ISSSSC News

Interim ISSSSC Director Named

San Jose State University's Institute for the Study of Sport, Society and Social Change is pleased to name SJSU Professor of Sport Sociology and Sport Psychology Ted Butryn as its interim director.

2018-02-07T21:52:35+00:00September 15, 2017|

In the Media

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Jim Brown Help SJSU Announce Launch of New Institute

SAN JOSE (KRON) — Sports legends like Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Jim Brown helped San Jose State University announce the opening of a new Institute for the Study of Sport, Society and Social Change this week. SJSU held a star-studded town hall meeting to celebrate the launch, featuring panel discussions by athletes and management from the NBA, NFL, NHL and the Olympics at the Hammer Theatre Center on campus. SJSU alumnus and record-setting discus thrower Harry Edwards co-founded the Olympic Project for Human Rights in 1967 with Tommie Smith and John Carlos. The two icons stars joined a group

2018-01-24T21:57:06+00:00January 26, 2017|