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Women in Sports
Monday, June 7 | 3:00 pm - 4:15 pm | add to Google Calendar
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Women have had doors closed on them in pursuing sports as an occupation. Men didn’t want them playing sports because they claimed playing sports was unladylike and women’s bodies were not equipped to handle athletic competition. Yet some women continued to pursue sports and struggled to succeed. Women’s sports has grown in popularity and there are recognizable names, but there is a long way to go in being totally accepted. Join Sports Journalist, Evan Weiner in this discussion about women overcoming sexism and racism to play sports.