Sports Management News

Six Students Awarded Innovation Scholarships

The School of Professional Studies has awarded a $2,000 Innovation Scholarship to six students who have demonstrated strong academic performance as well as professional promise as leaders in their field.

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Winning Yankees Aren't Faring Nearly as Well at the Ticket Office

Vince Gennaro, Director of the Master of Science in Sports Management program, weighs in on the approach to the premium pricing strategy of the Yankees.

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STEM Family Day Features Hands-On Science Experiments and Workshops

STEM Family Day featured hands-on science experiments, workshops taught by Columbia faculty, and a guest talk from Astronaut and Columbia Engineering Professor of Professional Practice Mike Massimino.

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How Columbia Scores With FC Bayern Munich

The Master of Science in Sports Management program’s partnership with FC Bayern Munich continues to grow. Here is the latest on how the program and the team are working together to bring best-in-class examples and case studies into the classroom.

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How China Is the Newest Market For American Sports

American sports is making inroads in the Chinese market, and Sports Management's companion degree program with the Guanghua School of Management at Peking University in Beijing, China is just one part of this story.

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Sports Management Students Bring Analytics To Major League Soccer

In a partnership with sports analytics firm Opta, Analytics in Global Sport students had one week to use data to take a Major League Soccer team "above the red line."

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NFL’s Andrew Hawkins Has a New Sports Management Master's Degree

On Monday, May 15, the School of Professional Studies added an NFL player to its alumni ranks: Sports Management Master of Science Andrew Hawkins.

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Listen to Sports Management Faculty Steven Mandis on the BBC

In a new audio documentary on Real Madrid, Sports Management faculty Steven Mandis takes us inside the club's operations from the fans to the owners, showing how the club succeeds in sports and business.

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Vince Gennaro Discusses the Secret Trick of Baseball's Finest Pitchers on MLB

Vince Gennaro, the program director in Sports Management, discusses the how baseball pitchers use "tunneling" to strike out batters on MLB Now.

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How Much Is Chicago Cubs Executive Theo Epstein Worth?

Vince Gennaro, Director of the Master of Science in Sports Management program at Columbia University, appears on MLB Now to discuss the contract for the Chicago Cubs' President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein, who's gotten the perennial losers tantalizingly close to a World Series ring.

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