Survey Shows Some College Athletes Facing Homelessness, Food Insecurity

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Heard On The Morning Show
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A new survey looking at student-athletes found widespread food insecurity and homelessness among this population. We look at the rules restricting their access to housing and nutrition, discuss whether student-athletes should be paid to play, and consider how the coronavirus pandemic is exacerbating these struggles.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • Laura Pavin Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Sara Goldrick-Rab Guest
  • Erin McGeoy Guest

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