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The Pay Gap Grows Between Men and Women Coaches

An interesting but often overlooked area that is covered by Title IX legislation entails equitable pay of the coaches of men’s and women’s athletics...

Nelson Mandela Used Sports To Heal a Racially Divided South Africa

The history books seldom, if at all, mention Nelson Mandela with sports. However, Charles P. Korr, a history professor emeritus at the University of Missouri-St....

Enjoyable Workplace Environments

Academic institutions, recreation departments, and sports corporations may likely all have several things in common – but for certain, at least they all have...

Positives and Negatives of Student-Athletes using Social Media

Social media has become a widely used tool to communicate information from one source to another. Social media technologies, such as Twitter and Facebook...

Glass Ceiling for Women in Sports Administration?

It is no secret that many women feel shut out of top jobs in collegiate athletic departments. Many of the schools who compete at...

NCAA to Relocate Championships From North Carolina for 2016-17

Based on the NCAA's commitment to fairness and inclusion, the Association will relocate all seven previously awarded championship events from North Carolina during the 2016-17...

Intervention: Sports as a Mechanism for Behavior Change

Early Sunday morning workouts are when some of the best conversations happen at the gym. It happened to be one of those late summer...

Roald Bradstock: Javelin World Record Holder Says Art Gave Him Success

Olympic javelin thrower Roald Bradstock explains that his success over the years in the sport is result of applying artistic skills to his training...

The More Who Pay, the More Who Play

It’s a Saturday morning, young people across the country wake up early to prepare for the big day…..Game Day!! They reluctantly grab a small...

Time to Stop Prejudice Against Chinese Athletes

Since the opening of the London Olympic Games last week, a small number of Western media have indulged in making up stories about  China that...

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