Fourth International Conference on Sport and Society

  • 13–15 June 2013
  • University Center, Chicago, USA

At A Glance...

3

Days of paper presentations, workshops/interactive sessions, posters, and colloquia.

145+

Delegates from all over the world who attended the Fourth International Conference on Sport and Society.

20

Countries represented.

Plenary Speakers

The Fourth International Conference on Sport and Society featured plenary sessions by some of the world’s leading thinkers and innovators in the field.

Jean Côté

Jean Côté

Professor & Director, School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Queen’s University at Kingston, Canada

“The Structure of Youth Sport: Pressures and Possibilities”

Joy Gaston Gayles

Joy Gaston Gayles

Associate Professor, College of Education, North Carolina State University, USA

"Pay for Play: A Moral Dilemma for Higher Education"

Herbie Hoffman

Herbie Hoffman

Co-founder, Championship Teams, USA

"Coaching Student-Athletes, Developing Tomorrow's Leaders"

Ryan Squire

Ryan Squire

Associate Athletic Director for Compliance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

"NCAA rules: Protecting student-athletes or protecting profits?"

Graduate Scholar Awardees

For each conference, a small number of Graduate Scholar Awards are given to outstanding graduate students who have an active academic interest in the conference area. The Award with its accompanying responsibilities provides a strong professional development opportunity for graduate students at this stage in their academic careers. The 2013 Graduate Scholar Awardees are listed below.

Nalani Butler

Nalani Butler

University of Tennessee, US

Annie Casta

Annie Casta

University of Miami, US

Sarah Cobourn

Sarah Cobourn

University of Technology, Australia

Olesya Nedvetskaya

Olesya Nedvetskaya

University of Glasgow, UK

Taryn Price

Taryn Price

Middle Tennessee State University, US

Mark Siemon

Mark Siemon

University of New Mexico, US

Robert Turpin

Robert Turpin

University of Kentucky, US

Candice Williams

Candice Williams

Sam Houston State Universality, US