Arthur Ashe Today

Current events as seen through the legacy of Arthur Ashe

25 visiting graduate students and faculty from the Virginia Commonwealth University Center for Sport Leadership Program with Arthur Ashe Legacy Program Director Dr. Patricia A. Turner and oral historian Chinyere Nwonye

The Arthur Ashe Legacy Program welcomes Virginia Commonwealth University

On May 3, 2022, Arthur Ashe Legacy Program Director Dr. Patricia…

Citizen Ashe in Screens Across the Country

  In the run-up to the 2022 US Open, the documentary,…

Oral history interviews resume at US Open

After 18 months of Zoom based oral history interviews, the Arthur…

UCLA’s Arthur Ashe Legacy Fund Launches Ashe Internship at SPORTFIVE Agency

Arthur Ashe‘s legacy will live on at UCLA in a new form with…

Solia Valentine Named Third Arthur Ashe Jr. Scholar

Solia Valentine, a sophomore majoring in computational and systems…

UCLA Arthur Ashe Legacy Project announces membership of its Mellon Foundation Advisory Board

Arthur Ashe Legacy Fund Advisory Board Member Biographies Adrienne…

College Sports Can Be Exploitive. They Can Also Be a Lifeline.

I like to say I owe my life to college sports. In the 1950s,…

Frances Tiafoe: My Letter to Arthur Ashe

Dear Arthur, I did not have much growing up. My parents are…

Vahagn Aldzhyan Selected as Second Arthur Ashe Jr. Scholar

While volunteering with the UCLA undergraduate-led International…

Preserving the Legacy

He strolled into Westwood as a student for the first time in…

What Would Arthur Ashe Do?

On September 9, 1992, tennis great Arthur Ashe was convinced.…

Arthur Ashe’s Protest for Haitian Refugees Inspires UCLA Senior Thesis

Looking back, it seems destined that graduating political science…

What Johnnie Ashe Did for His Brother, Fifty Years Ago

It was not always easy being Arthur Ashe’s brother. How could…

Brother’s heroic act of love let Arthur Ashe make tennis history

Venus and Serena Williams share a close bond despite their ongoing…

USTA celebrates the U.S. Military during the 50th U.S. Open

The United States Tennis Association hosted the seventh annual…

Marine’s second Vietnam tour helped his brother, Arthur Ashe, win US Open 50 years ago

WASHINGTON — In the spring of 1967, Arthur Ashe, an Army second…

Celebrating military, Arthur Ashe at U.S. Open: USTA celebrates the U.S. Military during 50th U.S. Open

The United States Tennis Association hosted the seventh annual…