Should Colleges Pay Their Student-Athletes?

April 1, 2014

College athletes are barred from getting paid, but that could change after the National Labor Relations Board decided recently that Northwestern University’s football players are school employees and eligible to unionize.


  • Stephen Freyer represents professional sports athletes.
  • Stalin Colinet was a student-athlete at Boston College before playing in the NFL. 

Read about the NLRB decision on WGBH News' On Campus blog.

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