The Underdogs We Call Bulldogs

A Yale varsity athlete explores the place of sports in an academic world.

Standing together on the field and off. Adele Jackson-Gibson The Beautiful Game. The game said to bring the whole world together. I watched this summer’s World Cup in Paris, France; I have never seen much fervent passion, pride and celebration surrounding the game of soccer. Banners and flags waved from terraces, thousands sat in front of JumboTrons, wine glasses and beer mugs clinked after victories. There were hurrahs, yipees, and profanities. Sometimes, there were riots in the streets. Before the kickoff, bets were high on. . . Read more
Adele Jackson-Gibson