CHICAGO (AP) — No matter how this season unfolds, Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald insists there is no more unified team than his Wildcats.
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EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois university’s typo is getting national attention.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — A vote by Northwestern football players on whether to form the nation’s first union for college athletes has concluded.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP)–Northwestern football players are expected to vote on whether to form the nation’s first college athletic union.
Galesburg native Julie Lindstrom worked on the set of “Draft Day”. We had the chance to chat with her about her experience on the WGIL Morning news.
Julie is a graduate of Galesburg High School, Knox College and graduate school at Northwestern University. She has done electrical work on numerous movie sets including her role as Best Boy Electric for the new Kevin Costner movie “Draft Day”.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Northwestern University is asking the National Labor Relations Board to overturn a regional director’s ruling that the school’s football players are employees under federal law and thus entitled to unionize.
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The NCAA president called an effort to unionize players a “grossly inappropriate” way to solve problems in college sports while insisting schools have been working to get athletes more involved in decisions that impact them.
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) — Northwestern football coach Pat Fitzgerald is encouraging his team to vote no on forming a union less than two weeks after the National Labor Relations Board said the players could bargain collectively and called for an election.
An organizer with the United Steelworkers says players from other universities have expressed interest in forming unions in the wake of the landmark decision last week involving the Northwestern football team.