“A Mirror of Our Culture: Sport and Society in America”
The “A Mirror of Our Culture: Sport and Society in America” conference is a distinctive, intimate and affordable three-day event that provides opportunities for sports academics and professionals working in sports-related fields to network and share their expertise about American sports. Stay tuned for information on our next conference.
The 2014 Conference
The 2014 conference was held on May 19-21, 2014.
The theme of the third “Sport and Society in America” conference was “Women in Sports.”
Keynote speakers this year included:
- Christine Brennan, award-winning sports columnist for USA Today
- Muffet McGraw, head coach of University of Notre Dame women’s basketball
- Julia Chase-Brand, MD, PhD, pioneer distance runner
The conference fee of $195 included access to all keynote speeches and concurrent sessions, the conference dinner, luncheons at Lambeau Field and St. Norbert College, and several coffee breaks daily.
Conference attendees were provided a guided tour of Lambeau Field, admission to the traveling exhibit “Linedrives and Lipstick: The Untold Story of Women’s Baseball,” and screenings of sports-related films.
To maintain an intimate atmosphere, total registration at the conference was limited to 200. Preference for registration was given to those giving papers and presentations.
If you have any questions about future conferences, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 920-403-3777.