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Happy 40th Birthday, Title IX!

Thursday, June 28, 2012

by Beverly Ryder Board President, National Women’s Hall of Fame On June 23, 1972, then-President Nixon signed the Education Amendments Act of 1972, which contained a short provision, referred to simply as “Title IX,” which prohibited sex discrimination in education.  This provision, a mere 37 words in length, profoundly changed the face of education, athletics,… Continue Reading Happy 40th Birthday, Title IX!