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Sac State works hard to maintain Title IX compliance

Sac State works hard to maintain Title IX compliance

Julian Perez

April 21, 2016


Filed under Sports

Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 provided a tangible piece of legislation to establish gender equity in the American education system and is very well-known for its impact on collegiate athletics. However, the exact influence that Title IX has had on athletics is rarely understood to the ful...

Title IX impacts men’s athletics with unintended effects

Title IX impacts men’s athletics with unintended effects

Andrew Brown

April 7, 2016


Filed under Club Sports, Rowing, Sports

Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972 has helped provide an avenue for female college students to be more involved in NCAA-sanctioned sports. Athletics was just one factor in a long list of changes the act created, but with sports being a financial juggernaut, it has been the most di...

How Title IX shaped women’s athletics at Sac State

How Title IX shaped women’s athletics at Sac State

Chris Bullock

April 3, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Softball, Sports

When you have a moment, take the time to visit the Nest. As soon as you walk in, you'll see a trophy case with an assortment of trophies. When you take a close look at it, you'll see that there isn't just awards won by male athletes; some of the best honors were earned by female athletes. All o...

BUZZARRE: Women’s fencing becomes sport at CSUS after Title IX

State Hornet Staff

May 9, 2012


Filed under Opinion

After failing to adhere to Title IX requirements in a West Coast Best Coast Conference meeting on Friday, Sacramento State has now started a women’s fencing team to alleviate the breaches of Title IX. The board decided on women’s fencing in a 11-2 vote over women’s field hockey and women’s curling as ...

Obama closes 2005 loophole in Title IX

Obama closes 2005 loophole in Title IX

Miriam Arghandiwal

April 27, 2010


Filed under News

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...