Tonight, October 19th, at 5pm PST / 8pm EST, a lecture: “Facing Off Over Facebook: The Impact of Social Media on Women Sports” is going to be broadcast LIVE online from the Tucker Center at the University of Minnesota. http://www.cehd.umn.edu/tuckercenter/lecture/default.html.
Nicole Lavoi of the Tucker Center, blogger behind One Sport Voice, is helping to organize a Distinguished Lecture Series which inclues Marie Hardin, blogger behind Sports, Media and Society / Associate Professor of Journalism and Associate Director of the John Curley Center for Sports Journalism at Penn State University. Other speakers will include Rachel Blount, sports reporter and columnist for the Star Tribune, as well as Angela Ruggiero, one of the most accomplished women’s hockey players in the world.
Here’s the link: http://www.cehd.umn.edu/tuckercenter/lecture/default.html
Follow the Tucker Center on Twitter: http://twitter.com/tuckercenter
Nicole Lavoi’s blog: http://nicolemlavoi.com/
Marie Hardin’s blog: http://sportsmediasociety.blogspot.com/
I know I’ll be watching!