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Human Rights Watch Urges FIVB President Graca to Stop Awarding Events to Iran

Human Rights Watch (HWR) have issued a fresh call to the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) to cease awarding events to Iran unless a ban...

Bach Officially Confirms He Will Run for IOC President

Germany's Thomas Bach today officially announced that he will be a candidate to replace Jacques Rogge as President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC). The...

Social Media Response to Andrew Wiggins’ Decision to Play for Kansas – Another Example...

Andrew Wiggins is a 6-foot, 8-inch high school basketball player from Canada who played his last two years at a prep school in West...

Rutgers Again. Where is the Due Diligence?

Rutgers again. The latest "here we go again with a college wanting so badly to be a sports power having a problem" comes from New...

Separation of Coach and Doctor in Sports

I’ve read quite a few stories, cases at Indiana University being apparently the most egregious, about athletes who suffered injuries that were not properly...

College Faculties and the Seven Deadly Sins

(Editor’s Note:  This article is a counterpoint to one by Dr. Richard Vedder and they are being posted together on this blog. The purpose of a...

Organizing the Rio 2016 Olympics May Cost as much as $4 Billion

Organizing the Rio 2016 Olympics may cost as much as $4 billion, according to the Organizing Committee’s chief operating officer Leo Gryner. With the Rio...

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...

The alliance between sport and Christianity: An unnoticed victory for Pope Benedict XVI

The resignation of the Pope came suddenly and the press reacted immediately. The comments of the press were not so much about the achievements...

Big Money Made Off of Little Leagues

The United States Sports Academy has conducted a wide range of quality sport education programs throughout the world. Recently, I had a great opportunity...

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