Jackie Robinson

JRF Photo Gallery – Jackie Robinson Day 2018

April 20, 2018 - Alumni, Jackie Robinson, Scholars

71 years ago, Jackie Robinson made his Major League Baseball debut as a Brooklyn Dodger breaking baseball’s color barrier. This historic milestone is celebrated annually at Major League ballparks across the nation on April 15, the anniversary of Jackie Robinson’s first game in the majors. Check out these highlights from Jackie Robinson Day 2018.

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9 Quotes About Jackie Robinson

January 31, 2018 - Jackie Robinson

Nine of the most important and insightful things people have said about him over the years

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Jackie Robinson’s Reflections On His Time as a U.S. Army Lieutenant

November 9, 2017 - Jackie Robinson

After OCS some of us were assigned to the provisional truck battalion at another section of Fort Riley, and I was made morale office.

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