School of Sport, Recreation, and Tourism Management

SRTM Faculty News


David K. Wiggins and Chris Elzey Win Best Edited Collection for "D.C. Sports"

June 9, 2016

David K. Wiggins and Chris Elzey received the North American Society for Sport History (NASSH) award for the Best Edited Collection for their book, DC Sports: The Nation’s Capital at Play. The anthology explores the multi-faceted ways in which sport, both amateur and professional, female and male, forms an important part of urban life. It addresses race, class, and gender in addition to ‘fandom, the power of the press, and politics.’ Read more...

Celebrating Black History in Sports

February 12, 2016

David K. Wiggins has spent his 36 years in higher education, first at Kansas State and now George Mason, researching and writing about the history of sport, especially regarding the interconnection among race, sport, and American culture.


Groundbreaking Study Reveals Huge Economic Impact of Local Parks

December 7, 2015

Mason releases results of a groundbreaking study on the economic impact of regional and local parks. Read more...

In the News: Maggie Daniels

October 29, 2015

The consumer finance website WalletHub features Maggie Daniels discussing the outlook for the winter travel season. Read more...