Coming November 5 inside Champions!


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Celebrities, heroes, role models: Exploring the role of Athletes




Presentation by Jon Arakaki, Assitant Professor of Mass Communications at Suny Oneonta and Baseball Hall of Fame Volunteer



Friday, November 5 at 7pm

Free Admission




The presentation is focused on the many roles of athletes – as celebrities, heroes and role models – and discusses the role mass media plays in all this.  Arakaki will also discuss Binghamton’s presence at the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown.  Stick around after the discussion for a FREE planetarium show at Roberson.



Support provided by the general operations support grants from the United Cultural Fund, a program of the Broome County Arts Council; the Conrad and Virginia Klee Foundation; the Zoos, Botanical Gardens and Aquariums Program, administered by the New York State Office of Parks, Recreational, and Historical Preservation; and the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.