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Adam Bienstock started playing football as a freshman at Dwight Englewood High School. He played for four years then played as a freshman and sophomore at Ithaca College before deciding to hang up his cleats. His career was similar to those of the hundreds of thousands who play college football and the millions who play at the high school level: he never played on a championship team and he...

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ITHACA, NY — Suppose your son or daughter has just been brought home from an athletic field with a concussion, complains of being tired and wants to go to sleep. Should you let...

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 ITHACA, NY — The NCAA’s March Madness is an annual men’s basketball tournament that will be held this year from March 11 to April 2. Why do people skip work to watch it? What would prompt an employer to think that a good way to promote employee morale during March is to set up multiple television sets in the employee lounge? And why would fans at the tournament games...

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ITHACA, NY — Undrafted and Harvard educated, Jeremy Lin of the New York Knicks is the NBA’s first American-born player of Chinese or Taiwanese descent. Lin is making a big splash in a big way. Why? Ithaca College professor of sport management and media Stephen Mosher offers two reasons for Linsanity.

“With the retirement of Shanghai-born Yao Ming [who ended his...

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 ITHACA, NY — A documentary about mountain bike champion Michelle Dumaresq, the first transgender athlete on a national team, will be shown as part of the Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen film series at Ithaca College. The screening of “100% Woman” will take place on Wednesday, March 7, at 7 p.m. in Textor 103. It is free and open to the public.

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