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Sports Bites: Some Heavy Hitters Connect on “Baseball as a Road to God”

Sports Bites: Some Heavy Hitters Connect on “Baseball as a Road to God”

Sports and Society Administrator April 24, 2013 0

President of NYU and author of Baseball as a Road to God, John Sexton, discusses America’s pastime as a path to faith and deeper experience of life with NYUSSP Chairman Arthur Miller, Rabbi David-Seth

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A Tour of CitiField with Mets Owner Fred Wilpon

A Tour of CitiField with Mets Owner Fred Wilpon

Sports and Society Administrator April 20, 2013 0

Our chairman, Arthur Miller, had the opportunity to get a first hand look at the Jackie Robinson Rotunda on game day with a guided tour from the owner himself, Fred Wilpon. Watch as the

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Milbank Tweed Forum: Concussions, Litigation and the Future of Football

Milbank Tweed Forum: Concussions, Litigation and the Future of Football

Sports and Society Administrator April 20, 2013 0

This piece was produced in conjunction with NYU Law School. The current concussion litigation against the National Football League in federal court in Philadelphia has been called by noted attorney and former baseball commissioner

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A Celebration of Jackie Robinson’s Legacy Shouldn’t Begin and End on April 15th

A Celebration of Jackie Robinson’s Legacy Shouldn’t Begin and End on April 15th

Wayne McDonnell April 17, 2013 0

Wayne McDonnell | Forbes.com April 16, 2013 Our very own Wayne McDonnell wrote this compelling piece on how baseball ought to be honoring the legacy of Jackie Robinson. “It seems as if the customary

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Terror, Sports & Mega Events

Terror, Sports & Mega Events

Sports and Society Administrator April 16, 2013 0

Watch our own Robert Boland discuss the role of terror at sporting events in the wake of the Boston Marathon tragedies. http://watch.bnn.ca/clip906837#clip

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Sports Bites: Arthur Miller and John Sexton Talk Baseball

Sports Bites: Arthur Miller and John Sexton Talk Baseball

Sports and Society Administrator April 15, 2013 0

We visited CitiField last week and our Chairman, Arthur Miller, and NYU President, John Sexton, talked about baseball, family, and Sexton’s new book, “Baseball as a Road to God&#

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Greinke’s Freakish Injury Will Not Deter the Dodgers from Spending $200 Million on Kershaw

Greinke’s Freakish Injury Will Not Deter the Dodgers from Spending $200 Million on Kershaw

Wayne McDonnell April 13, 2013 0

Wayne McDonnell | Forbes.com April 13, 2013 Our own Wayne McDonnell takes a look at Major League Baseball clubs willing to spend north of $100 million on top pitchers in the wake of the

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Sports Bites: Remembering Jackie Robinson

Sports Bites: Remembering Jackie Robinson

Sports and Society Administrator April 13, 2013 0

We visited CitiField last week and the owner of the New York Mets, Fred Wilpon treated us with the utmost hospitality. In this video watch as he sits down with a unique cast of

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Sports Bites: Arthur Miller and Fred Wilpon Talk Rachel and Jackie Robinson

Sports Bites: Arthur Miller and Fred Wilpon Talk Rachel and Jackie Robinson

Sports and Society Administrator April 12, 2013 0

Owner of the New York Mets, Fred Wilpon & our very own Arthur Miller talk about Rachel & Jackie Robinson from the owner’s box at Citifield

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Sports Bites: Arthur Miller and Kenneth Feinberg – Litigation in Sports

Sports Bites: Arthur Miller and Kenneth Feinberg – Litigation in Sports

Sports and Society Administrator April 11, 2013 0

Two great legal minds sit down to discuss various issues on litigation in sports. Hear about the NFL concussion issue, the prevalence of sports in the courts, the NCAA and more

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