The Daily Northwestern

Updated: NLRB rules in favor of Northwestern players union

Alex Putterman, Sports Editor

March 26, 2014

A Northwestern football players union is one step closer to reality. The National Labor Relations Board ruled Wednesday in favor of the College Athletes Players Association, affirming CAPA’s claim that student-athletes are...

Nadkarni: Northwestern’s ‘football family’ in public mess

Rohan Nadkarni, Reporter

February 19, 2014

Northwestern’s hearing in the union case with the College Athletes Players Association was moved from the National Labor Relations Board office to a courtroom starting Tuesday due to an increased interest in the case. The...