PS4RS comment on Dr. Barron’s response to the NCAA Consent Decree emails

Penn Staters for Responsible Stewardship acknowledges the statement by Dr. Barron, signed off on by BOT Chairman Masser, calling the secret NCAA emails confirming a conspiracy to impose illegal sanctions on Penn State “deeply disturbing.” Unfortunately, this statement comes two years too late. While it is refreshing that Penn State, through its newly appointed President, … Continue reading PS4RS comment on Dr. Barron’s response to the NCAA Consent Decree emails

PS4RS comment on release of NCAA Consent Decree “bluff” emails

The recent release of emails proves that the NCAA bluffed Penn State leaders into accepting sanctions which the NCAA had no authority to impose on Penn State. These sanctions have cost the university more than $100 million. The trustees clearly failed to adequately fulfill their fiduciary duty to Pennsylvania's flagship university and safeguard its assets. … Continue reading PS4RS comment on release of NCAA Consent Decree “bluff” emails

PS4RS statement on upcoming BOT meeting

PENN STATERS FOR RESPONSIBLE STEWARDSHIP STATEMENT ON UPCOMING BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING AUGUST 10, 2012 -- Nothing less than a complete and total rejection of the baseless NCAA consent decree will be acceptable when the Trustees meet to vote this Sunday. We view this call for a meeting as an acknowledgment that Rod Erickson did not indeed have … Continue reading PS4RS statement on upcoming BOT meeting