Spartans' APR Commitment On Display

No longer is the San Jose State University athletics program mired among the poorest academic performers in the National Collegiate Athletics Association's (NCAA) Division I membership. A model for executing a dramatic turnaround, the University was featured at the NCAA's annual convention that began January 12.

Courtesy: San Jose State Athletics

Assistant athletics director for academic services Eileen Daley and recently retired football coach Dick Tomey were featured speakers at the Association's general session meeting on January 14 titled, "NCAA Division I Academic Progress Rate (APR) Plans: Instruments for Campus Change."

Their presentations follow the Association's 2010 convention theme of "...improving student-athletes' academic and athletics experiences."

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