Radcliffe: Title IX over Time


Tuesday, May 16, 2017, 7:00pm


Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge MA


Reception at 5:30pm

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, attorney general, Commonwealth of Massachusetts; former college and professional basketball player
  • Angela Ruggiero, member of the executive board, International Olympic Committee; Olympic gold medalist (1998), silver medalist (2002 and 2010), and bronze medalist (2006) in women’s ice hockey; four-time gold medalist and seven-time silver medalist, Women’s World Ice Hockey Championships; national champion, American Women’s College Hockey Alliance (Harvard, 1999); cofounder and managing director, Sports Innovation Lab
  • Moderated by Shira Springer, sports and society reporter, WBUR and National Public Radio, and columnist focused on women’s sports, Boston Globe
  • Introduction by Robin Young, cohost, Here & Now, WBUR and National Public Radio

Also, please join us at 5:30 PM, at Radcliffe’s Schlesinger Library for a reception for the exhibition, Playing Fair? Title IX at 45. The exhibition will be open until 7 PM.

To register, visit www.radcliffe.harvard.edu/event/2017-title-ix-over-time-panel-discussion.


The event is free and open to the public. We encourage you to share this invitation with people you know who may be interested in attending this event.


The Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University is dedicated to creating and sharing transformative ideas across the arts, humanities, sciences, and social sciences. Learn more about the people and programs of the Radcliffe Institute at www.radcliffe.harvard.edu.