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TAKING ACTION: Name, Image, Likeness

In the Association’s continuing efforts to support college athletes, the NCAA Board of Governors voted unanimously to permit students participating in athletics the opportunity to benefit from the use of their name, image and likeness in a manner consistent with the collegiate model.

Learn more about how the NCAA is taking action

Download the PDF: What student-athletes should know

Special Olympics Spotlight Poll Winner - February 2020

After 667 total votes, Hamline Takes Home SOMN Hammer won the February Special Olympics Spotlight Poll by gathering 61 percent of the total votes. The Pipers 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 - March 2020

The New Jersey City University is the recipient of the March Division III Diversity Spotlight Initiative. NJCU implemented the Rising Knight Institute to support the growing needs of underrepresented and diverse student-athletes.  As a subset of RKI, the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee has taken the helm to highlight and support the diverse student-athlete population.  For more information, click here.

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.