University of Colorado at Boulder

Other Event

Thursday September 22, 2011. 10:00 am. Old Main Chapel

Lecture: "Hitting a Home Run across the Pacific: Major League Baseball in East Asia," and Panel Discussion: "Strategy and Security: Sports in Sino-American Relations"

Timothy Oakes

Professor of Geography, CU-Boulder ; Director of CAS

Jim Small

Major League Baseball

Tim Weston

University of Colorado at Boulder

Tom Zeiller

University of Colorado at Boulder

Steve Thomas

University of Colorado at Denver

Jim Small, Major League Baseball's representative in Japan, will give a talk on the role of Major League Baseball in East Asia and in Sino-American relations specifically. His lecture will be followed by a panel discussion of CU faculty on sports in Sino-American relations. Panelists include Tim Oakes (CU-Boulder), Tim Weston (CU-Boulder), Tom Zeiler (CU-Boulder), and Steve Thomas (UCD).