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A Sports Documentary and Round Table Discussion

When

Apr. 1, 2014, 4pm to 6pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Auditorium

Description

A Sports Documentary and Round Table Discussion

The Hank Greenspun School of Journalism and Media Studies and the UNLV Women of Excellence invites you to attend a talk titled, "Media Coverage & Female Athletes: Women Play Sports, Just Not in the Media" with Filmmaker Nicole LaVoi.

Nicole M. LaVoi, Ph.D has been a senior lecturer in the area of social and behavioral sciences in the School of Kinesiology at the University of Minnesota since 2005, where she is also the associate director of the Tucker Center for Research on Girls & Women in Sport.

After the film she will join Professors Rob Bellamy and Nancy Lough for a discussion of women, sports, and media. Professor Bellamy is a visiting professor of media and sports at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas and Professor Lough is president of the sports marketing association and director of marketing in the College of Education at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public.

Contact information

Name: Lawrence Mullen
Office: GUA 2142
Phone: 702-895-4491
E-mail: lawrence.mullen@unlv.edu

Event Sponsor

Hank Greenspun School of Journalism and Media Studies and the UNLV Women of Excellence