University SIDs resign for new roles

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The University of Alaska Fairbanks is seeking an entire sports information department, as Chris Brooks and Mark Rivera resigned their positions after accepting new roles at outside colleges, according to a UAF release on Monday.

Brooks resigned July 11 as the assistant athletic director for operations and media relations after becoming the men’s basketball sports information director at James Madison University, an NCAA Division I school in Harrisonburg, Virginia.

Rivera, who spent the 2013-14 school year as UAF’s media relations assistant, accepted the position of sports information director at the Academy of Art, an NCAA Division II university in San Francisco.

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