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The Department of Sport Management hosted the 10th annual student research colloquium on Friday, April 5th in the Pond Inlet.
The day featured 11 oral presentations and four poster presentations from a mixture of undergraduate, master’s, and PhD students.
This year's student research colloquium incorporated 12 Brock presenters, along with students from Western, Waterloo, Laurentian, Windsor, and Cazenovia (NY) College also presenting their work.
The conference’s opening remarks were made by visiting scholar Dr. Geoff Dickson, Associate Dean (Research) in the Faculty of Health and Environmental Sciences, Auckland University of Technology, who shared his wisdom and advice from his experience as both a sport management practitioner and academic.
Attendees also learned a great deal from the keynote panel of industry experts Robert Hilson, Brock University; Dave Watkins, Hamilton Tiger-Cats; Robert Craig, Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment, who discussed the role research plays in each of their respective organizations.
The colloquium organizers would like to thank Dr. Dickson, Mr. Hilson, Mr. Watkins, and Mr. Craig for helping to make the day a tremendous success.