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November 14, 2019

Today we salute one of the newest team members to join the Global Sport Institute. Dr. Gallagher is a U.S. Army veteran and a Tillman Scholar, whose work explores service-related conditions and transitions in military veterans.

November 10, 2019

As we honor another Veterans Day and Arizona State University celebrates Salute to Service Week, the Global Sport Institute took a look at the new Army Combat Fitness Test (ACFT) that is soon to be implemented by the United States Military come 2020.

November 6, 2019

An ever-growing divide over athlete activism has made the country ripe for what some call "plastic patriotism."

November 5, 2019

Learn more about Karina Bohn and her creative vision to help shape the Global Sport Institute.

Luke Brenneman, center in red and black, turned to cross country when his delayed puberty made contact sports too difficult. He is seen here running amongst many other teens.

November 2, 2019

In this second installment of the series and project Sport Embodied, Dr. Brenneman blends his experiences, others’ experiences, and experts’ insights to help us better understand how our bodies, identities, and athletic ability affect each other.

October 11, 2019

With the exciting new announcement of our sport innovation challenge with Phoenix Rising FC, we want to introduce you to the member of our team who heads up our innovation programs.

Victor Ocando with players from the Phoenix Rising Football Club

October 9, 2019

The desire to compete despite cerebral palsy brought lawyer and adaptive athlete Victor Ocando to combine his love for sport and the law into a career. Voices is a series of first-person essays from people across the sport spectrum.

A screen capture from the Phoenix Rising Venture Challenge promotional video

October 8, 2019

Global Sport Institute and Phoenix Rising FC partner to launch sport innovation challenge with up to $15,000 in venture funding.

October 7, 2019

Introducing a new series: Sport Embodied — Understanding Athletic Identities

October 3, 2019

The Global Sport Institute at ASU and Ability360 invited the community to celebrate and learn about the diverse bodies of sport.

October 1, 2019

At our Sport for Every Body, we want to defy typical perceptions of what an “athletic body” looks like, and to share with the community a fun and inclusive opportunity for all body types to participate in sport.

September 5, 2019

The Global Sport Institute launched the theme year of “Sport and the Body” to thoroughly examine timely issues impacting sport.