College Committees – Athletics – End of Year Report
Committee members: Blair Tuttle (Chair - SCI), S. Nozaki (ENG), Andrew Yu (ENG), J. Kim (BUS), Gary Smith (BUS), Jennifer Ulrich (SCI), Arpan Yagnik (HSS), Charles Brown (BUS), Molly Bernice Monahan Lang (HSS), Blair Tuttle (SCI), Brian Streeter (Athletics Director)
Approximate meeting dates/number of times met: 3/3/2020
Standing Charge #1
Consult and report on action taken or to be taken with respect to athletic standards related to the educational function of the college and University.
Standing Charge #2
Approve athletic schedules and eligibility of students for intercollegiate athletics.
Progress with Charges
- During Spring 2020 meeting, Brian Streeter and Charles Brown (Faculty Athletics Representative for NCAA) reported details regarding the state of student athletes. Overall, student athletes are doing well, especially compared to the general Behrend student. The schedules and eligibility for student athletes were also discussed and approved.
- Charges completed.
- Any other relevant information/ discussion: Discussed challenges for student athletes. For example, the dining hall schedule makes it hard for athletes to eat dinner at Dobbins, which results in an unintended financial burden on them.
Suggested charge(s) for next year
No new charges suggested.