News & Updates
A Tribute to RTIP’s Co-Founder and Pioneer, John K. “Jack” Goodman
Tuesday, April 17, 2018Thanks to Goodman’s passion and foresight, the idea of a collegiate program to prepare young men and women to lead the pari-mutuel industry became a reality at the University of Arizona in 1973. His support and guidance of the RTIP continued through his lifetime.
Regulation Then and Now: Leo Connolly Returns to Lecture at RTIP
Saturday, April 14, 2018On Wednesday April 4th, students in the Race Track Industry Program were treated to two lectures by retired steward and FBI agent Leo Connolly. Mr. Connolly has been an asset to RTIP since early in the program’s history.
Industry Relations, TV Production and Recruitment: TVG Visits the RTIP
Wednesday, March 28, 2018On Wednesday, March 28th, the Race Track Industry Program hosted three members of the TVG/Betfair US team. Kim Bijou, Jeff Lowich, and Rebecca Somerville visited Tucson to speak in classes and recruit for TVG.