Cleveland, Ohio -- June 23, 2012 marks the 40th anniversary of Title IX, as this legislation provided women an equal opportunity to compete in collegiate athletics. The Mid-American Conference examines the implications of this landmark decision from of a variety of individuals-coaches, student-athletes, administrators-and they share their thoughts and perspective on this 40th anniversary of Title IX.
Title IX Video Series Calendar Tuesday, June 19 - Marcy Weston, Central Michigan, Executive Associate Director of Athletics Wednesday, June 20 - Tricia Cullop, Toledo, Head Women's Basketball Coach Thursday, June 21 - Laing Kennedy, Kent State, Emeritus Director of Athletics Friday, June 22 - Feature One: What Does This Mean To You & Women's Athletics? Monday, June 25 - Christine Chiricosta, Bowling Green, Women's Tennis Tuesday, June 26 - Kelly Andrews, Toledo, Senior Associate Athletic Director Wednesday, June 27 - Maria Fantanarosa, Miami, Head Women's Basketball Coach Thursday, June 28 - Feature Two: Examine the Growth of Opportunity for Women in Athletics Friday, June 29 - Dr. Jon Steinbrecher, Mid-American Conference, Commissioner Monday, July 2 - Kathy Beauregard, Western Michigan, Director of Athletics Tuesday, July 3 - Brittany Tyree, Ohio, Track & Field Wednesday, July 4 - Feature Three: Integration of Women's Athletics in the MAC Thursday, July 5 - Brad Bates, Miami, Director of Athletics Friday, July 6 - Karen Fitzpatrick, MAC Hall of Fame, former Ball State field hockey coach Monday, July 9 - Feature Four: Challenges Faced by Women's Athletics Tuesday, July 10 - Lindsey Wienckowski, Western Michigan, Gymnastics Wednesday, July 11 - Sue Guevara, Central Michigan, Head Women's Basketball Coach Thursday, July 12 - Kaitlyn Vincek, Eastern Michigan, Volleyball Friday, July 13 - Feature Five: What Does The Future Hold For Women's Athletics? Friday, July 13 - Susan Lipnickey, Miami, Faculty Athletics Representative