Long forgotten, UVM's 1st black graduate gets his due
According to UVM's settled history, the university's first black graduate was George Washington Henderson, Class of 1877. Born into slavery ... Marshall wrote up his findings in Liber, the newsletter put out by Friends of Special Collections at UVM ...
The first NFL draft
Approximately 90 players were on the board. After the first five rounds, Bell moved that the draft continue for an additional four rounds. George Preston Marshall of the Boston (now Washington) Redskins seconded the motion. The motion carried unanimously.
Badgers men's basketball: Final Four run figures to be a recruiting boon
The early departures of George Marshall (transfer) and Evan Anderson (decided to not return for a fifth season) leaves UW with two additional spots to fill, though sophomore walk-on Zak Showalter likely will be awarded one of those scholarships. Add it ...
NATO reassures Russia-wary Baltics
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Kurt Volker, U.S. ambassador to NATO under presidents Obama and George W. Bush, said the delay was a mistake and that the alliance still is not doing enough to deter Russian advances. “It's a reactive stance. We're saying to the Russians, 'You do more ...