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Global Symposium on Sports and Society: Anti-Semitism and Sports

Global Symposium on Sports and Society Anti-Semitism and Sports


Wednesday, September 25, 2019
8:45 a.m.
5 p.m.

McGinley Campus Center
Fordham University, Rose Hill Campus
Bronx, NY

Registration required for all attendees.

Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way that little else does.– Nelson Mandela

Fordham's Global Symposium on Sports & Society will unite some of the world’s most iconic names in athletics, academics, and journalism to share a global perspective on the realities of anti-Semitism, its interface with sports, and strategies for changing the playing field. Presented in conjunction with Chelsea Football Club and New England Revolution’s Final Whistle on Hate campaign.


This event will feature opening remarks from Bruce Buck, chairman of Chelsea Football Club, along with keynote speakers Ross Greenburg, former president of HBO Sports; Ken Jacobson, deputy national director of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL); and Ron Mix, retired Hall of Fame NFL offensive tackle.

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Symposium Pricing

General Admission: $95
Fordham Alumni: $50
College & HS students: $10
Fordham staff, faculty, students: free of charge

Coffee, soft drinks, and snacks will be available throughout the day.
Pre-paid lunch options can be accessed during the registration process.

For questions, including information on group pricing, contact Ruth Diamond at

Thank you to our 2019 partners and supporters

New England Revolution Chelsea Football Club
Anti-Defamation League: Fighting Hate For Good Associated Press CO Communications: Marketing, Public Relations, Design USC Shoah Foundation: The Institute for Visual History and Education Hillels of Westchester Eden Wok Maccabi USA: Building Jewish Pride Through Sports Sports Business Institute Red Oak Transportation The Conversation Jewish Sports Heritage Association, Inc.