Time Notes Dartmouth’s Athletics Flap

Time magazine has noted–belatedly–the furor over Dean of Admissions Karl Furstenberg’s letter claiming athletic programs like football “represent a sacrifice to the academic quality and diversity” of students (last item).

Dartmouth fans are kicking up a storm over an admissions dean’s letter expressing contempt for college football. Some want him fired. The team’s 1-9 season didn’t help.