Division III

Special Olympics Spotlight Winner - September 2016

After 3,635 total votes, Framingham State partners with Special Olympics and Albion College bowls with Special Olympians were co-winners of the September Special Olympics Spotlight poll by each garnering 48 percent of the total votes! Framingham State and Albion College will receive $500 to use for its next Special Olympics event. To submit a story for consideration, please email d3specialolympics@ncaa.org.

Diversity Spotlight Recipient - September 2016

the NCAA’s diversity and inclusion presidential pledge is now available online for presidents and chancellors to affirm their commitment to ethnic, racial and gender diversity in the hiring process for athletics. All presidents and chancellors in Divisions I, II and III and conference commissioners are being encouraged to sign the pledge, which was approved by the Association’s Board of Governors in August. Click here for more information and to see a public listing of those who have signed the pledge.

To submit for consideration for the Diversity Spotlight Initiative, please email Reed Fogle or Julian Jones, with a brief statement (no more than 500 words) as to why your institution or conference office deserves to be the spotlight recipient. The nomination deadline is October 21.