The Daily Northwestern

Letter to the Editor: University should not appeal NLRB ruling

Jim O'Connor

April 7, 2014

As an alumnus (Communication '89), football season ticket holder, educator and union member (University Professionals of Illinois Local 4100), I am greatly pleased by the recent NLRB decision in favor of the athlete-employees...

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...