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  College Sports Online, Inc. -- Web Site Design / Maintenance
NCAA Division II The West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conference is an all-sports NCAA Division II conference headquartered in Princeton, West Virginia.
The American Southwest Conference is an NCAA Division III conference headquartered in Richardson, TX.
The Atlantic Central Football Conference is an NCAA Division III football-only conference with members located in Delaware, Maryland, New York, and Virginia.
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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: List of college athletic conferences
This is a list of athletic conferences of the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) and National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA).
The East Coast Conference was an NCAA Division I college athletic conference.
The California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) is an intercollegiate athletic conference in the Division II of the NCAA.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/List-of-college-athletic-conferences   (7101 words)

 Conferences :: Education : RSS Feeds : Gourt
Conference call, in telecommunications, is referred to as a "multi-party call".
A conference room is a place where conferences are held.
A Methodist or Catholic Conference is a formal meeting of church leaders.
www.gourt.com /Health/Medicine/Education/Conferences.html   (569 words)

 Ursinus College
However, the College recognizes that winning is also a legitimate objective, when achieved in an ethical manner consistent with the College's stated mission; we strive for excellence in the classroom and we strive for excellence on the field of athletic endeavor.
The goals of the intercollegiate athletic program should be sufficient to challenge the abilities of the coaching profession, to merit the interest and support of the student body and school staff, and to command the respect of civic-minded citizens.
For intercollegiate athletics to promote the character development of participants to enhance the integrity of higher education, and to promote civility in society, student-athletes, coaches, and all others associated with these athletic programs and events should adhere to such fundamental values as respect, fairness, civility, honesty and responsibility.
www.ursinus.edu /content.asp?page=IntercollegiateAthletics/the_student_athlete.html&tab=Intercollegiate_Athletics   (1306 words)

 Conferences :: Telecommunications : RSS Feeds : Gourt
Conference call, in telecommunications, is referred to as a "multi-party call".
A conference room is a place where conferences are held.
A Methodist or Catholic Conference is a formal meeting of church leaders.
business.gourt.com /Telecommunications/Conferences.html   (853 words)

 Playing College Sport. Your Questions Answered. NAIA and NCAA Athletic Scholarships.
Many athletic programs will not offer you a full-ride scholarship but rather a partial athletic scholarship which means you will have to come up with the additional funding.
Write letters, complete athletic questionnaires that many colleges have on their web sites, have a highlight video made of you in action,(most coaches will want to see a complete game tape as well, not just highlights), and ask your coaches for any help or advice they can give you.
There are some really good athletic scholarship recruiting services out there, they prepare your resume for you and they have up to date database's containing the the names and contacts of all the college coaches, but remember, you can do all this yourself but it will take a lot of time and effort.
www.collegesportsscholarships.com /faqs.htm   (2967 words)

 D3hoops.com: Notables
Johnson, who will remain athletic director, is battling cancer and expects to spend large portions of the upcoming basketball season in Houston, where he will receive treatment for cancer of the kidney.
He was honored three times as Old Dominion Athletic Conference Coach of the Year and three times as the NCAA South Region Coach of the Year.
The Northern Athletics Conference, in its second season, won't have an automatic bid in basketball until 2009 but picks Aurora and Concordia (Wis.) on top.
www.d3hoops.com /notables.php   (1899 words)

 List of college athletic conferences - Definition, explanation
The University of Utah participated in the 2005 Fiesta Bowl by being the only non-BCS team to date to finish in the top 6 of the BCS rankings.
This conference will disband its football section in 2007, when its football members begin play in the Colonial Athletic Association.
Note: All Division I-A and I-AA football conferences are also basketball conferences, with the exception of the Gateway Football Conference, Great West Football Conference, and the Pioneer Football League.
www.calsky.com /lexikon/en/txt/l/li/list_of_college_athletic_conferences.php   (238 words)

 USD - campus email lists   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Lists marked Open to USD may be subscribed to by anyone with an account at the University of South Dakota.
This list gives a list of daily events at USD that were posted on the Campus Calendar.
This list is used for dialog between the CTL and faculty who are interested in teaching and learning.
www.usd.edu /lists   (338 words)

  Conferences :: Science : RSS Directory : Gourt
Conference call, in telecommunications, is referred to as a "multi-party call".
In Christianity, a conference is a series of meetings to discuss topics related to the church.
A Methodist or Catholic Conference is a formal meeting of church leaders.
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 SUNY Cortland Athletics Mission Statement
All athletic activities must be conducted on a high level of educational principle in conformity with the policies of the University with full compliance with the rules and regulations of all governing bodies such as conferences, organizations and associations, and with proper allegiance to the concepts of amateurism and fair play.
Since Athletics is part of the educational mission of the University, the University endeavors to provide, in coaching and the direction of all athletic activities, the level of professional instruction consistent with the larger goals of SUNY Cortland.
The mission of the SUNY Cortland Athletic Program is to develop the student-athlete who exemplifies the scholar-athlete, one who strives for success in the classroom and in the competitive arena, as well as in all aspects of life.
www.cortland.edu /athletics/missionstatement.htm   (1738 words)

