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ABOUT THE SUMMIT

The Center for Sport Management Research and Education, in collaboration with the Sport Management Program and Women’s and Gender Studies Program, is pleased to announce the Title IX at 45 Summit. Title IX was passed in 1972 and prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in educational programs or activities receiving federal funding. The summit is designed to celebrate the 45th anniversary of this landmark legislation.

Date: Friday, October 27, 2017

Time: 11:00 am to 1:00 pm

Location: Memorial Student Center (MSC) 2504

Preliminary Schedule:

11:00-11:45: Title IX at Texas A&M Panel – Jo Evans (Head Coach, Softball), Jennifer Smith (Title IX Coordinator), Lori Williams (Sr. Associate Athletics Director), and Marlene Dixon (Panel Moderator and Professor)

11:45-12:15: Lunch

12:15-1:00: Keynote address – Erin Buzuvis, Professor of Law, Director of the Center for Gender and Sexuality Studies, Western New England University. 

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