TITLE

ESPN HONORED SPECIAL OLYMPICS FOUNDER

PUB. DATE
October 2017
SOURCE
Palaestra;2017, Vol. 31 Issue 4, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Eunice Kennedy Shriver, the founder of Special Olympics has received the Arthur Ashe Courage Award at ESPN's ESPY Awards for her contributions in sports.
ACCESSION #
126273862

 

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