 List Of Universities
Under that are lists of university colleges and colleges of higher education, followed by a list of defunct institutions.
This list will need some hard rules because it's not always clear what the difference is between two institutions merging and one institution absorbing another (and often the two terms are used interchangeably throughout the process depending upon one's institution and attitude to it).
This is a list of universities and academic institutions in Sweden.
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 National Collegiate Athletic Association information - Search.com   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA, often pronounced "N-C-Double-A" or "N-C-Two-A") is a voluntary association of about 1200 institutions, conferences, organizations and individuals that organizes the athletics programs of many colleges and universities in the United States.
The NCAA is the largest collegiate athletic organization in the world, and due to the great popularity of college sports as spectator sports in the United States, it is far more prominent in the sports scene the United States than most national college sports bodies are in their own countries.
Its predecessor, the Intercollegiate Athletic Association of the United States (IAAUS), was established on March 31, 1906 to set rules for amateur sports in the United States.
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 Faculty Committee on athletics was formed at the behest of the President to explore the status of athletics at the ...
Faculty Committee on athletics was formed at the behest of the President to explore the status of athletics at the college
Faculty and students generally agree that athletics is significant to the social and educational life of the college, and has, according to 63% of the faculty, increased in their time at Williams.
Students, in other words, report that varsity athletics is significant in their social life, over half feel that belonging or not belonging to a varsity team “defines” how other students see them; it also plays a significant role in who lives with whom.
www.ephblog.com /archives/images/athletic_report.htm   (7353 words)

 Franklin & Marshall College | Athletics
At the conference, foundation officials also announced a five-year, $1.5-million plan for a database, to be housed at Northwestern University, that will track the academic credentials of students, both athletes and others, and their subsequent performance in college.
Bowen argued that athletes at highly selective colleges were not doing as well as other students in the classroom, that they were concentrated in only a few majors, like business and psychology, and that they were underperforming academically relative to students with similar academic credentials.
Like bigger colleges, Division III institutions have been criticized for recruiting athletes who are not as well prepared for college life as their classmates are.
wwwdevel.fandm.edu /departments/athletics/releases/05C3211A8C.html   (1144 words)

 Colorado College | News
The Schlessman Family, longtime benefactors of the Colorado College athletics program and for whom the school’s state-of-the-art aquatics facility is named, made history on Saturday as the first family ever to be inducted into the CC Athletics Hall of Fame.
Colleges and universities are given a ranking based on academics, athletics, and student-athlete graduation rates enabling student-athletes to obtain a true picture of the most complete and well-rounded schools.
The Colorado College women's basketball team's commitment to success both on and off the court was rewarded on Monday (July 17) when the Tigers were honored by The Women's Basketball Coaches Association for having the highest cumulative grade point average in Division III for the 2005-06 season.
www.coloradocollege.edu /athletics/news/index.asp   (3421 words)

 Spartanburg SC | GoUpstate.com | Spartanburg Herald-Journal
The National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA, often pronounced "N-C-Double-A") is a voluntary association of about 1200 institutions, conferences, organizations and individuals that organizes the athletic programs of many colleges and universities in the United States.
The NCAA is the largest collegiate athletic organization in the world, and because of the great popularity of college sports among spectators in the United States, it is far more prominent than most national college sports bodies in other countries.
In September 1981, the Board of Regents of the University of Oklahoma and the University of Georgia Athletic Association filed suit against the NCAA in district court in Oklahoma.
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 Le Moyne College Athletic Calendar
The award is determined by the conference’s faculty athletic representatives in calculating the average grade point average for the entire student body of the 15 member institutions from the previous academic year (2001-2002).
Members of the Northeast-10 are American International College, Assumption College, Bentley College, Bryant College, Franklin Pierce College, Le Moyne College, The University of Massachusetts Lowell, Merrimack College, Pace University, Saint Anselm College, Saint Michael’s College, The College of Saint Rose, Southern Connecticut State University, Southern New Hampshire University, and Stonehill College.
Le Moyne College competes in the Northeast-10 Conference for men"s and women"s basketball, men"s and women"s cross country, men"s golf, men"s lacrosse, men"s and women"s soccer, men"s and women"s tennis, softball and women"s volleyball.
www.lemoyne.edu /athletics/Athletic_story.asp?id=661   (515 words)

