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Coming November 5 inside Champions!

 

arakaki talk - First Friday - November

 

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 Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.