Written Resources and Records

These archived documents include a wide variety of Myles Brand’s written works, such as articles written for publication, speeches he gave at public appearances, and even an excerpt from one of his books. Here you will also find related articles that feature Brand’s quotes and works as well as transcripts from his podcasts and interviews he gave over the years.

All document materials are available to download and use for educational purposes.


“Academics First: Reforming Intercollegiate Athletics,” published in Vital Speeches of the Day; delivered to the National Press Club, Washington, D.C.

January 23, 2001

“Academics First: Rejuvenating Athletics Reform,” Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges (AGB) Trusteeship, 9:2, pp.18-22

January 24, 2001

“The ENGAGED President: Changing Times, Unchanging Principles,” The Presidency, 5:3, pp. 27-30

September 1, 2002

NCAA State of the Association delivered as NCAA President at 2003 NCAA Convention

January 1, 2003

“Academics First: Progress Report” delivered at 2003 National Press Club

March 4, 2003

NCAA Title IX Seminar Keynote Address

April 28, 2003

“Myles Brand,” Philosophy Now: A Magazine of Ideas, 41, interview by Tim Madigan

May 1, 2003

2003 Black Coaches Association Keynote Speech

June 5, 2003

“Value-Based Educational Model,” NCAA State of the Association delivered at 2004 NCAA Convention

January 1, 2004

“Academics and athletics: playing for the same team: NCAA president discusses the challenges of leading the organization in an era of academic reform,” Black Issues in Higher Education, 21:4, pp. 26-31, by Ronald Roach

April 8, 2004