Institutional Experience with Academic Reform: A Panel Discussion

John P. Evans, Carol Cartwright, Michael Alden, Sidney McPhee, Kevin Anderson, Harvey Perlman
2012 Journal of Intercollegiate Sport  
This paper consists of the transcripts of a panel discussion focusing on athletic directors', chancellors', and presidents' experiences with academic reform. The panel participants discuss a number of topics, including recent and past academic reform efforts, the process of implementing those initiatives, and the effects of those policies on student athletes and intercollegiate sport. "JACK" EVANS: Good afternoon, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Keynote 4 session of this year's
more » ... y colloquium. It's an opportunity to look at what we've done, what the results have been, and what the directions are for the future. The program committee members and I invited the folks on the podium to be a part of this panel because we wanted them to share their experiences with academic reform at their institutions, either as chancellor or president or athletic director, with this audience. I would like to introduce each of the participants in the briefest possible way and then use the first question for the panel as an opportunity for them to talk more extensively about their initial involvement with academic reform. So let me move from my left to my right, your right to your left.
doi:10.1123/jis.5.1.98 fatcat:uwiyjjnczzelblbtll6h24rtpu