GETTING FURTHER INTO ACADEMIA

Former sports anchor Neil Hartman has been named Rowan University’s new director of the Center for Sports Communication & Social Impact.

Rowan is located in Glassboro New Jersey.

Hartman spent 19 years as an anchor at NBC Sports Philadelphia and before that was a sports anchor at KYW and WPHL.

On the college’s website, the newly-established Center touts its “work with students studying in our Sports Communication and Media (Sports CAM) program to enhance their academic growth. We provide access to mentoring, renowned guest speakers, networking events, work opportunities and student clubs”

Hartman left NBC Sports Philadelphia in 2016, taught university-level media classes and later founded a media production company before landing at Rowan.

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