The world of college athletics is not everything that the crowd sees on game day. Saying it out loud is like wearing a badge of honor: “I was a collegiate athlete.” In the sports world, playing at the college level is one of the highest honors. Yes, there is always the chance of going pro […]
— By Stacey Klempel, Class of 2016 As student athletes patiently sit in class and watch the clock as their professor’s mumble in the background. They wonder if they’re going to have time to eat before their game because they couldn’t miss another class. In the Saint Peter’s University academic policies, it states that all […]
By setting my weekly goals, will not only help with finishing out each semester as stress free and efficient as possible but eventually the long term goal that you set will be easier then ever to achieve, whether that is finishing out each year on the deans list or graduating.
Key Terms: Athlete Ethnography Challenges Benefits To: The Captain’s Log From: Connor Martin, Trent Saflin 1115 Country Club, Newport News, VA 23606 firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com Subject: The Real Life of a Collegiate Athlete Date:l May 23, 2016 Purpose The purpose of this ethnographic study is to raise awareness and to gather qualitative data on the […]
Being able to be on a first name basis with the dean and academic advisors rather than just a number was one of the best things that I could have while dealing with colleges hectic schedule.
The dangers of heat illness cannot be over emphasized, but with a basic understanding of the causes, degrees of heat illness, signs and symptoms, and prevention strategies, heat injury is preventable.
Sports free agency for grade schools commenced last week, but with School Choice on hold for year expect few transfers.
Hello, I’m back! I can totally see why people get hooked on blogging. It’s fun, easy, and you get to express your opinions without anyone interrupting. Burn Out. “Coach, I’m burned out.” “Man, I need a break. Can we have tomorrow off?” “What’s a summer, and how do I get one?” “Sorry I’m late, coach. Slept […]
When asked why colleges put so much emphasis on athletics in general, and football in particular, legendary Alabama coach Bear Bryant once famously responded “Well, it’s kind of hard to rally around a math class.” True enough. Yet those athletes who excel in the classroom as well as those “fields of friendly strife” can use […]
High School student athletes around the country are doing all they can to communicate and get attention from college coaches. Along the way are a few important things for parents to understand about the College Sports Scholarship process. Social Media, Responsibly: Your child’s social media profile(s) are going to be their introduction to their future […]