First phases of construction on comprehensive football facility upgrade at the University of Kansas expected to begin in early 2023

[ad_1] The University of Kansas has committed to a comprehensive football facility overhaul, with construction set to begin in 2023, the school announced Friday morning. The plan did not include a specific timeline or a dollar amount for the cost of the project, which KU Athletic Director Travis Goff said would be “unmatched in its … Read more

Tiffany Jackson: Former All-American basketball player dies from breast cancer at 37, according to the university

[ad_1] CNN — The University of Texas at Austin women’s basketball program is “mourning the loss of Longhorn legend” Tiffany Jackson, the school said on Monday in a statement on their website. Jackson was 37 years old and passed away after a battle with breast cancer according to the school. Jody Conradt, who coached Jackson … Read more

Hall of Fame QB Brett Favre’s charity donated to University of Southern Mississippi Athletic Foundation while he pushed for state funds

[ad_1] Former NFL quarterback Brett Favre’s charity, Favre 4 Hope, donated more than $130,000 to the University of Southern Mississippi Athletic Foundation from 2018 to 2020, according to tax records obtained by ESPN on Wednesday. During this same period, Favre was trying to raise money for a new volleyball stadium at the university, where he … Read more

Former Mississippi governor helped Brett Favre obtain welfare funds for university volleyball stadium, texts show

[ad_1] An investigative report by Mississippi Today revealed Tuesday that former Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant helped former NFL quarterback Brett Favre obtain welfare funds in order to help build a new volleyball center at the University of Southern Mississippi. The news organization reviewed text messages from 2017 and 2019 that were filed Monday in the … Read more

Elon University senior to compete in triathlon, fundraise for Burlington Animal Services

[ad_1] When Elon senior Maria Torres Monteverde completed her first triathlon, she said she crossed the finish line overwhelmed with pride — a feeling motivating her to not only compete again, but also raise money for a cause close to her heart. “It was great to do, but I want to do something bigger than … Read more

San Diego State University had arguably the worst stadium opening of all-time

[ad_1] It feels hot just looking at this pic.Image: Getty Images Triple-digit heat, but not an ounce of shade to be found. It sounds like a lyric from that Alanis Morissette song, “Ironic,” but for San Diego State football fans, it was a reality, a nightmare come to life. SnapDragon Stadium opened up on Aug. … Read more

Quidditch, the Harry Potter sport that makes its way in Castilla y León

Related news The most popular sport in the magical world has been installed in the real world for a few years now and more and more athletes are practicing it. Its creator in the fantasy world is JK Rowling, who after the game’s success in the Harry Potter saga took advantage of the attraction to … Read more

A look at the relationship between the environmental crisis and the pandemic | Opinion

During the quarantine, we witnessed unexpected natural manifestations, which occurred as a result of reduced movement of people and a decrease in productive activities. Thus we observe, for example, cleaner skies or an urban wildlife adventure. This led to a reflection on the complex relationship humans currently have with nature. Many of the discussions that … Read more