Careers in the Sports Industry Alumnae/i Panel


Thursday, November 9, 2017


7:00 pm


College Center 223-Multi Purpose Room

Are you interested in learning more about the sports industry? Do you have a career goal to work in sports? Opportunities within the sports industry are endless and include, among others: on-air talent, marketing and communications, data analytics, law, sales, videography and more! Attend this panel and networking reception to learn more about how you can translate your liberal arts background and love of sports into a career in the field. Paul Mifsud '95 will also discuss the MLB's diversity fellowship and internship program, which are currently posted on Handshake.

Confirmed panelists include (with more possibly in the works):

Katie Ferguson '13, Producer - Hot Takedown, FiveThirtyEight
Justin Hergianto '04, Senior Director - Digital & Print Marketing, ESPN
Melissa Lee '10, Sports Consulting, Creative Artists Agency
Paul Mifsud '95, VP & Deputy General Counsel - Labor Relations and Player Programs, Major League Baseball
Advance RSVP on Handshake is strongly encouraged to ensure enough refreshments are on hand for the networking reception. The panel will run from 7-8 pm in the College Center MPR and will be followed by a brief networking reception with our panelists.

This event is sponsored by the Career Development Office, the Office of Alumnae/i Affairs and Development, and Vassar RISE, Vassar College's student-athlete development program.

Susan Smith

Career Development Office