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Rachel Robinson & JRF on the passing of Yogi Berra

September 23, 2015 - Jackie Robinson, News

Pictured (l to r): Leonard S. Coleman, Jr., Bill Russell, Rachel Robinson, Yogi Berra and Della Britton Baeza at the JRF Golf Classic in Montclair, NJ, 2004“My family and I very much mourn the passing of Yogi Berra. We of course admired Yogi’s contribution to the game. And Yogi and his beloved Carmen and I […]

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An Energizing Summer in Northern Ireland by Scholar Omar Corona Monroy

August 25, 2015 - RRIF, Scholars

JRF Scholar Omar Corona Monroy, a senior at the University of California, Los Angeles, earned a Rachel Robinson International Fellowship (RRIF) to attend The Clinton International Summer School. Through CIS, he participated in the International Conflict Research Institute at Ulster University in Derry/Londonderry, Northern Ireland.He recently reflected on this unforgettable opportunity:“Perhaps my favorite element of […]

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Rachel Robinson International Fellow Dejah Powell shares her Hawaiian experience

August 25, 2015 - RRIF, Scholars

Entering her sophomore year at Cornell University, JRF Scholar Dejah Powell was one of 12 students named as a 2015 Rachel Robinson International Fellow (RRIF). Through the fellowship program, Dejah was able to participate in the Sea Semester Aloha Aina: People and Nature in the Hawaiian Islands, a month-long project in the Islands of Hawaii […]

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