In the spirit of the Olympic Truce Resolution, IOC President to convene “North and South Korean Olympic Participation Meeting”

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President, Thomas Bach, recently called for a meeting to decide on the participation of athletes from the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea (DPRK) at the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018. “This is a great step forward in the Olympic spirit and in the spirit of the Olympic Truce Resolution passed by … Continue reading In the spirit of the Olympic Truce Resolution, IOC President to convene “North and South Korean Olympic Participation Meeting”

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Africa’s top prospects tour Europe, showcase NBA’s commitment to elite student-athletes

https://www.instagram.com/p/Bc_ANdFh8eg/?taken-by=nbaacademy A talented team of prospects from NBA Academy Africa recently concluded a tour of Europe, spending time in Paris and Prague. Participating in training sessions, playing games against local teams, and visiting cultural sites and attractions, the tour showcased the National Basketball Association’s and SEED Project’s (Sports for Education and Economic Development, a non-profit organization based in Thies, Senegal) commitment … Continue reading Africa’s top prospects tour Europe, showcase NBA’s commitment to elite student-athletes

Celebrated for ‘BuildingUnity,’ Harvard Law Review and Motown presidents to receive African Diaspora Awards

Celebrating excellence while acknowledging the international impact of those from the African Diaspora, Applause Africa Communications will host its highly anticipated African Diaspora Awards, at the French Institute and the Alliance Française de New York, this weekend. “Many of us have accomplished a lot individually in our respective host states,” said Debo Folorunsho, Founder and CEO of Applause Africa and African Diaspora Awards (ADAs). … Continue reading Celebrated for ‘BuildingUnity,’ Harvard Law Review and Motown presidents to receive African Diaspora Awards

Pennsylvania twins make history, sign National Letters of Intent committing to UVA

https://baldwinschool.smugmug.com/Athletics/Barnett-Athletic-Signing/i-vRHtVxH/A Hundreds of prospective student-athletes enrolling in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) member, four-year institutions excitedly signed their National Letters of Intent (NLI) during the early signing period which closed last week. A binding agreement between a prospective student-athlete and one of the 650 NCAA Division I and NCAA Division II NLI member institution, prospective student-athletes agree to attend the selected institution full-time … Continue reading Pennsylvania twins make history, sign National Letters of Intent committing to UVA

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Powered by the Women’s Sports Foundation, Chevrolet GoalKeepers Project inspires and empowers next generation of female leaders

https://www.facebook.com/ChevroletFC/videos/1106359526171740/ The Women’s Sports Foundation (WSF) recently announced Chevrolet as a national partner and the official automotive sponsor of the organization founded by Billie Jean King, one of the 20th century’s most respected, influential champion for social change and equality. The leading authority on the participation of women and girls in sports, the Foundation is … Continue reading Powered by the Women’s Sports Foundation, Chevrolet GoalKeepers Project inspires and empowers next generation of female leaders

Changing the world through basketball | Beijing International Studies University Press

  Based on The Sanctuary of Sport: A Testimony of Olympism in Action, the  Beijing International Studies University Press and Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press (FLTRP) referenced content from this article to create a unit in the Readaholic Eclectic, a complement to the Senior High School textbook and K-12 textbook series that has sold more … Continue reading Changing the world through basketball | Beijing International Studies University Press