Michael Oriard on NCAA Academic Reform

Academics Over Dollars

Authors

  • Kenneth L. Shropshire University of Pennsylvania

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.1123/jis.5.1.19

Abstract

The purpose of this paper is to provide a response to Michael Oriard’s keynote address. The paper highlights the link between monies generated through intercollegiate athletics and calls for academic reforms. There is also need for examination of how increased participant diversity coincided and influenced these dynamics—a connection frequently overlooked.

Author Biography

Kenneth L. Shropshire, University of Pennsylvania

Shropshire is with the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA.

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Published

2012-06-01

How to Cite

Shropshire, K. L. (2012). Michael Oriard on NCAA Academic Reform: Academics Over Dollars. Journal of Intercollegiate Sport, 5(1), 19–21. https://doi.org/10.1123/jis.5.1.19