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GVSU study reveals men and women still aren’t equal

(01/23/13 6:34pm)

Evolution requires millions of years to transgress nature, but in sports, an evolution has transpired right in front of our eyes over the course of 40 years. Made effective June 23, 1972, the infamous Title IX is an educational amendment that guarantees that no person on the basis of sex shall be excluded from participation in any activity receiving federal financial benefits.






Holding on

(02/03/13 5:59pm)

Garbed in all black sweats with only subtle baby-blue laces and coordinating Nike swooshes highlighting the ensemble, junior wrestler Kyle Horr weaves back and forth across the baseline of the Grand Valley State University Fieldhouse. He occasionally glances out across the two adjoined mats laid out before him like a red sea as he paces, but his gaze, a stern yet calm concentration, never lingers.