Topic: Mike Cramer

Sports and Race Experts Available to Discuss Texas Relays

April 4, 2011

The Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays take place April 6-9 on The University of Texas at Austin campus. This annual track and field event attracts athletes from Texas and across the country. Faculty members at the university are available to discuss racial discourse in American culture, the role of sports in the integration of America, underlying racial dimensions of safety concerns during the Texas Relays and other sports and race-related topics.

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Arthur Miller Dialogue on "Sports, Media and Race: The Impact on America"

Nov. 2, 2010

Panel Discussion: Journalism and Its Coverage of the Steroid Crisis in Sports, Oct. 18

Oct. 12, 2010

Event: Athletes have allegedly been using steroids and performance-enhancing drugs for more than 20 years, yet it's only over the past five years that the issue has received significant attention from sports journalists.

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Lance Armstrong, Drug Use in Elite Sports Topics of Lecture by Renowned Authority

Sept. 10, 2010

Event: Dr. Verner Moeller, a top international scholar at Denmark's Aarhus University, will be the guest speaker at The University of Texas at Austin's first McCraw Lecture of 2010-11.

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Baseball Front Offices Slow to Trust Independent Bloggers, Research Shows

Aug. 24, 2010

Independent bloggers represent the least trusted media type and are the most likely to be turned down for press pass requests, according to the first academic study to assess the sentiments of media-credentialing executives in sports organizations toward new media coverage.

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