Louis Freeh

When It Came to Penn State's Punishment, the NCAA Got it Just Right

David Gebler | Posted 10.02.2012 | Canada
David Gebler

In the wake of the Penn State child abuse scandal, many in the media were outraged by the NCAA's decision to instantly vacate the university's win record from 1998 through 2011. As two ethicists with a combined 40+ years working in the trenches with organizations and their cultures, we'd like to offer the opposite view: the NCAA got it exactly right. What's needed at Penn State is a complete blood transfusion of good culture for bad.