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Women olympians and the Zika virus: Concerns and realities

March 11, 2016

The 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics are shaping up to be some of the most competitive Games yet. However, they could be missing some of the world’s top athletes, all because of the threat of the Zika virus. The presence of the vi...

14 Memorable Moments from the 2014 Sochi Olympics

February 28, 2014

Daniel Ricci: 1. USA Hockey Disappointment Only two weeks ago, optimism was high for the United States Men’s Hockey team. During the group stage, in an instant classic, the United States defeated the Russians on home ice i...

#SochiProblems is a problem

February 14, 2014

The Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia have been clouded in controversy for months. First, by the alleged corruption involved in securing the Olympics for Sochi, then by the well-publicized discrimination and oppression of LGBTQ in...

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