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Muhammad Ali quote June 10, 2016
Muhammad Ali – the G.O.A.T., For This Generation Only

Yesterday was Muhammad Ali’s funeral. He passed away on Shabbat, so I had time to privately deal with the news. 2016 has been a devastating year in terms of deaths of iconic figures. However Muhammad’s death was different. He had been ailing for quite a few years and it’s like the Creator has finally decided […]

March 3, 2016
Win Or Lose, The Mountaineers Are #1 In My Book

Ok, this post is going to be quick. I just want to formally say how proud I am of WVU’s Men’s Basketball team this year! Not only are they doing a fantastic job on the court, but they’ve carried on the tradition of representing the state of West Virginia in the best light possible. See? […]

March 28, 2013
6 Reasons To Cheer For FGCU (Even If You Aren’t A Sports Fan)

I got the pleasant surprise of my life last weekend when I heard that Florida Gulf Coast University (where I recently earned my MBA) was not only in the 2013 NCAA Men’s Basketball tournament, but that they had advanced into the Sweet Sixteen! Not to pat myself on the back or anything (especially since I […]

no football March 1, 2013
4 Reasons Why Florida Gulf Coast University Does Not Need Football

No question about it, I enjoy watching football; especially if the WVU Mountaineers or the Pittsburgh Steelers happen to be playing. When I started graduate school at Florida Gulf Coast University in 2009, I remember the buzz about the new university president seriously looking into starting a football program at the 12 year-old university. Two […]

2012 Discover Orange Bowl January 5, 2012
2012 Orange Bowl Champions (A Marketing Dream)

First of all, I would like to say “congratulations” to the Mountaineers on an amazing victory over Clemson last night! 😀 Without a doubt, college athletic programs add a lot to a college’s brand, like it or not. They also help to bring a school’s name out into the spotlight, which in turn helps to bolster […]