The Power of Sport: A Conversation on Business, Race and Sports
Claire Smith, a sports writer and ESPN news editor, will deliver the keynote address at the fourth annual event. The symposium also will feature a panel discussion with former KU athletes. This year's event is presented in conjunction with the celebration of the 50th season of intercollegiate women's athletics at KU.
6 p.m. — Interview with:
- Lafayette Norwood, former KU basketball assistant coach
- Darnell Valentine, KU All-American and former student-athlete
7 p.m. — Keynote address
The event is free and open to the public, but registration is required. Register to attend.
Co-sponsored by the Office of the Chancellor, Office of the Provost, Office of Multicultural Affairs, K Club, KU Alumni Association, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences, School of Journalism and Mass Communications, the Departments of African & African American Studies; American Studies; and Health, Sport, and Exercise Sciences; and the Sport Management program.