Registration and Conference Information

Registration is Now Closed.

If you're still interested in attending,
please contact Mandi Soderlund for more information.

Registration Fees

1-3 Delegates: $125.00/each
4-6 Delegates: $100.00/each
7+ Delegates: $75.00/each

Registration fees cover all meals, transportation, and conference materials. The registration fee will also cover lodging for student conference delegates.

An invoice will be sent to your University for conference payment following the registration deadline. Payment will be accepted via check or credit card.

2010 Big Ten Sportsmanship and Spirit Conference Schedule
(Tentative and Subject to Change)

Thursday, July 8

10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
TCF Bank Stadium

Conference Registration

1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.
Marching Band Rehearsal Hall - TCF Bank Stadium

Refreshments and Introductions

2:15 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Welcome from University of Minnesota Students

2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Big Ten Presentation and Q&A

4:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.

Tour of University of Minnesota Marching Band Facility
Tour Field and Golden Gopher Football Locker Room

4:45 p.m. - 5:15 p.m.

Remarks from:

Phil Esten, CEO of the University of Minnesota Alumni Association

Joel Maturi, Director of Intercollegiate Athletics

Jerry Rinehart, Vice Provost of Student Affairs

5:15 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


Friday, July 9

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
Indoor Club Room - TCF Bank Stadium


9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Presentation: Check BAC

10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Presentation: University Updates

12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.


12:45 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Presentation: U of M Sportsmanship and Spirit Showcase and Q&A Panel

2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.


2:45 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Hot Topic Roundtable Discussion
Please check back for a final list of hot topics

6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Student and Staff Receptions
Students Reception Location: TCF Bank Stadium
Staff Reception Location: President's Suite at TCF Bank Stadium

Saturday, July 10

8:30 a.m.- 9:00 a.m.
Recruiting Room - TCF Bank Stadium


9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Tour of TCF Bank Stadium

10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Large Group Discussion and Next Steps

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.