Title

NW Case

Keywords

Arete, Sport and Society, American Sport History, NCAA, Football, intercollegiate athletics, Student athletes, Northwestern University, Employees,

Subjects

National Collegiate Athletic Association; Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.); College sports; College athletes; Employees; Wages

Introduction

For the first time an official body uttered words that did damage to the term “student athlete.” About a week ago a ruling by the National Labor Relations Board defined a football player as an employee of a university. Football players, it concluded, are not primarily students.

Publication Date

4-6-2014

Document Type

Commentary

Type

Text

Format

application/pdf

Source Title

Sport and Society for Arete

Language

English

Publication Version

Author's version

College

College of Arts and Humanities

Department

History

Creator (Linked Data)

Crepeau, Richard C., 1941- (VIAF)

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