Full-Court Shot Archives: April 2011


17 April 2011

AD Tom O’Connor Visits Sports Journalism Class

On Thursday afternoon George Mason athletic director Tom O’Connor gave a speech in front of select students of the communication department.  His message furthered the idea that the mission of the university lies in its academics, not in athletics. “You hear people say athletics is a front door of the university.  That’s not true athletics […]

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7 April 2011

Movie Review

“I’ve always been known as Mike, just mean old Mike.”  The movie Breaking Away directed by Peter Yates discusses the story of four teens and their life in a small town of Indiana.  It’s about “breaking away” from mediocrity. It’s about finding a way to not be the typical blue collar worker in the town […]