From the Editor
Athletic Director Peter Pilling sent out a Columbia-wide email on Tuesday afternoon announcing and issuing a survey for the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education that seeks input from students and faculty about improving existing on-campus recreational facilities.
Sophomore Jayden Pantel stands at the pinnacle of the Ivy League, unbeaten in his last 20 meets in the 3-meter dive. The question remains if the Saskatchewan native’s dominance in the Ancient Eight can translate to success in national or even Olympic competition.
If your New Year’s resolution included going to the gym more often, then you’ve probably noticed the wholesale changes to Dodge Fitness Center.
In the physical arena of sport, athletes fully rely on the interaction between mind and body to perform. But if that body doesn’t fit the idealized image of what an athlete needs to succeed in their sport, the stage or court that was once a sanctuary can become a battlefield between an image and reality.
The club sport has seen a substantial membership increase this season.
Faith plays a varied role among athletes on and off of the field.
The outdated facilities have not been renovated since 1995.
Since Ilene Weintraub became head coach of the women's tennis team in 2007, she has worked tirelessly to recruit top-level talent for the foundation of a championship-winning program.
Columbia Athletics will lose a longtime staff member this week in Darlene Camacho.