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Girls Sports: 40 Years After Title IX: A Press special section
Written by John Szozda   
Wednesday, 21 November 2012 16:37

I gave my daughter the same gifts I gave my sons: a love for reading, sport, nature and family.

I believed if she adopted these pursuits as part of her lifestyle, she would increase her chance for success in a sometimes unforgiving and competitive world. Nature supplies the salve while tending to wounds; family the support when you need a hand up; reading puts you in the seeker’s role for knowledge, skills and opportunity and sport teaches you how to compete.

Title IX on 40th anniversary: more important than ever
Written by Peg Pennepacker, CAA   
Wednesday, 21 November 2012 16:26

More than any other federal legislation, Title IX has dra¬matically changed the course of education for female students and leaders in academics and athletics in the United States.

Title IX is the federal civil rights law that prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex, including on the basis of sex stereotypes, in ed¬ucational programs and activities that receive federal funds. Title IX benefits both boys and girls in its efforts to promote and establish gender equity in schools.

Scholarships grow with women’s sports programs
Written by Larry Limpf   
Wednesday, 21 November 2012 16:25

The effect of Title IX is apparent at the University of Toledo and Bowling Green State University, which now both field more sports programs for women than men.

At BGSU the men’s programs includes baseball, basketball, cross country, football, golf, ice hockey, and soccer while the women’s programs offer basketball, cross country, golf, gymnastics, soccer, softball, swimming,  tennis, track and field, and volleyball.

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