Department of Recreation, Tourism, & Sport Management
Welcome to the Department of Recreation, Tourism, & Sport Management at Southern Connecticut
State University! Our programs represent some of the largest industries in the world.
Professionals trained in recreation, recreation therapy, child life therapy, tourism,
event management, & sport management work in a variety of settings: community agencies,
federal, state, & municipal agencies, state & federal parks, private commercial enterprises,
professional, intercollegiate, & interscholastic sport organizations, youth development
organizations, not-for-profit organizations, hospitals & rehabilitation settings,
as well as travel, hospitality, & entertainment venues.
The Recreation, Tourism, & Sport Management Department welcomes our new faculty members!
Dr. Ray Cotrufo joins the RTSM department from SUNY Cortland. He will be serving as the co-coordinator
of the Sport Management undergraduate program and will be teaching Sport Management
undergraduate and graduate courses.
Dr. Kevin McGinniss joins the RTSM department from the Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC), where he most recently served as the Commissioner of the conference. He will be serving
as the Director of Sport Management and graduate program coordinator, and will be teaching in the
Sport Management undergraduate and graduate programs.
Halloween at the Y (Woodruff Family YMCA)- Saturday, October 22nd (4-5:30pm)
Undergraduate Open House - Sunday, October 23rd
West Haven Community House (WHCH) Family Night - Wednesday, November 16th (6-8pm)
Keefe Community Center Fall KidsFest - Thursday, November 17th (4-6pm)
Annual SCSU Wheelchair Basketball Game - April 2017