In The News

May 7, 2018

"In his recent book The Miseducation of the Student Athlete: How to Fix College Sports, Shropshire and his co-author Collin D. Williams argue that “student” has to come first in student-athlete: the focus should be on prioritizing a meaningful education."

May 7, 2018

"For all the heightened chatter this year about whether college student-athletes should be paid, Dr. Kenneth Shropshire suggests that making their education a priority is more important than a microscopic focus on financial compensation."

April 3, 2018

"Should NCAA athletes be paid? Is online education a viable option for student-athletes? How can teams address mental health problems that their athletes face?

These are just a few topics being explored across different disciplines by Arizona State University's Global Sports Institute. The research hub was launched at ASU in 2017 as part of the school's partnership with Adidas."