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  • How do you train to be a tennis umpire?

    BBC News - 06/28/2017

    Dr Kris Jaeger-Helton, an engineering professor at Northeastern University in Boston in the United States, rose through the ranks to become a chair umpire alongside her studies. She says she tries to build trust with players and students alike.

    “One time, when a player arrived at court and said: ‘I’m glad you’re doing my match, you always look out for us,’ I wanted to bring that tone to the classroom as well,” she says.

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