WICHITA STATE UNIVERSITY ALUMNI MAGAZINE
Spring 2015

League 42: Shockers Deep

Jersey No. 42, Jackie Robinson's number, was retired by Major League Baseball teams on April 15, 1997, the 50th anniversary of Robinson's breaking the color barrier in the big leagues. As the organizers and coaches and players of Wichita's League 42 know full well, that number holds special promise.

League 42

Bob Lutz '84 is one of a league of Shockers championing the cause of introducing kids to America's pastime.

Location, Location, Location

WSU's innovation campus secures its first major corporate partner: Airbus Americas Engineering.

Testing Boundaries

Phuoc Thai '90 left Vietnam for a better education, and a chance at landing his dream job at NASA.