No Union for Northwestern University Athletes

No Union for Northwestern University Athletes

The National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has unanimously agreed that it will not act upon the push by Northwestern University athletes to unionize. The seven-page decision issued by the board means that after an 18-month legal battle by football players on scholarship at Northwestern University, their petition will be dismissed and their efforts to form a union […]

NCAA Allows Power 5 Conferences to Dictate Own Rules

NCAA Allows Power 5 Conferences to Dictate Own Rules

The NCAA has decided that the 5 power conferences (Big 10, Big 12, SEC, ACC and PAC 12) will now be able to dictate their own rules and how they run their conferences. This means that the NCAA will allow the 65 schools that make up these conferences to police themselves and vote within themselves on […]

NCAA College World Series: Eliminations and Realizations

NCAA College World Series: Eliminations and Realizations

Langston Hughes had a poem about a dying dream, essentially stating when dreams die, life becomes much harder. Sixteen schools today face eliminations in the NCAA CWS tournament and their dreams of playing in Omaha will end. It will take a lot more than raisins in the sun to capture the desperation many of these teams […]

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