Stories tagged with: Northwestern

March 30, 2014 - 3:53pm
1 year 13 weeks ago

A lengthy legal and political battle looms after Regional Director Peter Sung Ohr grants Northwestern University college ball players the right to unionize.

For years college athletes have received compensation for their talents through scholarships. Ohr's decision to compensate players as school employees stems from the restrictions the school places on players, as well as the time players spend on training and games.
 

"I just think student athletes need a voice...

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