Posts tagged: Student Athletes - Diverse

UNC Responds to 3rd Set of NCAA Charges in Academic Case

by Joedy McCreary, Associated Press | May 25, 2017
RALEIGH, N.C. — North Carolina has responded to the third set of charges it received from the [...] Read more

Study: Tech Workforce’s Lack of Diversity Goes Deeper than Pipeline

by Lydia Lum | May 22, 2017
A recent study suggests that the top reasons for the technology sector’s racial homogeneity i [...] Read more

Report: Minnesota Athletics Official Broke Harassment Policy

by Amy Forliti and Jon Krawczynski, Associated Press | May 11, 2017
MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota’s Board of Regents has launched an investigation [...] Read more

Saban’s Contract Extension Raises Player Compensation Questions

by Marcus Bright | May 7, 2017
The news that University of Alabama football coach will now be paid about $11.125M a year rekin [...] Read more

Baylor University the Focus of 2nd Federal Investigation

by Associated Press | May 3, 2017
WACO, Texas — Baylor University is at the center of a second federal investigation, this one [...] Read more

Baylor Leader: School Will Exceed Laws to Protect Students

by Associated Press | April 27, 2017
WACO, Texas — The new president of Baylor University says school officials will exceed state [...] Read more

Lessons from the Lack of White Cornerbacks in the NFL

by | April 26, 2017
The last time a White cornerback started in an NFL game was in the 2003 season. Let’s unpack [...] Read more

Michigan State Player Charged with Criminal Sexual Conduct

by Associated Press | April 23, 2017
EAST LANSING, Mich. — Michigan State defensive end Auston Robertson was dismissed from the te [...] Read more

Baylor Hires 1st Female President Amid Sex Assault Scandal

by Associated Press | April 18, 2017
WACO, Texas — Baylor University has hired its first female president as the nation’s larges [...] Read more

Appeals Court Won’t Revive Lawsuit Over UNC Sham Classes

by Associated Press |
RALEIGH, N.C. — A state appeals court won’t revive a lawsuit by two former athletes who say [...] Read more

Ashe Winner Nicole Evans Exudes Winning Spirit

by Catherine Morris | April 12, 2017
A passion for softball keeps Nicole Evans, the female winner of the 2017 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports [...] Read more

Ashe Sports Scholars Honored

by G.E. Branch III | April 11, 2017
Leland Melvin, who knows a thing or two about travel, told a group of young student athletes Tu [...] Read more

University of Kentucky Sports Scholar Finds Perfect Balance

by Catherine Morris | April 10, 2017
Paul Sime knew early on that he had big aspirations. He has excelled both athletically and acad [...] Read more

Federal Judge Dismisses UNC as Defendant in Athlete Lawsuit

by Associated Press | March 30, 2017
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — A federal judge has granted the University of North Carolina at Chapel [...] Read more

Bill Proposes Commission to Protect California’s College Athletes

by Andrew Dalton, Associated Press | March 15, 2017
LOS ANGELES — A California legislator is proposing that the state create a commission to prot [...] Read more