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Today In Sports History for Thursday, March 26

...revolutionize a college sports industry worth billions of dollars, a federal agency says that football players at Northwestern University can create the nation's first union of college athletes. Peter Sung Ohr, the regional director of the National...
A Bishop's Perspective: Legalizing marijuana is wrong for many reasons

...the structure and function of their brains.Marijuana users have abnormal brain structure and poor memory. Northwestern University scientists found marijuana use causes brain abnormalities that resemble those found in people with schizophrenia...
Pure Sole: Talking with number 20

...Spent two years in the service and came back and decided I wanted to go to college again."Two seasons at Northwestern University in Kirkland, Washington, earned Brown selection into that school's Hall of Fame.He transferred to Seattle...
Michigan close to banning student-athlete unions

...under a bill that won final passage in Michigan on Tuesday, making it at least the second state to respond after Northwestern University football players were allowed to vote this year on union representation.The legislation, which is expected...
Larry John Traeger

...and Gladys (Gamble) Traeger. He attended Mt. Angel Prepatory School graduating in 1949. He then attended Northwestern University of Law, graduating in 1959. Larry excelled in sports throughout his school years. At 29 years old, Larry...
Judge rules against NCAA in O'Bannon case

...athletics.The lawsuit was part of a tide of pressure on the NCAA to change the amateur model. Football players at Northwestern University have pushed to be allowed to unionize, and other lawsuits have claimed that athletes have a right to better...
My Turn: Oligarchy in America

A recent study done by two professors at Princeton University and Northwestern University concluded that the USA is an oligarchy, not a democracy. The conclusion was reached after the researchers reviewed answers to...
Tongue piercing lets the paralyzed drive wheelchairs

...researchers from Atlanta's Shepherd Center for spinal injuries, the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago and Northwestern University.DiSanto, an electrical engineer who became paralyzed from the neck down in a 2009 diving accident, said the...
Gene-testing dispute focuses on how much a patient should know

...analyze all that information, they should get consent from the patient," said Sherman Elias, a geneticist at Northwestern University in Chicago who co-wrote the essay criticizing the guidelines. "This is a question of whether patients have...
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Mandela's mortality is South Africa's fear many other things, he will always be cherished.? Douglas Foster, associate professor of journalism at Northwestern University, is the author of "After Mandela: The Struggle for Freedom in Post-Apartheid South Africa," which will...


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