Five research teams will receive a total of $100,000 through the NCAA Innovations in Research and Practice Grant Program, designed to enhance college athletes’ psychosocial well-being and mental health.
February 20 Presidents and chancellors — Susan L. Thomas was named president of Truman, effective March 1. Thomas, who has served as interim president of Truman since July, was Truman’s executive vice president for academic affairs and...
Jan. 27 Athletics director — Lander named Brian Reese athletics director. Reese most recently was executive director of athletics at Presbyterian … Greg Byrne , vice president for athletics at Arizona since 2010, will become the new...
After significant debates before and throughout the 2017 NCAA Convention, a proposal to permit graduate students to participate in athletics at the Division III institution of their choice was defeated in a membership vote.
A proposal that would permit graduate students to participate in athletics at the Division III school of their choice took center stage amid a series of wide-ranging discussions at Friday’s Division III Issues Forum.
In the State of the Association address at the Opening Business Session of the 2017 NCAA Convention, President Mark Emmert reminded delegates that the ability to push intercollegiate athletics forward will depend on being diligent about academics, student-athlete health and well-being and fairness.
During its quarterly meeting at the NCAA Convention in Nashville, Tennessee, the NCAA Board of Governors approved the formation of a new association-wide committee made up of Student-Athlete Advisory Committee representatives from all three divisions to discuss issues that impact athletes at all levels of the Association.