Jim Valvano - Don’t Ever Give Up!

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Tuesday, October 8, 2013 - 7:00pm
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Michelle BrimecombePresented by Michelle Brimecombe, assistant professor and program director of Sport Management

Jim Valvano has been known for his determination, motivation and spirit during his life. More than a simple college basketball coach, Valvano often reminded individuals not to give up on dreams. His most famous words “don’t give up…don’t ever give up” ring true to the hearts of millions of people. Although Valvano lost his battle with cancer, he reminds those in and out of sport to always push forward
no matter what.

Dr. Michelle Brimecombe is currently an Assistant Professor and the Sport Management Program Director at Cazenovia College. Dr. Brimecombe a native of the State of Maine earned her Ph.D. in Sport Management from Florida State University. At Cazenovia College she teaches and advises within the Management Division in a variety of sport related courses. Her specialty area is the organizational behavior within sport.

Visit the Great Minds / Great Ideas Lecture Series web page for more information about this lecture series.