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I Look to Increase Education, Training and Awareness in Women's Sports

07. 5.2012
Title IX is about equal opportunity at educational institutions that receive federal funding. It is not just about sports, but opportunities...
Title IX at Notre Dame: What Though the Odds be Great or Small

Title IX at Notre Dame: What Though the Odds be Great or Small

06.25.2012
This is truly a day to celebrate! For the past year, 230 women, primarily from the University of Notre Dame's Classes of 1977 and 1976,...
Nine Lives: Athletes, Coaches On Impact Of Title IX

Nine Lives: Athletes, Coaches On Impact Of Title IX

NANCY ARMOUR  06.23.2012
-- Title IX was initially intended to give women more opportunities in higher education, with access to athletics a mere side effect. By...
Billie Jean King To Young Women, On Title IX: 'Now It's Your Turn'

Billie Jean King To Young Women, On Title IX: 'Now It's Your Turn'

Catherine Pearson  06.23.2012
It has been 40 years since the passage of Title IX -- a law best known for opening opportunities for females to play sports throughout...

Title IX at 40 -- An Interview With Billie Jean King

06.20.2012
One of the tireless advocates for Title IX, both before and since its passage, is tennis legend Billie Jean King. Though King retired from...

Title IX: The Door Is Wide Open

06.20.2012
Any sport a young woman wants to play, there's an opportunity somewhere for her to play it. Our players with the Dream would think I was...

Help Me Nominate Five Glamour Women of the Year

05.24.2012
As an advisory board member of Glamour Women of the Year, I have the privilege of nominating five inspiring women -- or groups of women...
A Race to Remember

A Race to Remember

05. 8.2012
The thousand-plus fans lining the shore of Lake Natoma expected no contest. All season long, the Oakland Strokes Women's Varsity 8+ had...
If You Had A Filly, What Would You Name Her?

If You Had A Filly, What Would You Name Her?

05. 3.2012
Much to the dismay of HuffPost Women, we've learned that there are no fillies among the 138 horses running in the 137th Kentuck Derby's...
MLS Employee: Women 'Superfans' Are A 'Turn-Off'

MLS Employee: Women 'Superfans' Are A 'Turn-Off'

Emma Gray  05. 2.2012
UPDATE: 5/2/12 4:34 p.m. -- MLS has suspended Simon Borg from his job. A statement on MLSsoccer.com reads: During the latest episode of...
Women on the Run: The Colorful History of Women in the Boston Marathon

Women on the Run: The Colorful History of Women in the Boston Marathon

04.16.2012
Don't ever tell me I'm not "allowed" to do something. You can attempt to persuade me with logic. But forbid me from doing something? That's...
Women On The Run: The Colorful History Of Women In The Boston Marathon

Women On The Run: The Colorful History Of Women In The Boston Marathon

04.13.2012
Don't ever tell a woman she's not "allowed" to do something. You can attempt to persuade her with logic. You can lobby her. You can even...
How I Learned to Shoot Like Katniss and What I Learned Along the Way

How I Learned to Shoot Like Katniss and What I Learned Along the Way

03.30.2012
Archery taught me that it is okay to consider my own wants and needs in ways I never considered possible.

Female Athletes and Coaches Are Undervalued in the World of Sports

03.16.2012
When it comes to sports media today, it is obvious that the primary focus is on the male crowd, while women in the world of sports often...