GIRSO’s Kihl, Lu, and McSweeney host event for Twin Cities Sport and Foundation Communities

Lisa Kihl, PhD
Landy Lu, PhD
Mitchell McSweeney, PhD

Lisa Kihl, PhD, professor of Sport Management and director of the Global Institute for Responsible Sport Organizations (GIRSO) within the School of Kinesiology, hosted an event on April 13, 2023 for representatives of the Twin Cities Sport and Foundation Communities. Held at the Minnesota Vikings Twin Cities Orthopedics Performance Center, this event introduced GIRSO’s mission, affiliations, and initiatives. Kihl, along with Drs. Landy Lu, Mitchell McSweeney, and Ph.D. student Michael Jonas, expanded upon the work GIRSO does in relation to social responsibility and how others can connect with the institute. Kihl noted that potential partnerships and investment opportunities with GIRSO are a positive outcome of hosting this event.