Marketa Kubickova was elected vice president of the ICHRIE (International Council on Hotel, Restaurant,
and Institutional Education) Southeast, Central & South American (SECSA) Federation.
Armen Shaomian delivered the keynote address at the Innovation in Music Conference at the Royal
College of Music in Stockholm, Sweden.
Numerous Sport and Entertainment Management faculty members and Ph.D. students presented their research at the 2022 North American Society for Sport Management Conference in Buckhead, Georgia.
Students Grace Laria (Sport and Entertainment Management major), Courtney McKinney (Retailing with emphasis in Fashion Merchandising and Digital Innovations major,
Sport and Entertainment Management minor), Maya Michiko (Interdisciplinary Studies major) and DeJean Williams (Hospitality Management major) are the 2022 recipients of the College of HRSM Internship
Support Scholarship, which was created to provide financial support to students who
have secured a competitive internship that provides valuable career experience but
DJ Hauben (Sport and Entertainment Management, ‘22) began an internship in the legal department
at Major League Soccer (MLS) headquarters in New York City. DJ will be attending Sandra
Day O'Connor College of Law at Arizona State University in the fall, working to earn
her J.D. and master's in Sports Law and Business concurrently.
Kevin Hellman (Sport and Entertainment Management, ‘14) started a new position as senior account
manager with Hirschfeld Marketing Solutions.
Emma Dickenson (Retailing - Fashion Merchandising and Digital Innovations, ‘21) was promoted to
manager at Fab’rik Lexington.
Brittany Rochester (Sport and Entertainment Management, ‘21) was promoted to junior membership development
specialist with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Kelsie Hegarty (Hospitality Management, ‘17) started a new position as manager, meetings and events
with the Consumer Brands Association.