Source 33: Title IX After 30 Years

Davis, Bobby. “Title IX After 30 Years: A Quiet Revolution.” Rollins Alumni Records. N.p.: n.p., 2003. 8-9. Print. This article from a Rollins Alumni Records source found in the Archives of the library discusses the issue with women’s and men’s equality in sports. The source touches on many aspects of the inequality that occurred in previous…

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Process Post 6:

I have found two new sources for my third paper, but I am quite content with the sources I used in my second paper. I can easily add these two sources into my argument, but it just goes to show how good of a job the olin website research did. This site narrowed me down…

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Source 32: NCAA Drug Tests

http://www3.nd.edu/~ncaacomp/drugtesting.shtml The following article describes how the NCAA enforces drug tests upon the notoriously good college, Notre Dame. The article discusses how athletes consuming simple protein supplements can be deemed ineligible to play. In my eyes, this is incredibly unjust because all an athlete is trying to do is get better for the team. But…

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Source 31: NCAA Drug Test Background

https://www.insidehighered.com/news/2012/09/27/more-colleges-using-random-drug-testing-athletes The following source written by Allie Grasgreen paints the history of NCAA drug tests, considering the initial reactions to the tests, the initial intentions of the tests, and were both of those have come since their creation. According to this source, the tests were first enforced in 1986 and would only test for Performance…

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Source 29: The Surprising Factors Driving College Football Recruits’ College Decision

Jessop, Alicia. “The Surprising Factors Driving College Football Recruits’ College Decision.” Forbes. Forbes Magazine, 14 Dec. 2012. Web. 11 Nov. 2016. This article, published by Forbes, discusses the many different reasons of why people make their college decisions. I am looking into the area of sports that relates recruitment and facilities at colleges. The article talks…

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Source 23: NCAA Drug Tests

http://search.proquest.com/docview/1492628483?accountid=13584&rfr_id=info%3Axri%2Fsid%3Aprimo “NCAA Division III to reduce punishment for positive drug tests” discusses the recent and most current settlement on Division 3 player penalties for testing positive in drug tests. These penalties, as the article states, were typically full year suspensions for getting caught with any type of drug in your system. The new decision made…

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Process Post 5:

The process that our group has taken to find our sources has been done in various ways. We have used the Rollins library databases to look for peer-reviewed sources that will add to our essay. On the research website, we have used key words that our essay revolves around that will help to narrow our…

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Source 22: What Off Season?

New, Jake. “What Off-Season?” Inside Higher Ed. N.p., n.d. Web. 28 Oct. 2016. While continuing my research of looking for articles about the time commitment of student-athletes at the collegiate level, I found another article. The article, “What Off-Season,” discusses even more about the overall commitment during the off-season, rather than in-season. Typically, a student in…

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Source 16: Student-Athlete Time Spent on Practice

Jacobs, Peter. “Here’s The Insane Amount Of Time Student-Athletes Spend On Practice.” Business Insider. Business Insider, Inc, 27 Jan. 2015. Web. 12 Oct. 2016. For Paper 2, I am focusing on the topic of time commitment under the sports category. I find this subject to be important to research and debate because I am an athlete…

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