The Philip Merrill College of Journalism and the Shirley Povich Center for Sports Journalism will hold an online panel discussion from 7–8 p.m. tomorrow about the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the sports world.
Moderated by longtime national sports columnist and Professor of the Practice Kevin Blackistone, the panel will delve into topics such as actions taken by professional and collegiate leagues, the decision to postpone this summer’s Tokyo Olympics, coronavirus’ impact on both athletes and fans, and how the sports media has been covering the pandemic.
The panelists will be:
The conference will take place on Zoom, and registrants will receive a link to join tomorrow. Space is limited. RSVP here by noon tomorrow.
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