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After the Final Buzzer: Panel Discussion & Student Athlete Movie Screening

  • Capitol Visitor Center (map)

A special conversation about the exploitative world of college sports, and a viewing of the sports documentary, Student Athlete (HBO).

About this Event

You're invited to a special conversation about the exploitive world of college sports, followed by a viewing of the documentary, Student Athlete. The film follows four young men at varying stages in their athletic careers as they navigate through the sports world.

Before the viewing of the film, a panel discussion, beginning at 6PM, will examine the rules of amateur athletics and tackle how Rep. Al Lawson’s bill, NCAA Advancement Act of 2019, would change the student-athlete landscape.

Moderator:

Maverick Carter, CEO of SpringHill Entertainment and athlete empowerment company UNINTERRUPTED

Panelists:

Rep. Al Lawson, Florida's Fifth Congressional District

Steve Stoute, Producer of Student Athlete

Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy, Director of Student Athlete

Trish Dalton, Director of Student Athlete

Robert W. Turner II, Ph.D., Former NFL athlete and author

Natasha Cloud, Basketball player for the WNBA's Washington Mystics

This event is being co-hosted by the Congressional Black Caucus and Congressional Hispanic Caucus.

Directions:

The Capitol Visitor Center is located beneath the East Front plaza of the U.S. Capitol at First Street and East Capitol Street.

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