From the Archives: Special Olympics Celebration!
Skill, Courage, Sharing, Joy – Tenants of the Spirit of Special Olympics
In celebration of Villanova’s Special Olympics Fall Festival, held November 1-3, 2019, University Archives has a small exhibit about Special Olympics at Villanova University on display. Special Olympics events on campus has a long history starting in 1979 to now being known as the largest annual student-run Special Olympics event today.
The exhibit contains facsimiles of photographs and programs from the early days of the event. All materials are from collections located in the University Archives. The case was curated by Beaudry Allen, Preservation and Digital Archivist.
Images of putting the exhibit together.
You can check out the case on the 3rd floor of Falvey Library for the rest of the semester.
For more information about the Special Olympics and how to get involved, check out the Special Olympic website!
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