Conclusion: Academic and Athletic SuccessThe entirety of “The Miseducation of the Student Athlete: How To Fix College Sports,focuses on how the increasingly difficult in finding a balance between being a college athleteand receiving an education has become, not to mention a social life and extracurriculars, andhow this problem is leading to other issues in the life of athletes. The conclusion of this book,Academics and Athletic Success,simply narrows down the issues discussed in the book withthree simple questions: But why else? Why make these changes? Why challenge the system atall? These are important questions to ask because it gives a reason why reform is needed andleads to educated decisions made off a basis that you have actually given a good amount ofthought to.This chapter also talks about how there are three warnings to be aware of if a true steptowards reform and change is being considered. These warnings are that people will alwaysmention the lack of resources an institution has and how profitable a specific institution is, the
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