Critics Question Nike's Influence at University of Oregon
by Scott M. Reid, Staff writer, The Orange County Register October 2014
The university, said economics professor Bill Harbaugh, has had a series of presidents and administrators "who have rolled over for Phil."
U. of Minnesota Invites Redskins to Nicknames Debate
by Maura Lerner, Staff Writer, Star Tribune October 2014
The debate is part of a series of educational events about American Indian heritage that the U has scheduled in the run-up to the Nov. 2 game, which has drawn protests over the use of the Redskins nickname.
The Top Five Reasons You Should Attend #ABCOrlando
by Michael Gaio September 2014
With so many exciting events - the fall's largest athletic and fitness trade show, continuing education opportunities, facility tours and networking receptions - we've outlined the top five reasons to join us for the 33rd annual Athletic Business Conference & Expo in Orlando.
Dallas Mavs Unveil First-Ever Crowdsourced Uniform
by Michael Gaio September 2014
Whether you've seen him on the hit show "Shark Tank" or hollering on the sidelines during NBA games, it's clear that Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban likes to do things differently. So when it came time for his team to freshen up its alternate uniforms, the team turned to their fans.
HOK to Acquire 360 Architecture
by AB Editors August 2014
NEW YORK – HOK announced it has agreed to acquire the award-winning design firm 360 Architecture, re-establishing HOK as a global leader in sports and entertainment facility design and giving the firm a significant new presence in Kansas City.
Congratulations to Our Reader Survey Contest Winner!
by Michael Gaio May 2014
Athletic Business would like to congratulate Vicky Jaeger, the winner of our reader survey contest. Vicky is the director or recreational services at Luther College in Decorah, Iowa, and a longtime AB reader. A new GoPro Hero 3+ will be delivered to Vicky, who was chosen at random after completing the reader survey we hosted on our website last week.
Red Cross Launches Campaign to Cut Drowning Rate in 50 Cities
by Super User May 2014
Source: Red Cross
Washington DC – May 20, 2014 - The American Red Cross today launched a new national campaign to reduce the drowning rate by 50 percent in 50 cities over the next three to five years.
Athletic Business Reader Response Survey
by AB Staff May 2014
Help us better serve you. Kindly respond to our E-News readership survey by May 16 and you will be eligible for a drawing to win a GoPro Hero3+.
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by Athletic Business Media, Inc. May 2014
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Help Us Choose Our June Cover
by AB Staff April 2014
The June issue of Athletic Business will be our 27th annual Architectural Showcase, featuring the best new facilities in athletics, fitness and recreation from around North America. With so many outstanding projects to choose from, deciding which one to put on the cover is a difficult task. That's why we're asking for your help.