Past Events

2013


 

READy TO PLAY ESSAY CONTEST

Teamwork is important. Whether it’s in school or at home, working with others to accomplish a goal is a valuable part of life. Think about it. When is the last time you were part of a team? How did it help you? The Satori Athletic Organization provided a number of elementary school students in New Jersey the chance to write an essay about their "team" experience.  Students competed to win an e-reader. 

Selected by a distinguished team of leaders from the educational, business, and technology fields. SAO Awarded Nook HD's to four individual students studying at John L. Costley School, East Orange, NJ, and the Charles H. Stillman Elementary School of Plainfield, NJ. Just in time for those summer reading assignments!

This event was made made possible by the United Way C.A.L.L. Awards Book Scholarship.

 

2010


 

CHARTING THE SUCCESS OF STUDENT-ATHLETES featuring Mr. Glenn C. Terry, Jr. Asst. Director, NCAA Eligibility Center, Indianapolis, IN.

Join SAO for an informative and motivational forum, entitled, " Charting the Success of Student-Athletes" revealing the NCAA's view about what is currently ast stake for our young athletes.

This is an invaluable opportunity for athletic directors, guidance counselors, coaches, student-athletes, and parents to fully understand the initial-eligibility process which determines the academic and amateur eligibility status of aspiring high school athletes who seek to participate in athletic programs at NCAA Division I and II colleges across the nation.

Wednesday, April, 21, 2010

Central High School

246 18th Avenue

Newark, NJ

4:00 p.m. 

FREE ADMISSION

This event was made possible by a grant from the African American Fund of New Jersey

 

2009


RUNNING THE POINT IN PINK: CANCER AWARENESS BASKETBALL GAME

Join SAO and Newark Public Schools for SAO’s annual athletic conference: Running the Point for Pink: A Sports, Education, and Awareness event!

Student-athletes will gain information important to their academic and athletic success directly from industry professionals. Don’t miss this all-day event that ends with a Cancer Awareness Girls' basketball game. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Essex County Cancer Coalition.  

Event Sponsors:

2009 Event Sponsors

 

October 24, 2009

Science Park High School

260 Norfolk Street

Newark, New Jersey

Workshops: 8:30 a.m.

Game: 1:00 p.m.

Cost: $10 adult/ $5 with Student ID

 

 past-event

2008


Career in Sports Seminar

The Center for Sport Management along with Seton Hall University (SHU) will host its annual Career in Sports Seminar for HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS in the Main Lounge of the Bishop Dougherty Student Center.

Wednesday, April 9, 2008

Seton Hall University

400 South Orange Avenue

South Orange, NJ

9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.     

FREE ADMISSION  

Contact: Mr. Donald Bedney, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or (973) 275-2485

Tanya Dixon at (973) 275-2531

Or visit http://business.shu.edu/sports/highschool.html

   

RISE PANEL DISCUSSION

Join the University High School of Humanities (Newark, NJ) Girls' Basktball team for a panel discussion on how to "Rise as a Champion" on and off the court.  The UHS Team will share experiences with the 6, 7, and 8th grade students of George Washington Carver Elementary and the Bruce Street Schools.  Attendees will receive free copies "of the January/ February 2008 issue of RISE Magazine featurng team memebers Nadirah McKenith and Laurin Mincy (signed by the entire team) while supplies last.

Wednesday, February 13, 2008

George Washington Elementary School

Clinton Place

Newark, NJ

2:00-4:00 p.m.

FREE ADMISSION