Division III

Special Olympics Spotlight Winners - November 2016

After 4,343 votes , Wheaton College (MA) women's basketball starts season with Special Olympics of Massachusetts and Hamline hosts unified basketball game with Special Olympics are the co-winners of the November NCAA Division III Special Olympics Spotlight Poll by each garnering 49 percent of the total votes.  Wheaton College and Hamline University will each receive $500 to use for its next Special Olympics event.

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

Diversity Spotlight Recipient - November 2016

The University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh (UWO) is the recipient of the November Division III Diversity Spotlight Initiative. We applaud UWO’s annual participation in Feeding America, a nationwide partnership with various organizations all aimed at the fight to end hunger. By tackling hunger in America, OWU is also addressing issues of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, and many things that define us as a people, community, and a nation. Click here for the full story.

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 January 21.