International CSC group names CCNY's Sebastian Bush to its 30 Under 30 Class of 2023

Sebastian Bush, assistant director of athletics for communications and sports information at The City College of New York, has been named to the 2023 College Sports Communicators 30 Under 30 Class

The recognition honors up-and-coming strategic, creative, and digital athletics communications professionals throughout CSC’s more than 4,100 membership across the United States and Canada. Candidates are selected based on achievement in one or more areas, such as professional success, impact on their athletic department/conference office, and service to CSC. 

“The CSC 30 Under 30 class of 2023 is an outstanding representation of the tremendous young and diverse, strategic and creative talent we have in our organization at all levels of college sports,” 2023-24 CSC President John Paquette said. “The 30 Under 30 is among the most popular member recognition programs CSC offers because it is special recognition by your peers. We are grateful to the Young Professionals Committee for its hard work organizing the program. Congratulations to all of our deserving winners.”

“It's an incredible honor to be named to this year's College Sports Communicators 30 Under 30 Class," said Bush. "Being one of the 30 young professionals across America and Canada recognized is a huge achievement and milestone in my career. 

“I would like to thank my family, friends, co-workers, mentors, and fellow peers in college athletics who have supported me throughout my career, as well as the wonderful student-athletes and college community I get to serve every day. I am forever grateful for this recognition, and I'm excited to continue to build on this success."

Bush is in his seventh academic year with CCNY’s Beavers. He oversees all communications, media relations, social media, creativity and assists with leading external affairs for the CCNY athletic department

In 2019, Bush was selected to participate in the NCAA Division III Institute for Administrative Advancement. Additionally, in 2021, he was chosen to attend the Learfield EDGE Academy (Empowering Diversity Growth & Equity) and was selected to participate in the 2022-23 CSC Diversity & Inclusion Fellowship Program.

He is active with CSC and serves on its Young Professionals Committee. He also serves on the Minority Opportunities Athletics Association's (MOAA) External Relations and Creative Services Committee. 
Bush began his career as a sports information assistant at his alma mater, Monroe College, earning his bachelor's degree in business administration with a minor in sports management in 2016.

About the City College of New York
Since 1847, The City College of New York has provided a high-quality and affordable education to generations of New Yorkers in a wide variety of disciplines. CCNY embraces its position at the forefront of social change. It is ranked #1 by the Harvard-based Opportunity Insights out of 369 selective public colleges in the United States on the overall mobility index. This measure reflects both access and outcomes, representing the likelihood that a student at CCNY can move up two or more income quintiles. Education research organization Degree Choices ranks CCNY #1 nationally among universities for economic return on investment. In addition, the Center for World University Rankings places CCNY in the top 1.8% of universities worldwide in terms of academic excellence. Labor analytics firm Emsi puts at $1.9 billion CCNY’s annual economic impact on the regional economy (5 boroughs and 5 adjacent counties) and quantifies the “for dollar” return on investment to students, taxpayers and society. At City College, more than 15,000 students pursue undergraduate and graduate degrees in eight schools and divisions, driven by significant funded research, creativity and scholarship. This year, CCNY launched its most expansive fundraising campaign, ever. The campaign, titled “Doing Remarkable Things Together” seeks to bring the College’s Foundation to more than $1 billion in total assets in support of the College mission. CCNY is as diverse, dynamic and visionary as New York City itself. View CCNY Media Kit.

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