Is Lacrosse on the Cusp of a Division I Sponsorship Explosion?
by Paul Steinbach May 2012
John Paul huddled with his players after they had just defeated Michigan State in last year's club lacrosse regular-season finale. Paul, a University of Michigan alum and former athletics administrator who over 14 years built arguably the most successful club lacrosse program in the nation, had an announcement to make.
Exercise Intervention Policies in Campus Fitness Centers
by Emily Attwood March 2012
Today's generation of incoming college freshmen expect a college to deliver the full package - not just a good education, but the latest technology, luxurious dorms, state-of-the art buildings, an elite athletic program and of course, an extensive offering of recreational activities to keep them busy outside of class.
Sports and Recreation Facilities Boost Small-College Enrollment
by Andrew Cohen January 2012
Rick Creehan has been here before. Not here, exactly. When he started out in higher education in 1984, it was as the baseball coach at Allegheny College - a relatively well-known school, where he was given a relatively straightforward charge of producing winning baseball teams.
Sexual Abuse Expert Cordelia Anderson Assesses Coaching Scandals
by Paul Steinbach December 2011
As president of the National Coalition to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation, Cordelia Anderson sees the Penn State University scandal as both a tragedy and an opportunity.
Record NCAA Graduation Rates Don't Tell The Whole Story
by Paul Steinbach December 2011
Nearing the end of a year marked by scandal and scrutiny, the NCAA finally had some good news to share.
New Projects: University of Washington; Ithaca College; FAU
by Emily Attwood December 2011
The University of Washington's Husky Stadium will have a new look for the 2013 football season.
Athletic Departments and First Amendment Rights of Student Journalists
by Paul Steinbach October 2011
Aaron Smith was looking forward to joining a dozen or so members of the mainstream media at a scheduled gathering of University of Kentucky men's basketball players, each of whom would be available for eight-minute one-on-one interviews.
Universities Make Mark With Basketball Court Aesthetics
by Michael Popke October 2011
After a 12-year absence, the California State University Bakersfield men's basketball team returns to the on-campus Icardo Center this month for its home opener against Pepperdine.
2011 Facility of Merit Winner: University of Iowa Campus Recreation and Wellness Center
by Andrew Cohen October 2011
Connectivity and what one judge called "an unparalleled amount of interior and exterior transparency" mark the University of Iowa Campus Recreation and Wellness Center. As one panelist explained, "While maintaining a unified and strong image on a major campus street, three user groups are clearly separated internally, while interior views connect activity spaces in 'walls' of activity and interest."
'Conversation Pit' is Focal Point of Campus Pool
by Andrew Cohen August 2011
One way to distinguish a leisure pool meant for children from a leisure pool intended for adults is the lack of brightly colored play equipment in the adults' pool.