Division III

Special Olympics Spotlight Winner - September 2018

After 1349 total votes, Kalamazoo student-athletes partner with Area 16 Special Olympics won the September Special Olympics Spotlight Poll by gathering 47 percent (645) of the total votes! Kalamazoo will receive $500 to use for its next Special Olympics event. 

To submit a story for consideration, please email d3specialolympics@ncaa.org.

Diversity Spotlight Initiative – September 2018

The City University of New York Athletic Conference (CUNYAC) is the recipient of the September Division III Diversity Spotlight Initiative. The conference continued its promotion of its inclusive and adaptive sports initiative and hosted a wheelchair basketball clinic.  Over 100 attendees participated in the two-hour clinic that included basketball skill development and a 5-on-5 wheelchair basketball games.  Click here for more information and a photo gallery.  The Diversity Spotlight Initiative recognizes and promotes outstanding diversity related projects, programming and initiatives that are occurring on Division III campuses and in conference offices.  All selected recipients receive $500 toward their next diversity initiative.

To submit a story for consideration, please email lmccleary@ncaa.org.