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Former SEC Commissioner Mike Slive to speak at UA

Former Southeastern Conference Commissioner Mike Slive will speak at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 27, in Graves Hall 118 on The University of Alabama campus. The talk is free and open to the public. Slive will discuss his tenure as SEC commissioner, specifically addressing the evolving role of the media during his time.

UA’s Program in Sports Communication Will Host SEC Network Speaker

Ben May will discuss his role as senior director of sports management for the network.

NASCAR’s Integrated Marketing Communications Managing Director to Speak at UA

David Higdon will open students to the world of NASCAR at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, in 216 Reese Phifer. The event is free and open to the public. As the integrated marketing communications managing director of NASCAR, Higdon plays a major role in the development of communication strategies and in overseeing communication initiatives across the company. Higdon will discuss the initiatives UA’s Program in Sports Communication has established with NASCAR.

UA Sports Communication Symposium Set for Feb. 28

The Alabama Program in Sports Communication’s second annual symposium will be Feb. 28 at The University of Alabama.

UA Professors Will Discuss Sports and Native American Masculinity

The University of Alabama’s Women’s Resource Center and the Alabama Program in Sports Communication will co-host a panel discussion titled “Being Brave: Sports and Native American Masculinity.”

Sports Journalist Christine Brennan to Speak at UA

Christine Brennan’s talk, a University of Alabama Through the Doors event, will be titled “Sports in the 21st Century: Diversity at the Starting Line.”

UA Campus to Get a Taste of NASCAR

Fox Sports NASCAR analyst Larry McReynolds will provide an insider’s look at the sport with a speech and a question-and-answer session at The University of Alabama Oct. 17.

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