Title IX Over Time

Photo by Rose Lincoln, Harvard Staff PhotographerPhoto by Rose Lincoln, Harvard Staff Photographer

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.