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Field Studies: NFL Head Coach Hiring and Pathways in the Rooney Rule Era

The purpose of this report is to describe coach hiring and firing patterns and pipelines leading to head coaching and to expand our original analyses to include seasons from the start of the Rooney Rule.

Global Sport Institute National Snapshot Poll: Winter 2021

In this poll, we sought to discover the awareness of coaches and players of color in the NFL and the and identify perceptions and expectations for Super Bowl Sunday.

Mental Health Resources

Mental health issues are a real, but treatable illness, and you are not alone. If you are having thoughts of hurting yourself or need someone to talk to, please take action now by calling 1-800-273-8255 or by visiting suicidepreventionlifeline.org.

Equity in Sport: Public Perceptions of Equal Pay for Women and Men Athletes

In a 2020 poll of U.S. residents’ perspectives designed and analyzed by the Global Sport Institute at Arizona State University, we asked questions about equal pay for women and men athletes.

Global Sport Institute National Snapshot Poll: Fall 2020

This national survey was commissioned by the Global Sport Institute at Arizona State University and conducted by OH Predictive Insights via opt-in online platform. The sample size was 1,800 completed surveys, with a MoE of ± 2.31%.

Field Studies: A 10-Season Snapshot of NCAA Power Five Head Coaching Hires

The Global Sport Institute, with the help of the Paul Robeson Center for Innovative Academic and Athletic Prowess at the University of Central Florida, sought to answer one question: What can we say about hiring of head Coaches of Color by NCAA member institutions?

Documentary Study Guides: Jerry Chambers

In 1966, Jerry Chambers became the only collegiate basketball player to earn Most Outstanding Players without playing in the NCAA Finals. After playing for four seasons in the NBA, Chambers retired and began working for Los Angeles Parks and Recreation.

Documentary Study Guides: Still Got Game

Anita Ortega is no stranger to a challenge. Raised in South Los Angeles, she became the first in her family to go to college. She was a basketball star at UCLA and played for their 1978 national championship team.

Documentary Study Guides: Drive fast, go left...print parts?

Over the last decade, 3D printing has become a staple in NASCAR manufacturing and development. While 3D printing is still unreliable for the unforgiving race track, its efficiency and repeatability is critical to testing and advancing cars, equipment, and the event itself.