Supporting Student-Athlete Success | UMD

(upbeat instrumental music) – [Narrator] An institution of higher education holds a powerful responsibility to educate the next generation of leaders, to help them develop both personally and professionally, to prepare them to lead our workplaces and our society. For decades Barry and Mary Gossett have generously supported the University of Maryland. As volunteers, financial…

Debi Bhanja: Student-Athlete

I think balancing academics and athletics really takes discipline and also a realistic understanding of what you can accomplish. I know that I can handle a few things on my plate at once so that’s how I was able to you know take on athletics and also do a lot of other things on campus….

Student-athlete: Jared Pinkney

My goals have always been the same since I first started and that’s always just to be the best at what I do. Jared Pinkney came in here a young man who was full of gifts and athletic ability on the field, but I think you know, his biggest growth has been off the field….

Life of A Student-Athlete | Yale University

I’m Imogen, I’m from Kilmacolm. I played school hockey since I was about eight. Club hockey – I played for Greenock and I finished playing for Kelburn before I left then, I played for my district as well and played Scotland as well; so under 16’s and under 18’s and part of the under 21’s…

The Moment I Found My Sport

I remember the moment I found my sport. I was never planning on competing… in that instant I decided to start training. Running further, faster, faster. Always trying to better my time. I started measuring heart rate, threshold, power. I spent a lot of Friday nights alone in my basement. Balance became important. Core strength…

London School of Economics Tennis: Sports Insight

(techno music) – So I think the best thing about being part of the tennis club is that it’s literally open to anybody. No matter if you’ve never picked up a racquet before. And maybe if you are an amazing player or decent player and you wanna join a team, there’s still player out here…