ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER

African American Studies Department Sponsors Talk on Racism in Sports

 

Hosted by Cal State Fullerton's African American Studies Department and College of Humanities and Social Sciences, the “Race, Gender and Sports” forum explored the deeply rooted issues of racism in the sports industry and whether the issues have progressed throughout the years.

Panelists included John Smith, associate head coach for CSUF men’s basketball; Cortney Stafford, assistant coach for track and field; Desran Desir, student-athlete in track and field;  former NFL player Clinton Jones; actor and playwright Maya Washington; and UC Merced history professor Kevin Dawson. Continue reading in the Orange County Register.

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