Mark Slavich Defends Dissertation

October 19, 2017

Mark Slavich, Assistant Professor of Business Administration - Sport Management, successfully defended his dissertation on Friday, October 13, 2017. The title of his dissertation is "Taken back by the ballpark: The role of nostalgia in the Minor League Baseball spectator experience." The project investigated spectators' emotional and behavioral responses to nostalgic experiences while attending a Minor League Baseball game. He was advised on the project by Dr. Brendan Dwyer. With completion of the dissertation, Mark has earned his Ph.D. in Education (Sport Leadership concentration) from Virginia Commonwealth University. Congratulations!