TITLE

Rider-UNLV (cont.)

AUTHOR(S)
Kirshenbaum, Jerry; O'Brien, Richard
PUB. DATE
March 1993
SOURCE
Sports Illustrated;3/29/93, Vol. 78 Issue 12, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the University of Nevada at Las Vegas (UNLV) and the controversy surrounding basketball player J.R. Rider. Investigation over work in a freshman-level English correspondence course; Handling of the affair by UNLV; Making Rider a scapegoat for UNLV; More.
ACCESSION #
9303260277

 

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