#COSMA2020: Equity, Diversity and Learning Assessment
Hosts: Louisiana State University and Southeastern Louisiana University
Baton Rouge, LA * February 6-7, 2020
Thursday, February 6, 2020
12pm Conference Registration
1pm Welcome to Baton Rouge!
1:15pm Keynote Speaker, Dr. Gianina Baker, Assistant Director, National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment (NILOA)
2:00pm Comprehensive Exam? Debate, Discussion, Details
Dr. Soojin Kim, Kutztown University
Dr. Hal Walker, Dr. Anthony Weaver, Dr. Shaina Dabbs, Dr. Young Do Kim, Elon University
3:00pm Networking Break
3:30pm Tour of Tiger Stadium and Facilities
5:00pm - 8:00pm Happy Hour/Networking/Dinner
Friday, February 7, 2020
Complimentary Breakfast served at the Cook Hotel
8:00 - 8:45am Day 2
From Faculty to Administration: Sport Management on the Rise - panel discussion
Dr. Heath Hooper, Dean, Shorter University - Moderator
Dr. Curt Laird, Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs, Columbus State Community College
Dr. Jennifer Kane, Associate Dean, University of North Florida
Dr. Jeff Briggs, Dean, North Greenville University
Dr. Clay Stoldt, Associate Dean, Wichita State University
Dr. Darlene Kluka, Dean, Barry University (retired)
8:45am - 9:15am Networking Break
9:15am - 11:30am Breakout sessions - Research, Professional Development, Accreditation Process
Track 1 - Research
9:15am - 9:40am "Sport Management Online Education: A View Toward the Future"
9:50am - 10:15am "Faculty Salaries in Sport Management: Results and Utility of the 2019 COSMA Survey"
10:25am - 10:50am "Perception is Reality: Understanding Faculty Views on Diversity and Inclusion within Sport Management Higher Education Programs"
11:00am - 11:25am "Building Student Confidence in Career Readiness by Engaging in Sport Management Internships for Students at a Historically Black University"
Track 2 - Professional Development
9:15am - 10:00am "Flipgrid Technology: Engaging Students in Kinesiology and Sports Administration"
10:10am - 10:55am "Examining the Importance of Professional Development"
11:05am - 11:30am "Doctoral Student and Master's Research Assistantship Recruiting: Tip for Developing Recruitment Information, Open Houses, and Websites"
Track 3 - COSMA Accreditation Process
9:15am - 10:00am "Planning for and Implementing your Outcomes Assessment Plan"
10:10am - 10:55am "Building Better Rubrics for SLO Quantification"
11:05am - 11:45am "Guidelines to Adequately Prepare for the Self-Study Document"
11:45pm - 1:00pm Lunch and Cossy Awards * Chi Sigma Mu (CSM) Student Honor Society Induction * Hall of Fame Awards Induction
1:15pm - 4:45pm Breakout sessions - Research, Professional Development, Accreditation Process
Track 1: Research
1:15pm - 1:40pm "Using Research on Student-Athletes’ Mental Health to Link Sport Management Programs with Athletic Departments"
1:50pm - 2:15pm "First-Generation Sport Management Students’ Perceptions of Holistic Support in Higher Education"
2:10pm - 2:35pm "Using Debate in the Sport Management Classroom"
2:25pm - 2:50pm "Just a Handshake? Accessing Outcomes using a Career Services Platform"
Track 2: COSMA Professional Development
1:15pm - 2:00pm "Workforce Needs Survey- How to Use Data to Guide Decisions"
2:10pm - 2:55pm "Gender Equity in Sport Management Academic Program Enrollment: Generating a Dialogue Through Faculty Perspectives"
Track 3: COSMA Accreditation Process
1:15pm - 2:00pm "Think Globally and be Inclusive: How to Successfully Cover Principle 7.5. (Diversity) and Principle 7.6 (International Sport) in your Self-Study"
2:10pm - 2:50pm "Making the Most of Your Sport Management Advisory Board"
2:50pm - 3:10pm Networking Break
Track 1: Research (Section 1)
3:10pm - 3:35pm "Using Student Advisory Boards to Enhance Learning & Program Assessment in Sport Management"
3:45pm - 4:10pm "Filling in The Gaps of Project-based Curriculum with Professional Engagement"
4:20pm - 4:45pm "How Inclusive Excellence Can Influence Alumni and Student Interactions"
Track 1: Research (Section 2)
3:10pm - 3:35pm "A Content Analysis of Practical Internship Experiences in Sport Management"
3:45pm - 4:10pm - "Weaving Sport and Culture throughout Sport Management Curriculum"
4:20pm - 4:45pm - "Weaving Partnerships to Meet Co-/Curricular Goals"
Track 2: COSMA Professional Development
3:10pm - 3:35pm "Working to Live or Living to Work: Sharing a Mindfulness-Based Approach to a Work-Life Balance"
3:40pm - 4:05pm "Discussing Diversity Across the Curriculum: Meeting Students Where They Are"
4:15pm - 5:00pm "Turning Your Abstract into a Publication"
4:45pm Conference Adjourns - safe travels!! (aka: Talk to Heather)