College Athletic Powerhouses Earn a Grade of D in Achieving Racial Equity in Leadership Posts


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The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sport (TIDES) at the University of Central Florida recently released its annual report on equity in leadership at the 130 colleges and universities that make up the Football Bowl Subdivision of Division 1 of the National Collegiate Athletic Association. These educational institutions are generally the powerhouses of college athletics. One of the 10 athletic conferences in the Football Bowl subdivision, all are White. The report found that of the 130 colleges and universities, in the fall of 2018 African Americans served as president at five institution...