• Sports

    Closing the Gap between Students and Athletes

    Queens College offers more than 100 clubs as well as a full athletics program with 19 varsity teams. The fact that QC is a busy place with more than 19,000 students reveals there is a major disconnect between students and student-athletes. When students outside of athletics are asked why they did not attend a game or fundraising event, the most common response is they didn’t know about it. Kevin Williams, the new assistant athletics director of External Relations, plans to fill the gaps and mend the bond between athletics and the student body. Williams comes from being a collegiate student-athlete, playing football at SUNY Morrisville as well as Iona College…