Big Ten’s football reversal may spur other changes to fall sports

Dive Brief: After being applauded for suspending its football season amid the public health crisis, the Big Ten, a top NCAA Division I conference, reconsidered and said Wednesday the season would go on. The league’s university heads voted unanimously to start playing again in late October, according to its public announcement, which stressed student-athletes, coaches […]

With fall off to a sputtering start, colleges look ahead to spring

Dive Brief: As the fall term gets underway, several colleges have released plans for opening campuses and teaching classes this spring.  The schools making announcements, which include the University of Connecticut and Pennsylvania State University, are largely...

Will fall bring more campus closures as coronavirus cases climb?

Dive Brief: The coronavirus has followed students back to campus, with several colleges that reopened their grounds reporting case counts in the hundreds or more.  Some of those institutions have asked students to leave campus, while others have kept learners in place...