Posted on July 16, 2015
New content has been added or refreshed for several of Gale’s In Context databases. These include:
Biography In Context
New portals were added this week:
- Misty Copeland – On June 30, 2015, Misty became the first African American female principal dancer with the American Ballet Theater company.
- Bernie Sanders – Currently a junior U.S. Senator from Vermont he has entered the 2016 presidential race as a Democratic candidate.
- Laverne Cox – As an actress in the series “Orange Is the New Black”, in 2014 she became the first transgender person nominated for an Emmy Award.