Posts Tagged Education

Michigan gets grant for mental health initiative

ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — The University of Michigan has received a grant from the NCAA to develop and evaluate a program for supporting mental health initiatives for student-athletes.

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No charges against 2 Providence College players

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — An investigation into an alleged sexual assault by two Providence College basketball players has concluded with no charges, the Rhode Island attorney general’s office said Wednesday.

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UConn’s AD sees need for student-athlete stipends

In this photo taken on Jan. 22, 2014, Connecticut Athletic Director Warde Manuel, left, watches play between Connecticut and Memphis during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game, in Hartford, Conn. Manuel says he supports providing additional stipends to student athletes, but does not believe they should be allowed to unionize. (AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

STORRS, Conn. (AP) — UConn’s athletic director says he opposes the idea of unions for college athletes, yet sees the need to provide students on athletic scholarships with additional money.

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Mike, Marian Ilitch give $8.5M to Wayne State

DETROIT (AP) — An $8.5 million gift from Mike and Marian Ilitch to Wayne State University will be used to support research and development in surgical technologies.

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Drury athletic director resigns

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (AP) — The athletic director at Drury University has resigned.

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