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Impact Title IX on Women in Higher Education Topic of Lecture at Creighton

Bernice Sandler, Ed.D., known as “The Godmother of Title IX,” will give a lecture at 7 p.m. on March 4, in the Harper Center Hixson-Lied Auditorium.

The event is free and open to the community.

The lecture, titled “We’ve Come a Long Way, Baby, but not far enough: Progress and Problems of Women in Higher Education,” will give an overview on how the implementation of Title IX and other policies have impacted women in higher education. Sandler will also discuss issues that still need attention in today’s higher education environment.

The event can count as one IDEA unit.

Sandler is a Senior Scholar at the Women’s Research and Education Institute in Washington, D.C. She has given over 2500 presentations and written more than 100 articles. She also serves as an expert witness in discrimination and sexual harassment cases.

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