Christine Brennan to Appear on “Conversations from St. Norbert College” Television Show

Beginning Friday, July 4

From St. Norbert College, June 20, 2014
by Mike Counter, mike.counter@snc.edu, 920-403-3089

Christine Brennan, considered the country's most widely read female sports journalist, will be the guest on the July "Conversations from St. Norbert College" television show hosted by founding dean of the Donald J. Schneider School of Business and Economics, Kevin Quinn. They will discuss the sports world through her lens.

Brennan is an award-winning sports columnist for USA Today, an ABC News and ESPN commentator, an NPR Morning Edition contributor, a best-selling author and a nationally known speaker. Twice named one of the country's top 10 sports columnists by the Associated Press' sports editors, she has covered 14 consecutive Olympic games, summer and winter.

She is the author of seven books. Her 2006 sports memoir, "Best Seat in the House," was the first father-daughter memoir written by a sportswriter. Her 1996 best-seller, "Inside Edge," was named one of the top 100 sports books of all time by Sports Illustrated.

New "Conversations" shows appear the first Friday of each month. The series airs on TWCT Time Warner Cable Television Channel 4 in Green Bay, Howard/Suamico and Seymour; Channel 4 in the Fox Cities; Channel 2 in Neenah/Menasha; and on NET cable Channel 46 in Pulaski.

The show also airs on St. Norbert College Channel 5 in De Pere, Ashwaubenon and Bellevue on Sundays at 9:30 a.m., Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. and Thursdays at 6:30 p.m.

The show can also be seen on Wisconsin on Demand (WIoD), Time Warner Cable's local video-on-demand channel (411). It is available free to Time Warner Cable's digital customers in 70 communities in northeast Wisconsin.

"Conversations from St. Norbert College" also airs in Algoma, Clintonville, Columbus, Delavan, Elkhorn, Fitchburg and surrounding areas, Hortonville, Jefferson County, Lake Mills, Marshfield, Milwaukee, New London, Oconomowoc, Sevastopol, Sturgeon Bay, Waukesha, Waupaca, Whitewater, Wisconsin Rapids, the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and Temple University Television, TUTV, Philadelphia, Pa.

PEG (Public, Education and Government) community television stations can download "Conversations from St. Norbert College" for their own stations by going to the PEGMedia website.

For more information or to watch the program online, visit the website, http://www.snc.edu/communications/conversations.