Jan. 17, 2018Northern Arizona University and six other universities known as leaders in accessibility received a $1 million grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to fund … Read more about NAU part of group receiving $1 million grant to improve accessible learning
Brian Banks had a full-ride football scholarship waiting for him at the University of Southern California and harbored dreams of life in the NFL. Those hopes were upended when the then 16-year-old Banks was accused of kidnap and rape.
Instead of suiting up for USC in the fall, Banks traded in his football uniform for an orange jumpsuit that he wore for five years while serving his sentence in a California state prison. He then spent another four years wearing… Read more