Goldey-Beacom College Hosts TEDxGoldeyBeacomCollegeSalon

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September 17, 2020

On Friday, September 18, 2020, 1:00 p.m.– 4:00 the 76ers Fieldhouse in Wilmington, a cadre of speakers will present the TEDxGoldeyBeacomCollegeSalon on Sports Psychology. The event is organized by Dr. Dan Young, Director of GBC’s Doctor of Business Administration program.


The event will comply with all CDC Best Practices including social distancing of chairs, taking of temperatures at the door, required masks and use of disinfectant. Only 50 tickets will be distributed for this event.


Speakers include, but are not limited to:


 Heather Mitts – 3x Olympic Gold Medalist on the US Women's National Soccer Team

 Dr. Joel Fish – Sports psychologist for the Philadelphia 76ers, Flyers, and Phillies

 Ryan Drummond – CEO of The Athlete Book

 Scott Mosier – Head coach and winner of 16 state soccer titles for Salesianum High School

 Jeremy Benoit – Assistant Athletic Director for Goldey-Beacom College


To register for either session, please visit:

Cost to attend is $29.99.


A TEDx Salon event is a bimonthly event that keeps the TEDxGoldeyBeacomCollege community engaged between regular TEDx events.



This unique gathering allows TEDx organizers to engage in conversations about a specific topic. These programs are a joint venture between the College’s Doctor of Business Administration program and its Entrepreneurship Club. TEDx Salon is a catalyst to share knowledge and camaraderie with the Delaware business and entrepreneurial ecosystem.


Founded in 1886, Goldey-Beacom College has approximately 1,800 students enrolled from 22 states and over 60 nations. The College offers 41 degree options in its graduate and undergraduate programs with majors in psychology, economics, criminal justice, communication & media, human services, English and all areas of business including accounting, business administration, entrepreneurship and finance.


Recent program additions include the Doctor of Business Administration program which started in fall 2018 and the M.A. in Counseling Psychology in fall 2019. The B. A. in Human Services and the B. A. in Communication and Media began in fall 2020. 


The College is committed to connecting its graduates with careers in their respective fields. For over a decade, the College has achieved a 90 percent placement rate for graduates. Goldey-Beacom College is located in Pike Creek Valley, a suburb of Wilmington, Delaware.  The College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs.