Sports, Society, and Technology Program events that seeks to broaden awareness of compelling sports-related experiences and stories, particularly as they relate to social change.

Recent Submissions

  • A Conversation with Wyomia Tyus: Olympic Gold Medalist in 1964 and 1968 

    Tyus, Wyomia; Thomas, Damion; Royster, Jacqueline Jones; McDonald, Mary G.; Curry, Bill (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018-09-16)
    In marking the 50th anniversary of the 1968 Mexico City Olympics, media coverage has focused on John Carlos and Tommie Smith’s courageous stance in raising black fists to protest racial injustice on the 200-meter victory ...