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WSF Marks 50th Annivesary of Title IX

Sarah Hildebrandt/Beat the Streets (Justin Hoch) As the nation marks the 50th Anniversary of Title IX, the Women’s Sports Foundation (WSF) is bringing together girls, champion athletes, advocates, and leaders to commemorate the milestone and the impact and importance of the landmark law. In partnership with the U.S. Department of ...

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ACC, Big Ten and Pac-12 Alliance Announce Year-Long Title IX 50th Anniversary Celebration Plans

The ACC, Big Ten, and Pac-12 Alliance today announced details of the year-long plan to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Title IX through its multi-pronged campaign “Celebrating 50 Years of Title IX TogetHER.” Title IX, the groundbreaking federal civil rights law, prohibits gender discrimination in educational programs and activities receiving ...

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SiriusXM Sports Marks 50th Anniversary of Title IX with Special Programming

courtesy Caldwell Univ. Athletics SiriusXM is recognizing the 50th anniversary of the passing of Title IX with special programming on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Sports Radio channel and on the SXM App that highlights the impact the law had on the future of women’s sports. On June 23rd, 1972, the federal civil ...

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Billie Jean King Leadership Initiative, National Women’s Law Center,n Women’s Sports Foundation Launch ‘Demand IX’

WSF As many across the country are commemorating the 50th anniversary of Title IX, a coalition comprised of the Billie Jean King Leadership Initiative, National Women’s Law Center, and the Women’s Sports Foundation are launching a national campaign to engage, galvanize and call to action. ‘Demand IX’ seeks to educate ...

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Women’s Sports Foundation Celebrates National Girls & Women in Sports Day, Title IX 50th Anniv.

Casey O’Shaughnessy, Caldwell Univ. (credit: Eli Sirota) This year marks the 50th Anniversary of Title IX, the preeminent legislation that paved the way for girls and women’s participation in sport. To commemorate the milestone and celebrate the annual National Girls & Women in Sports Day (NGWSD) on February 2, the Women’s ...

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