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  • Friday January 30, 2015
    Part of baseball’s history is the legacy of discrimination in the sport. In the 19th century, the first color line was created, barring black men from playing with white men. Black athletes went on to form their own leagues until … Continue reading
  • Tuesday January 27, 2015
    Did you know you can book study rooms online in the University Library? It’s easy, and it’s the best way to ensure your group will have a place to work in the Library. Visit to book a study room … Continue reading
  • Friday January 23, 2015
    Discover Greatness: An Illustrated History of the Negro Baseball Leagues Jan. 20, 2015 – March 15, 2015 From the late 19th century and into the mid-20th century, a race barrier prevented talented black athletes from playing in professional white baseball leagues. … Continue reading