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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 - April 2020

After 355 total votes, Corsair SAAC Welcomes Special Olympics Basketball Community Games won the April Special Olympics Spotlight Poll by gathering 96 (342) percent of the total votes. The Corairs 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 - April 2020

Hamline University is the recipient of the April Division III Diversity Spotlight Initiative. Hamline held a workshop for its student-athlete leaders, representing all 20 varsity sports, that facilitated creating a safe space for student-athletes to have critical conversations about inclusion.  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.