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Weekend Wrap-Up: Sept. 2

Weekend Wrap-Up: Sept. 2

Kyle Luther, Contributing Writer

September 2, 2014


Filed under SPORTS

The Violets began their season with strong performances from men's soccer, women's volleyball and women's soccer teams.

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[VIDEO] Op Ed Live: College Sports

[VIDEO] Op Ed Live: College Sports

April 20, 2014


Filed under MULTIMEDIA, OPINION

WSN's Sports Editors Francisco Navas and Chris Marcotrigiano take on the issues surrounding university athletics. Should the NCAA be footing the bills for athletes' food? Should NYU increase spending on sports? What is the future of university athletics? ...

Universities fail student athletes

Universities fail student athletes

April 9, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, OPINION

Although Monday may have marked the end of this year’s March Madness, the debate surrounding the toxic relationship between universities and student athletes has likely just begun. In the past few months, several controversies have come to light, including declining academic standards, potential uni...

Universities must prioritize education over athletics

Universities must prioritize education over athletics

April 8, 2014


Filed under SPORTS

The Greek philosopher Aristotle wrote that sport and education should co-exist, as sport is one of the highest of human activities and the closest a person can come to contemplation. Any athlete can attest to a feeling of being out of body while performing at a high level. Perhaps American universit...

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