Conference Presentations
NASSM

Anaza, E. & McDowell, J. (May, 2014). Girls and Sport Participation: Dealing with Matters of Sexism by Adopting Athletic Gender Equity Policies. Paper to be presented at the North American Society for Sport Management Conference, Pittsburgh, PA. 

Anaza, E. (March, 2014). Employ Sport and Title IX in Nigeria as Catalysts for Change. 8th Annual Diversity Conference- Engaging Community: Creating Change, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA.

Anaza, E. (November, 2013). Combating Issues of Sex Discrimination in Athletics by Employing an Equity Policy Similar to Title IX in Nigeria. Paper to be presented at the 2nd Annual International Conference on Africa and its Diaspora (AICAID), Athens, GA. 

Anaza, E., & McDowell, J. (September, 2013). The possible implementation and enforcement of an athletic gender equity policy in Nigeria to enhance female performance. Paper presented at the Mid-American Alliance for African Studies Conference, College Station, TX. 

Baltazar, M. (March, 2014). Internationalizing Higher Education: Best Practices Addressing Inclusion of an Increasing International Diverse Audience of Students. Annual Diversity Conference- Engaging Community: Creating Change, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA. ICHRIE

Choi, D.W., & Chatfield, H. (2014). Agency or stewardship? Fiscal and non-fiscal leadership attributes influence on capital structure of the U.S. lodging firms. ICHRIE Conference, San Diego, California.

Choi, D.W., Shonk, D.J., & Bravo, G. (October, 2013). Exploring cultural dimensions within the context of sport tourism: Factors influencing purchase decision, satisfaction and intent to return. Poster presented at the 2013 Global Sport Management Summit: Embracing Sport Tourism, October 26, 2013, Tamsui, Taiwan. 

Foucar-Szocki, R. F. & Marrin, N.D. (2014, August), Inclusion versus Accessibility, A Workshop, ICHRIE Conference, San Diego, CA. 

Marrin, N. D., (2014, December, Accepted) Managing Your Time in Age of Greater Connections and Fewer Resources, Virginia Recreation and Park Society, Hot Springs, VA. 

Pate, J. R., & Mirabito, T. (2015, February, Accepted). Finding their spot: Exploring TV commercial content during NBC Sports Network’s broadcast of the 2012 London Paralympic Games. 2015 Global Sport Business Association Conference. Bahamas.

Mirabito, T., Pate, J. R., DeWaele, C., & Hardin, R. (2015, February, Accepted). Social (media) responsibility: MLB’s use of Twitter in response to crisis. 2015 Global Sport Business Association Conference. Bahamas.

Pate, J. R., & Mirabito, T. (May, 2014). Spirit in ‘Motion’: An exploration of NBC’s broadcast coverage of the 2012 Paralympic Games. 2014 North American Society for Sport Management Conference. Pittsburgh, PA. 

Pate, J. R., & Shonk, D. J. (May, 2014). A student experiential learning trip: Exploring the motivations for volunteering at the Super Bowl. 2014 North American Society for Sport Management Conference. Pittsburgh, PA. 

Hardin, R., Pate, J. R., & Mirabito, T. (Accepted May, 2014). Apply principles of event management using a student-operated golf tournament. Teaching and Learning Fair, 2014 North American Society for Sport Management Conference. Pittsburgh, PA.

Biever, R., Ford, C., Jackman, S., Kent, E., Malik, A., & Pate, J. R. (March, 2014). Invisible athletes: The ongoing search for why Paralympic sport is not visible in the United States. Muhammad Ali Center Athletes and Social Change Forum. Louisville, KY. 

Pate, J. R., Wilson, C. H., & Roulier, R. (March, 2014). More than just Coach: Exploring the experiences of volunteer mentors for at-risk youth. Muhammad Ali Center Athletes and Social Change Forum. Louisville, KY. 

Pippert, T. L. (2014, August 1). International  Conference of Hotel, Restaurant and Industrial Educators, "Create a Team Learning Environment through WordPress," ICHRIE, San Diego, CA.

Pippert, T. L. (2014, March). NENA-ICHRIE, "Using WordPress to Create Online Documentation for Team-Based Learning," ICHRIE, Atlantic City, New Jersey.

Shonk, D.J. (February, 2014). Dimensions influencing purchase decision in international sport tourism. Presentation made at the International Workshop on Sports Management. Sports Authority of India: Lakshmibai National College of Physical Education, Thiruvanathapuram, Kerala, India.

Wallace Carr, J.  (2014). Is graduate school right for you? NIRSA Region II Annual Conference, Richmond, VA. (October, 2014).

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Moran, T., Taliaferro, A., & Pate, J. R. (2014). Confronting barriers to physical activity programming for people with disabilities: Proposing the Empowerment Model. Quest, 66, 396-408.

Larkin, B., Cottingham II, M., & Pate, J. R. (2014). Exploring the legitimacy of wheelchair basketball as an NCAA emerging sport. Journal for the Study of Sports and Athletes in Education, 8, 168-185.

Sanderson, J., Hardin, R., & Pate, J. R. (2014). Embracing the culture of winning in big-time college football: Exploring how fans reinforce coaching power. Journal of Issues in Intercollegiate Athletics, 7, 114-131.

Pate, J. R., Ruihley, B. J., & Mirabito, T. (2014). Displaying disability: A content analysis of person-first language on NCAA Bowl Championship Series college athletic department websites. Journal of Applied Sport SM Education JournalManagement, 6(1), 1-24. 

Wozencroft, A. J., Pate, J. R., & Griffiths, H. K. (2014). Experiential learning and its impact on students’ attitudes toward youth with disabilities. Journal of Experiential Education.

Sato, M., Jordan, J.S., & Funk, D.C. (Accepted, August 2014). Distance running event and life satisfaction: A longitudinal study. Journal of Sport Management.

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