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Centre Trail Podcast 17: Archives and Records of Human Knowledge

9/13/2018
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John and Tara talk about the tragic fire at the National Museum in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. What does it mean to lose these records of human knowledge, and how do historians approach the reality of limitations to the knowledge we have collected? What are archives and how do historians use them?

Duration:00:30:36

Centre Trail Podcast 16: Passing Away of Public Figures

9/6/2018
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Following the passing of Senator John McCain, John and Tara talk about the history of social conventions surrounding the deaths of political figures in the United States and China.

Duration:00:21:57

Doping and Sport

9/1/2018
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JD Dotson, Payton Howard, Sam Long, Kersey Reynolds and Will Smith discuss the concept of performance enhancement in modern sport.

Duration:00:32:24

Cheating and the Black Sox

8/31/2018
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Benjamin Hadlock, Austin Lotspeich, Trace Oliver and Andrew Salchli discuss the infamous Black Sox scandal of 1919 as part of a broader look at the phenomenon of cheating in sport.

Duration:00:23:32

The 1936 Berlin Olympics

8/30/2018
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Dylan Barnett, Trevor Carnell, Jeffrey Chen and Lauren Richards look at the 1936 Summer Olympic Games, hosted by Adolf Hitler and Nazi Germany.

Duration:00:20:25

Miracle on Ice

8/29/2018
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Carson Ebert, Alex Leff, Evan Whitis and Wu Sili discuss the famous "Miracle on Ice", when the United States ice hockey team shockingly defeated their counterparts from the Soviet Union at the 1980 Winter Olympics.

Duration:00:21:14

Football and Fraud

8/28/2018
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Michael Ackerman, Joe Bagwell, Madison Rice and Alex Winkler examine the corruption surrounding the FIFA World Cup.

Duration:00:20:54

The All American Sports Show: Diamonds are a Girl's Best Friend

8/27/2018
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Zoe Doubles, Sam Goldizen, Jon Jones and Parker Selin produced this podcast episode, a fictional sports history show examining the popularity of women's baseball in the mid-twentieth century United States

Duration:00:24:32