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Frances Hogan, May 23, 1991, and June 3, 1991. Interview L-0044.
The First Director of Women's Athletics at UNC-Chapel Hill Discusses the Evolution of Women's Collegiate Sports: Frances Hogan was in charge of finding facilities, equipment, and competitions for the women's athletics program at the University of North Carolina from 1946 to the 1970s. She discusses how students and coaches worked around the limitations to plan their own tournaments and occasionally succeeded on the national level. She describes the change from club sports to NCAA division sports and the introduction of Title IX in the 1970s. The interview ends with her summary of why the program is successful.
Interviewee: Frances Hogan    Interviewer: Mary Jo Festle
Duration: Array     Annotated Excerpts: Listen to and read all 14 excerpts.