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Preserving Your Core While Evolving As A Leader: Wake Forest’s Ron Wellman

ADU visits with Anton Goff of St. John's, and Lenny Kaplan, of NJIT about developing a fan base in crowded markets such as New York and New Jersey.

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Cultivating A Culture That Affirms Your Values: Washington’s Jen Cohen

When I assumed the athletic director post in 2016, the University of Washington had been my home for nearly two decades, with much of that time spent in athletics development. I realized quickly that, despite being a familiar presence on campus, my colleagues and members of the local community expected some degree of change when

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Leading Through Intersections: Optimizing Leadership Ability, Growth And Productivity Via Inclusion

We rarely discuss 18th century philosophies, but Immanuel Kant’s theory on humanity, should operate as a foundational principle of inclusion within sport. In context with the intersection of leadership and inclusion, when we consider inclusion in our individualized spaces, we cannot simply talk about diversity and make grandiose gestures towards “inclusivity” without intentionality behind our

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Curiosity In Leadership: Georgia’s McGarity, Tulane’s Dannen & Winthrop’s Halpin

ADU visits with Anton Goff of St. John's, and Lenny Kaplan, of NJIT about developing a fan base in crowded markets such as New York and New Jersey.

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Athletic Director In Residence: Marquette’s Bill Scholl

Barry Alvarez, Director of Athletics at Wisconsin, discusses empowering each sport administrator with the responsibility of having a "short list" of viable and qualified candidates in the case of head coaching vacancy. On the topic of the communicating with staff, Coach Alvarez talks about the importance of every role on staff and communicating his expectations in a clear and direct manner, just as he did when he was leading the Badgers’ football program. Additional topics covered include recruiting, an AD’s relationship with his/her President/Chancellor, leadership styles, staff evaluation and advancement, the future of the industry and mor

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Why I Chose To Go From DI to DIII: UChicago’s McDermott & St. Thomas (MN)’s Esten

ADU visits with Anton Goff of St. John's, and Lenny Kaplan, of NJIT about developing a fan base in crowded markets such as New York and New Jersey.