 Student Athlete Handbook
Colleges are also required to verify weekly that all participating student athletes are in compliance with the 12-hour rule (Bylaw 1.3.1).
As members of the college community, students should be encouraged to develop the capacity for critical judgment; to engage in sustained and independent search for truth; and to exercise their right to free inquiry and free speech in a responsible, non-violent manner.
Violations of conference and/or COA conduct are reported to the conference commissioner of athletics, the director of athletics and student-athlete’s head coach.
athletics.hancockcollege.edu /Default.asp?Page=717   (11600 words)

 List of college athletic conferences Information
This list consists of conferences that do not also sponsor football.
Upper Midwest Athletic Conference - Currently transitioning to NCAA Div.
View a list of authors or edit this article.
www.bookrags.com /List_of_college_athletic_conferences   (280 words)

By no means is this initial list the only group of colleges from which you may choose; over the next nine months, you and we will constantly revise your choices to reflect changes in your record and in your feelings about schools based on your research and visiting.
Most colleges will send you glossy, professionally-produced "viewbooks" which appear designed to convince you that students on their always-sunny campuses smile during all of their waking hours and never have a negative word to say about their intellectually stimulating and socially fulfilling school.
Colleges may be reluctant to send these to prospective students, in their continuing efforts to reduce publication and mailing costs; however, most college catalogs are available on line or you can obtain them during a campus visit.
www.sta.cathedral.org /collegeAdvising/handbook01/developlist.html   (2230 words)

 College Athletes
Begin your college search your junior year and have a short list of prospective colleges by the beginning of your senior year.
Not only should you stress your athletic and academic achievements on your application, be sure that the college coach contacts the admissions office on your behalf.
Don't let the absence of an athletic scholarship deter you from gaining a first-rate education at a D3 college or university.
www.collegestudentathletes.com /guide.cfm   (297 words)

 NCEF Resource List: School Athletic Fields
Lists are provided of national sports governing bodies for Olympic/Pan American sport organizations, affiliated sport organizations, armed forces sport organizations, community-based multisport organizations, and disabled and education-based multisport organizations.
Discusses creation of athletic fields with materials that are suitable to the local environment, the value of remembering "lessons learned" from previous athletic field installations, and scaling maintenance to the amount of use.
Desribes typical chemical treatments of athletic fields, physical disorders that might be linked to or exacerbated by residues from these compounds, options for organic field management, and advice for further action.
www.edfacilities.org /rl/athletic_fields.cfm   (4139 words)

 Athletic Coaches - Pennsylvania College of Technology
Karstetter attended Penn College from 1997 to 1999 and graduated with an associate’s degree in Forest Science.
He was the college fitness center supervisor from 1993-1999, and in 1996 was named the first women’s basketball coach in Penn College history.
In conjunction with the athletic success of the team, she holds the student athlete’s academic obligations in high regard.
www.pct.edu /athletics/coaches.htm   (1557 words)

 Poor Grades Aside, Athletes Get Into College on a $399 Diploma - New York Times
Brand acted partly in response to a letter sent on Nov. 2 from the Southeastern Conference that highlighted cases similar to Morley's and Ferguson's.
Kinney, 27, who was arrested on a marijuana possession charge in 2003 and is wanted on a bench warrant, declined to comment, despite requests by phone, fax and visits to his apartment.
He is considered a savior by some players, but one principal has barred Wright from his building for luring athletes to a rival school and introducing them to University High.
www.nytimes.com /2005/11/27/sports/ncaafootball/27school.html?ex=1290747600&en=7be09ef8cdd09a4e&ei=5088&partner=rssnyt&emc=rss   (828 words)

 Wildcat Athletics: Louisiana College Varsity Athletics and Sports
Bankston was a fullback/linebacker for the Wildcats and was fourth in scoring in the Gulf States Conference in 1955 with 48 points.
Howell was instrumental in creating the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference, assisting in the writing of the GCAC constitution and serving as its Commissioner since its inception in 1981.
He served as the faculty athletics representative for the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, District 30, from 1978-1982 and has served as chair of the NAIA District 30/GCAC Eligibility Committee since 1981.
www.lacollege.edu /athletics/halloffame/inductees99.php   (898 words)

 Inside College Hockey | The Dean's List by Jeff Sauer
I like the college system the way it is. I know there is some discussion to go to the NHL system, but I like the way it's done at the college level.
Recently administrators convened at the National Collegiate Athletic Association meetings in Anaheim, Calif., on one weekend and at USA Hockey's Winter Meetings in Tampa, Fla., the next.
If they were to be eligible for college hockey, it would make the game even more exciting than it currently is and would be good for the fan.
www.insidecollegehockey.com /7Archives/Columns/thedean_0116.htm   (961 words)

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