50 Years of Women's Varsity Athletics at Yale: A Historic Retrospective

Bibliography & Additional Resources

The following materials were used to create "50 Years of Women's Varsity Athletics at Yale: A Historic Retrospective":


Archival Collections

Secondary Sources

  • Yale College Class Books, 1972-2017.  YBB+

  • “5 Women’s Sports at Yale Upgraded to Varsity Status.” New York Times. April 21, 1977.

  • Dorfman, Andrea. “Women’s Athletics: A Tradition of Excellence.” Yale Daily News. October 25, 1979.

  • Lyles, Annarie. “Women’s Sports Come of Age.” Yale Daily News. June 1, 1981.

  • Kinsley, Margaret. “Bruises to Beer, Women’s Club Gives Rugby a “Try”.” Yale Daily News. October 1, 1981.

  • Plym, Jack. “Women Athletes Compete for Funding and Status with Older and More Established Men’s Teams.” Yale Daily News. May 6, 1986.

  • “Fifty Years of Excellence and Determination in Women’s Athletics”. Yale University Office of the President. April 24, 2018.

  • "Yale Athletes who have participated in the Olympic Games." Yale News. July 19, 2012.


Additional Resources

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