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  • Changing the Field: Integrating Athletics at UT

    Changing the Field: Integrating Athletics at UT

    By Louise Iscoe
    Published: Feb. 10

    This academic year marks 50 years since the university integrated its athletic program. The years before — and after — that moment contain a complex history. Learn more.

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      Nora Vargas salcedo said on Feb. 20 at 2:27 a.m.
      very touching article. We must follow the example of the generations that preceded us. Life is a constant struggle.
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      David Fan said on Feb. 16 at 3:42 a.m.
      I am very shocked at the death of Henry Reeves. Why UT president ordered to fire? only for the discrimination? He did very heinous work undoubtedly. Reading this history I can not but cry. This issue is no longer available in any society now.
  • Eyes on the Civil Rights Era
    Eyes on the Civil Rights Era
    Photojournalists R.C. Hickman and Calvin Littlejohn documented African-American...
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    Witnesses to civil rights-era life
    Witnesses to civil rights-era life
    The Briscoe Center for American History is home to the R.C. Hickman and Calvin Littlejohn...
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