Russian President Vladimir Putin sent his greetings to the participants and guests of the Russian Students Sport Union (RSSU) gala in Moscow.
Mia Hamm, the American women's football player who won two Olympic titles and two World Cup winner's medals, is among six former student athletes who will receive a new award from the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) next month.
Former England footballer and director of physical education at the University of Birmingham William "Bill" Slater has died at the age of 91.
Swiss skier Andrin Urech has pledged to make an annual contribution to the 2021 Winter Universiade in Lucerne.
The newly-built Sopka Cluster, one of the main venues for the Krasnoyarsk 2019 Winter Universiade, was tested by athletes at a Snowboard Russian Cup stage.
Naples has celebrated the 200 day countdown to the Summer Universiade with a celebration at the Italian city's central train station.
U SPORTS, the national governing body of university sport in Canada, have announced hosts of 10 National Championships over the next two seasons.
The International University Sports Federation (FISU) has offered to fund the Ukraine team at next year’s Winter Universiade in the Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, FISU President Oleg Matytsin has told insidethegames.
International University Sports Federation (FISU) are in talks with the International Testing Agency (ITA) over an agreement for doping controls at the 2019 Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk.
Chengdu seems certain to be named as the host city of the 2021 Summer Universiade.
Organisers of the 2019 Summer Universiade held a meeting to discuss security plans for the student event in Naples next year.
Naples 2019 Commissioner Gianluca Basile has again spoken of the challenges of organising the event but stressed they are now more aware of what is required.
Hyundai has provided 300 cars and buses to be used as transportation during next year's Winter Universiade in Krasnoyarsk.
Registration for 23 European Universities Championships due to be held next year is now open, it has been announced.
A highway which will improve the travel time between facilities for the 2019 Winter Universiade has been opened in Krasnoyarsk.