Effort to Americanize and monetize college sports in Japan faces obstacles

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Los Angeles Times—Getting Japanese universities to adopt an NCAA-like structure won't be easy for leaders of a movement inspired by their American college experiences.

CUNY names first Asian-American college president to lead Baruch College. The City University of New York named its first Asian-American college president Monday evening, appointing David Wu to lead Baruch College in Manhattan. Wu, a former Vice President at George Mason University in Virginia, was voted in unanimously, 17-0, by the city university system’s Board of