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People Sent A Lot Of Racist Email To UCLA After 3 Athletes Were Arrested In China
“3 JERKS — DISGRACED THE COLLEGE — OUR COUNTRY AND THEIR RACE!” read one typical email.
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March Madness Is Another Reminder That It’s Time To Pay College Athletes
Critical Thinking Expert and Psychological Performance Coach
The only fair solution is an all or nothing system.
Parsing HB-2's Bathroom Babble
Harold Anthony Lloyd
Wake Forest Law School Professor
The toothless babble of HB-2 "protects" no one other than perhaps employers whose employees have more restricted rights as a result. Let's repeal this political mess that backfired on McCrory and will backfire on Berger and Moore as well if we don't move on.
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Is Media Use Hurting Student Athletes?
Dr. Jim Taylor
Sport psychologist, parenting expert, professor, author, speak...
The ability to focus is the foundation of so many things related to consistent athletic performance.
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Student-Athletes: What Donald Trump Said Is Not Locker Room Talk And It’s Not OK
I’ve been in locker rooms as a prep, college, and professional athlete, and currently as a high school football coach.
For These Olympic Athletes, Depression Is The Major Hurdle
An elite swimmer and a sports psychologist discuss mental health post-season and post-career.
Why Student Athletes Need to Be Careful About Their Online Reputation -- and the NCAA Should Help
It goes without saying, the athletes embroiled in these controversies and embarrassments are responsible and should be held accountable for their behavior -- whether it be criminal or simply immature. But they are not the only ones at fault.
To Sleep Or To Party? The College Conundrum
Campus Editor-at-Large, Yale University
For student-athletes, balancing partying, homework, and sleep can be a struggle.
In Praise of Division III Athletics
Christine M. Riordan, Ph.D.
Christine M. Riordan, Ph.D., is the 10th president of Adelphi ...
Division III, the largest grouping in the NCAA's membership, aspires to be the purist form of intercollegiate athletic competition. As there are no athletic scholarships, all athletes compete for the love of sport.
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Here Is How Many Alabama And Clemson Players Got Paid On Monday
Derrick Henry got paid so much less than the strength and conditioning coach.
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State Rep. Withdraws Bill To Revoke Mizzou Athletes' Scholarships
The bill would have canceled scholarships for athletes who boycott games.
Do You Believe in Destiny?
2014 L'Oreal Paris Women of Worth National Honoree, CoFounder ...
The Third Angel Day. We call it his angel day - the day that Simon died. In 2007, Melissa Fair attended Simon's Fund's very
Allstate Insurance; or, Deception and Student Scholarships?
Professor of Comparative Literature at Chapman University, Dir...
I've been watching college football for years, but it was only at the end of last season that it dawned on me that for a number of those years I've been watching field goals and PATs fly between the uprights and into the "good hands people" net of Allstate Insurance.
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Most College Sports Fans Won't Stop Watching If Athletes Are Paid, Poll Finds
The effect of compensation on fan interest has been a subject of contention in antitrust lawsuits against the NCAA.
The Invisible Student-Athlete
Clinical Psychologist, Body Image Activist, Co-Founder Conscio...
When we see student-athletes on the playing field, we need to remember that they are human beings. Some come from a graduating class of 12 in a rural part of their state while others were super stars in the making from the age of five.
O.S.U. Swimmers Agree: Cancer Also Strikes People Living With Disabilities
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The Ohio State University (O.S.U.) Men's Swimming Team will soon have a Big Challenge Swim (Race4cure) meet vs. Ohio's Kenyon College on October 30, representing two of the nation's best college swim programs.
Here's My Advice to College Professors Being Pressured to Change Student-Athletes' Grades
Last month, the football coach at Rutgers University got into trouble following allegations that he tried to pressure a part-time faculty member into raising a player's grade. Which raises the question: Rutgers has a football team?
Continuing the Discussion of Paying Student-Athletes
Aspiring journalist, sport enthusiast, and good vibe wanderer
With the help of the documentary,
Schooled: The Price of College Sports
, along with athletes like Richard Sherman and Michael Bennett speaking out on the topic, there is a lot of attention on the expectations of student-athletes and their performance on the field and in school.
Hey NLRB, Do You Think College Football Players Are Employees Now?
Ken Reed is sports policy director for League of Fans and auth...
The economic model of college athletics is going to change in the coming years. But change certainly isn't always bad. In this case, it will be good. The games will remain exciting and, most importantly, college sports will be more fair and just for the athletes creating the product.
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