This national academic conference, hosted by St. Norbert College and the Green Bay Packers, will be held May 26-28. To register go to
To maintain an intimate atmosphere, total registration at the conference will be limited to 300. Preference will be given to those giving papers and presentations. Since registration is now open, we recommend registering as soon as possible. Complete schedule of events can be found at http://www.snc.edu/sportandsociety/schedule.html
Keynote speakers include former National Football League commissioner Paul Tagliabue, sports, media and entertainment mogul Carl Vogel, Kevin Blackistone, national columnist for AOL FanHouse and panelist on ESPN's "Around the Horn," and Boise State University President Robert Kustra.
The conference will also include a gallery exhibition of the finest American sports photography, and a juried festival of sports-themed films and videos. Submissions for the gallery exhibition and the film festival are currently being accepted at:
This first-of-its-kind partnership between an NFL team and an institution of higher education will bring together academics and business professionals from around the country. St. Norbert College will be publishing the proceedings following the conference.
Kevin G. Quinn, Ph.D.
Divisional Associate Dean, Division of the Social Sciences
Professor of Economics
Conference Director, "A Mirror to Our Culture:
Sport and Society in America" www.snc.edu/sportandsociety
St. Norbert College
100 Grant Street
De Pere, WI 54115
(920) 403-3081 phone
(920) 403-4098 fax
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