To celebrate the 45th anniversary of Title IX, the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University and WBUR, Boston’s NPR news station, will host a conversation about the impact of Title IX and the work that remains to be done when it comes to equality and sports.
- Swin Cash, director of player development, New York Liberty; WNBA champion (2003, 2006, and 2010); Olympic gold medalist in women’s basketball (2004 and 2012); NCAA Champion (University of Connecticut, 2000 and 2002)
- Maura Healey '92, attorney general, Commonwealth of Massachusetts; former college and professional basketball player
- Genevra (Gevvie) Stone, Olympic silver medalist (2016) in women’s single sculls; World Rowing Cup II silver medalist (2016, 2015); Olympian (2012); NCAA Champion (Princeton, 2006); physician
- Shira Springer '97 (moderator), sports and society reporter, WBUR and National Public Radio, and columnist focused on women’s sports, Boston Globe
- Introduced by: Robin Young, cohost, Here & Now, WBUR and National Public Radio
Free and open to the public.
Registration is now closed. Walk-in attendees are welcome.
WBUR will stream the event live on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wburnews/
Pre-Event Exhibition Viewing and Reception
Please join us on May 16, 2017, at 5:30 p.m. at the Schlesinger Library for a reception for the exhibition, "Playing Fair?: Title IX at 45." The exhibition will be open until 7 p.m. on that day.
A larger, related public conference, "Game Changers: Sports, Gender, and Society," took place on April 6–7, 2017.