Sport Management News
03/09/2015Sport Management Professor Alan Pogroszewski was selected as a poster presenter at the 2015 MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference (SSAC) February 27 and 28. His paper, “MLB Jock Tax Index: Quantifying the Monetary Value in After-Tax Dollars,” was selected as one of 20 finalists in the Research Paper Competition. Read More
12/05/2014On November 13, five students from St. John Fisher College participated in the 2014 NYU Diamond Dollars Baseball Case Competition presented by Cray and hosted by the NYU School of Professional Studies Tisch Institution for Sports Management, Media and Business. The Fisher team won first place. Read More
09/11/2014If Sport Management students walk by Dr. Todd Harrison’s office, they will see someone inside, but it won’t be him. Instead, they will see Dr. Jean McArdle from the Waterford Institute of Technology (WIT) in Waterford, Ireland, who has exchanged her faculty role with Harrison this semester. McArdle will teach some of Harrison’s classes here, while he has hit the ground running in Ireland teaching some of her course load. Read More
05/15/2014St. John Fisher College’s Sport Management Department culminated its 2013-2014 school year by recognizing four members of the senior class for their successes and awarding its Sport Manager of the Year award to Jamie Hammond, General Manager of Total Sports Experience. Read More
05/14/2014A total of 50 graduating seniors were honored on Friday, May 9, when students, their families and friends, faculty, and staff gathered in the Cleary Family Auditorium for the annual President’s Awards Ceremony. The awards were presented by Dr. Donald Bain and members of the Fisher faculty. Read More
03/21/2014On March 13, five students from the St. John Fisher College Sport Studies Department participated in the 2014 Diamond Dollars Case Competition, a statistics-based contest which takes place at the annual Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) Analytics Conference. Read More
03/19/2014They aren’t the top two Spring Break destinations for most college students, but they were for 21 students in Dr. Todd Harrison’s “International Cultures and Sport – England and Ireland” class this year. Read More
01/30/2014On Wednesday, February 5, the Sport Studies Department will hold events to celebrate the 28th Annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day (NWGSD), which will once again include an essay contest and a teeter-totter marathon. Read More
01/24/2014The morning of the Olympic opening ceremonies in Sochi, two Sport Management faculty members will serve as guest lecturers for the February First Friday Lecture, where they will take a look back at the 50-year history of the Olympic Games. Read More
01/21/2014The Rochester RazorSharks currently employ one St. John Fisher College sport management student, as well as six student interns. Read More
Majors Attend SEME Conference in Washington
Recently, Dr. Todd Harrison and Mr. Bryson took a group of students to Washington, DC for the annual SEME Conference held at the Washington Nationals Park. Speaking at this event were over 70 Sport Industry professionals from around the country including the Chief Marketing Officer of the NFL, Mark Waller, Sport Columnist Christine Brennan and David Abrutyn, Senior Vice President & Global Head of Consulting for IMG.
From L to R: Matt Mika, Kyle Semrau, Dr. Harrison, Mike Moran, AJ Corcoran, Mr. Bryson, Amira Sarkis and Laura Fien
Upcoming Sport Management Events
There are no Sport Management events scheduled at this time. Visit the complete campus calendar for more upcoming events.