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College Athletics Undermining Academics

College Athletics Undermining Academics

Sports and Society Administrator February 26, 2013 0

Bill Morris | New York Times February 23, 2013 Recent studies have demonstrated the incredible increase in cost of big time college athletics programs. One 2010 study found that athletic spending is growing at

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The Decline of Sports Journalism

The Decline of Sports Journalism

Sports and Society Administrator January 28, 2013 0

By BRIAN WOODSON | Bluefield Daily Telegraph January 27, 2013 A reflection on the negative changes in sports journalism over recent decades. An industry that was once dedicated to sports has now become a

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Barack Obama on the Violence of Football

Barack Obama on the Violence of Football

Sports and Society Administrator January 28, 2013 0

BY Frankin Foer and Chris Hughes | News Republic January 27, 2013 President Obama sits down for an interview to discuss key issues the country is facing at the outset of his second term

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Recent Scandals Demonstrate the Need for College Athletes to be Paid

Recent Scandals Demonstrate the Need for College Athletes to be Paid

Sports and Society Administrator January 24, 2013 0

Dan Wetzel | Yahoo News January 23, 2013 Recent investigations regarding inappropriate donations to the University of Miami football team serve to demonstrate the hypocrisy of college athletes not getting paid. While the NCAA

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Te’o Denies Participation in Girlfriend Hoax

Te’o Denies Participation in Girlfriend Hoax

Sports and Society Administrator January 19, 2013 1

Steve Eder | New York Times January 19, 2013 Notre Dame star Manti Te’o sat down for an interview with ESPN and maintained that he was not a part of an elaborate girlfriend hoax.

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