Past Events

Virtual Panel: Impact of COVID-19 on Sports
Mar 26, 2020

Virtual Panel: Impact of COVID-19 on Sports

On Wednesday, April 1 the Povich Center will host a virtual panel on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the sports world.

Experts consider the future of sports news
Mar 6, 2020

Experts consider the future of sports news

At the Povich Center’s March 4 panel — titled “Newspapers and Sports Departments: What is the Future?” — news executives and educators gathered to discuss the changing newspaper industry and to take up the question: What’s next?

March 4: Newspapers: What’s the Future?
Feb 19, 2020

March 4: Newspapers: What’s the Future?

Join experts in the industry for a panel discussion of the future of newspapers and their sports departments. The event will take place at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 4, in Knight Hall’s Eaton Theater.

Feb. 5: Stealing Signs: The Scandal Rocking Baseball
Feb 2, 2020

Feb. 5: Stealing Signs: The Scandal Rocking Baseball

Join the Povich Center at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, for a panel on the sign-stealing scandal that has consumed Major League Baseball this offseason. ESPN’s Tim Kurkjian will headline the discussion.

Video: The Great American Sports Page at the Newseum
Jan 13, 2020

Video: The Great American Sports Page at the Newseum

A panel of sports writers, columnists and editors gathered at the Newseum on Dec. 7 to discuss great sports journalism and great sports journalists of past and present. Watch the program in full.

Dec. 7: The Great American Sports Page
Nov 25, 2019

Dec. 7: The Great American Sports Page

A number of the nation’s top sports writers, columnists and editors will gather in the Newseum’s Knight TV Studio Dec. 7 to discuss what makes great sports journalism and who are the great sports journalists of the past and present.