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Springfield College Then and Now lecture (October 25, 2013)

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Title:
Springfield College Then and Now lecture (October 25, 2013)
Description:
This video shows a lecture by Diane Potter and Kathleen Mangano from Springfield College’s Symposium on Girls and Women in Sports. The symposium was held in conjunction with the celebration of fifty years of women’s varsity athletics at Springfield College and was held during homecoming weekend (October 25-26, 2013). Craig Poisson, Springfield College’s senior associate director of athletics, gives the introduction. He describes the accomplishments of Coach Diane Potter and Coach Kathy Mangano, and he introduces Mimi Murray. Murray speaks at even greater depth about the accomplishments of Potter and Mangano. The two coaches present a lecture called “Springfield College Then and Now: Life as a Student, Teacher/Coach, & Administrator.” Potter begins by introducing the older athletes in attendance, many of whom represent the first seasons of women’s athletics at the college. She then recounts the history of women’s athletics at the college, from 1951 to the 1980s. Her history primarily focuses on coaches, faculty, and administrators. Mangano then describes the history from the 1980s to the present day. Mangano and her powerpoint presentation are both out of the camera’s frame for the majority of her talk. Murray closes the lecture by thanking the audience and the speakers.
Date:
October 25, 2013
Format:
Film/Video
Location:
Springfield College Archives and Special Collections
Collection (local):
College Archives Digital Collections
Series:
Springfield College Athletics Department Papers
Subjects:
Springfield College
Springfield College--Alumni and alumnae
Springfield College--Sports
Springfield College--Sports--Women
Springfield College--Faculty
Potter, Diane L.
Mangano, Kathleen J.
Murray, Mimi
Places:
MassachusettsHampden (county)Springfield
Extent:
DVD; Color; 01:12:26
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Terms of Use:
Text and images are owned, held, or licensed by Springfield College and are available for personal, non-commercial, and educational use, provided that ownership is properly cited. A credit line is required and should read: Courtesy of Springfield College, Babson Library, Archives and Special Collections. Any commercial use without written permission from Springfield College is strictly prohibited. Other individuals or entities other than, and in addition to, Springfield College may also own copyrights and other propriety rights. The publishing, exhibiting, or broadcasting party assumes all responsibility for clearing reproduction rights and for any infringement of United States copyright law.
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Publisher:
Springfield College
Language:
English
Identifier:
women-in-sports-lecture-2