Division III

Special Olympics Spotlight Winner - September 2019

After 792 total votes, Bryn Athyn athletics takes part in NCAA Division III Special Olympics 50 for 50th Challenge won the September Special Olympics Spotlight Poll by gathering nearly 65%  (520) of the total votes. The Lions will receive $500 to use for their next Special Olympics event

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

Diversity Spotlight Initiative - September 2019

Notre Dame of Maryland University is the recipient of the September Division III Diversity Spotlight Initiative.   The athletics department hosted a OneTeam Week dedicated to the Division III LGBTQ OneTeam Program.  The daily OneTeam training sessions, that incorporated all sports, classes, and majors, yielded open conversations, and provided the educational tools to continue the OneTeam messaging. Click here for more information.

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.