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The Real Price of Winning at All Costs: A Discussion about Elite Cycling

As the professional cycling community continues to come to grips with doping confessions that have rocked the sport, The University of Texas at Austin College of Communication's Texas Program in Sports and Media (TPSM) will host its 2013 McGarr Symposium on Sports and Society, titled "The Real Price of Winning at All Costs: A Discussion…   » Continue Reading

Commentator Frank Deford to Discuss Intersection of Sports and Society at McGarr Symposium, April 1

Event:: Six-time "U.S. Sportswriter of the Year" winner Frank Deford will discuss the cultural trends he's seen over 50 years of covering sports as an author and commentator. The Deford speech is free and open to the public. There will be a question-and-answer period after the speech. When: 4 p.m., April 1. Where: The Texas…   » Continue Reading

Commentator Frank Deford to Discuss Intersection of Sports and Society at McGarr Symposium April 1

Six-time "U.S. Sportswriter of the Year" winner Frank Deford will discuss the cultural trends he's seen over 50 years of covering sports as an author and commentator at the McGarr Symposium on Sports and Society at 4 p.m., April 1 in the Texas Union Ballroom at The University of Texas at Austin.

The University of Texas at Austin Starts Program to Examine Intersection of Sports, Media and Culture

The College of Communication at The University of Texas at Austin has established the Texas Program in Sports and Media to foster interdisciplinary dialogue and research on sports, media and culture.