Posts tagged: Student Athletes - Diverse

Commission Urges Title IX reforms at University of Tennessee

by Steve Megargee, Associated Press | June 18, 2017
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — An independent commission says the University of Tennessee should improve [...] Read more

Sex and Higher Ed? Pitino’s Light Punishment Says It All

by | June 15, 2017
The NCAA Committee on Infractions just showed how its moral compass sort of points the right wa [...] Read more

NCAA Suspends Pitino After Escort Investigation

by Gary B. Graves, Associated Press |
LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The NCAA has suspended Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino for five Atl [...] Read more

University of Delaware Opens Concussion Clinic

by Associated Press | June 13, 2017
NEWARK, Del. — A new clinic at the University of Delaware employs new research to tackle trau [...] Read more

Baylor Adds Officers, Counselors Amid Sex Assault Lawsuits

| May 30, 2017
WACO, Texas — Baylor University’s outgoing president says additional police officers have b [...] Read more

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