Nocera & Robinson: Student Athletes Only Taught Cynicism
The Aspen Institute - Paepcke Auditorium
College sports appear to be at a crossroads: is their purpose the entertainment of fans, or the education of students? The NCAA is beset with scandals, anti-trust lawsuits, calls for reform, and manic conference hopping—all signs that college sports has an identity crisis that begs to be resolved. Our panel considers the future of a beloved, embattled American institution. Featuring Craig Robinson, Joe Nocera, Taylor Branch, Tom Farrey, and Wallace Renfro."