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Subtle sexism is still wrong

Sexism on college campuses and other institutions is often blatant. Women may be excluded from participating in certain activities. They might be paid less or denied opportunities to progress with their academic careers. Nonetheless, sexism isn’t always overt, it can...

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Why Alabama repealed its NIL law

Earlier this year, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signed a law that repeals the name, image and likeness (NIL) law that took effect in July 2021. That law, like others around the country, came out of a ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court against the National College Athletic...

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Why Title IX is so important

If you’re planning on heading back to school or college, then you want to know that you’ll be attending an institution that is free from discrimination. This will probably be even more the case if it is your children who are heading off for their first college...

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The new NIL laws and female athletes

The NCAA Division I Council recently revised its Name, Image, and Likeness (NIL) rules. College athletes are no longer thought of as amateurs. The rule change allows for the athlete to be treated as a professional player and enjoy the perks that come with that. They...

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Know your rights under Title IX

Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972 is a federal law that prohibits sexual discrimination in education programs and activities. Whether public or private, all educational institutions are supposed to comply with Title IX anti-discrimination law. The...

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