HR and the Olympics
- New USOC Board of Directors Members Appointed. // Palaestra;Fall98, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p15
Reports on the additional members of the United States Olympic Committee's (USOC) Board of Directors that represent sports for those with disabilities. Background on the election of athlete representatives.
- Majestic Passion. Pomeroy, Ann // HR Magazine;Dec2004, Vol. 49 Issue 12, p70
Profiles Rick Mack, managing director of human resources at the Colorado Springs U.S. Olympic Training Center. Views of Mack on their responsibility to champion athletes and to the Olympic movement; Variety of responsibilities being handled by Mack and his staff for the training center's...
- United States Olympic Committee's coaching code of ethics. // Black Issues in Higher Education;01/22/98, Vol. 14 Issue 24, p28
Gives information on a code of ethics set by the United States Olympic Committee (USOC). Details on what the code provides; Information on goals and values on which coaches can build their professional work.
- NIE program for Summer Olympic Games. // Editor & Publisher;6/08/96, Vol. 129 Issue 23, p15
Reports on the United States Olympic Committee's sponsorship of a Newspaper in Education program. Project's goal of reaching vacationing students; Contact information.
- BMW Donates Equipment To Olympic Training Center. Allen, Mike // San Diego Business Journal;5/7/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 19, p12
The article reports that BMW, a partner with the U.S. Olympic Committee, has provided a customized velocity measurement system to the Olympic Training Center in San Diego, California.
- First meeting of the year. Shepherd, Mark // Palaestra;Spring95, Vol. 11 Issue 3, p7
Highlights the first meeting for 1995 of the United States Olympic Committee's (USOC) Committee on Sports for the Disabled. New mission statement; Criteria for Disabled Sports Organizations; Responsibilities of the USOC as the National Paralympic Committee; Task force report on disabled sports;...
- Bonus-plus. Kirshenbaum, Jerry; O'Brien, Richard // Sports Illustrated;5/31/93, Vol. 78 Issue 21, p16
Discusses how the US Olympic Committee has decided to increase the bonus money it awards Americans who win Olympic medals. Rules barring college athletes from accepting the money; More.
- Keepers of the name. Wolff, Alexander; O'Brien, Richard // Sports Illustrated;12/5/94, Vol. 81 Issue 23, p15
Reveals that the U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) sends out several thousand letters every year implying it will take legal action against businesses using the word `Olympic' or the interlocking rings to which a 1978 federal law grants the USOC exclusive rights. Spiros Nakos, the Greek immigrant...
- A committee divided. McCallum, Jack; O'Brien, Richard // Sports Illustrated;11/11/96, Vol. 85 Issue 20, p22
Reports on the unrest of the US Olympic Committee in 1996. Where the lines are divided; The close election for president of the organization concluding with the choice of Bill Hybl; Comments from members on their choices.