Special Olympics Spotlight Winner – April 2016

After 1,560 total votes, Salem State hosts Special Olympics basketball tournament won the April poll with 51% (796) of the votes! Salem State 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 - April 2016

The Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) and the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) are the recipients of the April Division III Diversity Spotlight Initiative.  The AMCC and PAC recently held a joint workshop to present information designed to encourage and assist ethnic minority and female participants in beginning their careers in intercollegiate athletics.  This initiative's goal was to create a professional pipeline by providing skills, direction, and feedback about careers in intercollegiate athletics.  Click here to read the full story. 

To submit for consideration for the Diversity Spotlight Initiative, please email Jaime Dicks, 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 May 21.

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