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Respect must be earned

Denise Barajas

September 29, 2015

If you want respect, you have to do more than demand it.It may be 2015 but the sad truth is that despite the numerous strides women have made over the past century, society still has a lot of ground to cover. The fact that for every dollar a full-time worker (that is male) makes a woman only earns 78 cen...

College males need support too

State Hornet Staff

November 5, 2014

To get straight to the point, male empowerment is an absolute necessity that does not receive the right attention.When engaging in conversation with female colleagues on the topic of male empowerment, I tend to elicit the same reaction: a eyebrow cocked with a chuckle and the question "do you really nee...

Obama closes 2005 loophole in Title IX

Title IX volleyball:The Obama administration is attempting to close a loophole in Title IX, which is designed to provide equal funding for NCAA men?s and women?s sports.:File Photo

Miriam Arghandiwal

April 28, 2010

Vice President Joe Biden announced April 20 the Obama administration would overturn the 2005 revised interpretation to Title IX federal law, which was said to provide a loophole in the law. Title IX reads that no one shall be discriminated against due to gender and requires colleges and universities t...