2017-18 TRAVEL

2017-18 was a landmark year for the Sport Management Alliance. Below are the travel plans for the organization that have already been taken.


Green Bay/Milwaukee

September 23-24, 2017

27 Members attended a networking trip to Green Bay and Milwaukee, where SMA met with front office personnel from the Packers, toured Lambeau Field, and saw a Brewers game.



December 2, 2017

14 more SMA Members travelled to Indianapolis to volunteer with the BIG 10 for the BIG 10 Championship Football game. There they helped with Fan Fest and various elements of hospitality.



SMA took 24 members to Pittsburgh, PA to meet with Steelers, Panthers, and Pirates officials, as well as attend a Penguins game.



November 17, 2017

20 Members traveled to Detroit to watch a Red Wings game and meet with some of those who work for the organization.



December 2, 2017

5 members travelled to Detroit to volunteer at the MAC Football Championship game. There they assisted with radio spotting and other media-related tasks. It is the fifth consecutive year that SMA has sent members to Ford Field.



January 28 - February 5, 2018

32 Members of SMA travelled to Minneapolis, MN to work as volunteers for the On-Location Experience and the NFL during Super Bowl 52. 


March 30

20 members travelled to Cleveland, OH to meet with executives from the Indians and Cavs, tour Progressive Field and Quicken Loans Arena, and attend a Cavs game.