“Leadership and Globalization in Sports” with former NFL Commissioner Paul Tagliabue
- Thursday, Nov. 13, 2008, 7:30 p.m.
- Dole Institute of Politics, KU campus, Lawrence
- Cost: Free
- Age limit: All ages
Paul Tagliabue served as the Commissioner (CEO) of the National Football League from 1989 until September 1, 2006. He will discuss his time as NFL commissioner (1989 to Sept. 2006) and how globalization is affecting the sports world.This event is free and open to the public.The Dole Institute Leadership and Globalization in Sports series will look into broader aspects of sports than who won or what the national rankings are. It will explore issues like sports leadership, doping, sports as a universal language to bridge political gaps, globalization of various sports and other similar topics. Guests will include individuals from athletic backgrounds whose roles have required them to think in a more big picture oriented way towards sports and their impact around the world.