Should College Athletes Be Paid?

No. But let me finish, Kanye. This issue comes up quite a bit, and with a new football season underway I thought I would give my take on it. The main reason for my response that they shouldn't be paid is that college athletics, in their purest form, should be: A way for college students…

Why Everyone Should Play a Sport

Growing up with an elementary school physical education teacher for a mother meant that I was forced to play at least one sport a year throughout my childhood. I wasn't always super thrilled about this since in many cases I was the antithesis of an "athlete", but I still played and had a mostly good time.…