This past summer, the University of Oregon athletic department decided to revise its drug testing policy to enable truly random testing.
University of Oregon Faculty Senate convened for the first time this academic year. I decided to go after peeking at the agenda and seeing an item for Oregon Administrative Rule 571-004-0020 allowing truly random drug testing on student-athletes. Members of senate discussed whether or not the policy should have been …
Sports and fine arts are often perceived to be at different ends of a spectrum at school. But the new “Art of the Athlete” exhibition at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art has united the two in an interdisciplinary meditation.
Bobby Petrino’s still-flourishing career shows the different standard to which coaches and employees are held to compared to NCAA athletes.