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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? ...

Student athletes deserve meals, more

Student athletes deserve meals, more

April 17, 2014


Filed under SPORTS

The legislative council of the NCAA ratified a proposal to grant all Division I athletes unlimited access to on-campus dining on April 15. Most college basketball fans can recall University of Connecticut guard Shabazz Napier's comments following his team's championship victory less than two weeks ago. Napier...

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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