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Life-changing and sport experience: Luciano Bucci's interview

"There are many aspects about this country that strucks me. The one surprises me most is the importance given to meritocracy: if you give a lot, you receive a lot and this pushes me to give my best every day. In the academic field I like the professors' availability to help you whenever you need and the workload which is is divided up throughout the semester. The secret is that study and sport in the United States go at the same pace: they go hand in hand and this makes easier managing everything. "

JUCO: An alternative path?

Everyone knows the stories of the undrafted-turned-pro or breakout redshirt senior year but no-one ever talks about the millions of students that take a lesser known route: junior college to traditional four-year university. The opportunity to learn crucial skills both on and off the playing field, in addition to earning a scholarship and making progress towards your degree is invaluable.

Volleyball and beach volley in constant growth in USA colleges

The constant growth and popularity of  volleyball and beach volleyball in USA colleges is impressive. Women's volleyball is already one of the most practiced sports in colleges: in the 2018-19 academic year, a total of 1,073 NCAA colleges are sponsoring volleyball teams: 334 of those teams are competing in Division 1, 303 in Division II and 436 in Division 3; NAIA institutions currently sponsor 226 women's volleyball programs along with 456 two-year colleges in the United States.