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Nevertheless, She Persisted: Title Ix And The Fight For Gender Equity In Athletics In The Twentieth Century, Gillian O'Dowd Jun 2018

Nevertheless, She Persisted: Title Ix And The Fight For Gender Equity In Athletics In The Twentieth Century, Gillian O'Dowd

Honors Theses

During the first half of the twentieth century, the field of athletics in the United States was dominated by a culture of masculinity. Due to this inherent link with masculinity, American women were kept from participating in sports to protect their feminine nature. As the years passed of continuous oppression, only a small handful of women were able to fight back and make a name for themselves as prominent and successful athletes. To combat the larger issue of gender discrimination in America, a women’s movement was launched in the 1960s and 1970s. This movement would in turn spur the ...


Educating The Modern Woman: Girls’ College Preparatory Schools In Virginia, 1900-1930, Eliza Mcgehee May 2015

Educating The Modern Woman: Girls’ College Preparatory Schools In Virginia, 1900-1930, Eliza Mcgehee

Masters Theses

In the early 1900s, women pursued higher education and employment outside of the home in growing numbers. As women’s educational opportunities expanded, the need for college preparation also increased. This study examines the development of four all-girls’ college preparatory schools in Virginia from 1900 to 1930, focusing on the ways in which notions of gender influenced the creation and execution of the schools’ guiding visions and curricula. It also examines the roles students played in the development of these programs and shows students’ wide range of responses to the purpose and goals of their own education. Through the academic ...


Stansbury, Edgar Bryant, 1906-2009 (Mss 438), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives Dec 2012

Stansbury, Edgar Bryant, 1906-2009 (Mss 438), Manuscripts & Folklife Archives

MSS Finding Aids

Finding aid only for Manuscripts Collection 438. World War II diary kept by Edgar Bryant Stansbury, 1942, as well as articles by Stansbury, his thesis about industrial arts in Kentucky high schools, a scrapbook about his sports participation at Western Kentucky University, and several other items related to his experiences in World War II.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 84, No. 16, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2008

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 84, No. 16, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Articles in this issue:

  • Paul, Corey. Fights & Frenzy
  • Day, Michelle. Gunfire Unconfirmed, Investigation Continues
  • Hale, Marianne. Campus, Community Voice Concerns
  • Timeline of Events
  • Slitz, Alex. A Thousand Words – Charus Changchit
  • Howerton, Christina. Enrollment Increases 2.6 Percent
  • Howerton, Christina. Task Force Explores Ways to Make College Cost Less
  • Gadbois, Chris. Rudeness Isn’t an Issue with Shuttle Drivers
  • Bonneau-Kaya, Chrystal. Objectification of Women is Dehumanizing, Wrong
  • Schwab, Edmond. Learn the Background of the Financial Troubles
  • Bybee, Sarah. Please Slow Down and Watch Out for Pedestrians
  • Cawthorn, Shawna. Poor Football ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 50, Wku Student Affairs Apr 2008

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 50, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Regular features include:

  • A Thousand Words
  • Annie’s Outlook comic strip
  • Beyond the Hill
  • Classifieds
  • Crime Reports
  • Diversions
  • Letters to the Editor
  • Opinion
  • Sports

Articles in this issue:

  • Brown, Holly Packing Silent Heat
  • Day, Michelle. Regents to Finalize Cuts, Raise Tuition
  • Hale, Marianne. Parking Loses Three Bus Drivers, Updates Shuttle Schedule
  • Greer, Lindsey. A Thousand Words – Mazna Al-Marzooqi
  • Siders, Neil. Ruckus Bill Shelved Because of IT Concerns
  • Wilson, Laurel. City to Auction Surplus
  • Diehm, Jan & Susie Laun. New Editors Bring Fresh Ideas
  • Abston, Jason. Extra Money Going into Tank ...


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 24, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 24, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 23, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 23, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 22, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 22, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 21, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 21, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 20, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 20, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 19, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 19, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 18, Wku Student Affairs Nov 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 18, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 17, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 17, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 16, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 16, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 15, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 15, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 14, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 14, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 13, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 13, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 12, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 12, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 11, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 11, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 10, Wku Student Affairs Oct 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 10, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 9, Wku Student Affairs Sep 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 9, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 8, Wku Student Affairs Sep 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 8, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 7, Wku Student Affairs Sep 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 7, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 6, Wku Student Affairs Sep 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 6, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 5, Wku Student Affairs Sep 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 5, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 4, Wku Student Affairs Sep 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 4, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 3, Wku Student Affairs Sep 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 3, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 2, Wku Student Affairs Aug 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 2, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 1, Wku Student Affairs Aug 2007

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 83, No. 1, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news.


Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 48, Wku Student Affairs May 2006

Ua12/2/1 College Heights Herald, Vol. 81, No. 48, Wku Student Affairs

WKU Archives Records

WKU campus newspaper reporting campus, athletic and Bowling Green, Kentucky news. Articles in this issue:

  • Paul, Corey. Police Need More Hires, New Building
  • Gibson, Adam. Getting’ Their Stress Out – Stresstivus
  • McNamara, Andrew. Housing & Residence Life Finds, Fines Absent Students
  • Brandenburg, Katie. Math Professor to Be New Senate Chair – Michelle Hollis
  • Coulter, Amber. Regents to Vote on Next Year’s Budget
  • Paul, Corey. Western Craftsman Dies at 89 – H.B. Clark
  • The Marsupial Awards
  • Harryman, Gene. Puzzled by Ban from Preston Health & Activities Center
  • Sloan, Jason. The University Wastes Land
  • McNamara, Andrew. Campus Fountain to Be Transformed into Tile Mosaic
  • Harten, David. Youth on the Mound Allows Bullpen Depth – Chad Adcock
  • Perkins, Will. Tops Prepare for NCAA
  • Mitchell, Jake. Western Mauled by Bruins Again – Baseball
  • Harten, David. Tops Complete University of Louisville Sweep
  • Shull, Abbey. Sam Young Leads from Behind the Mask
  • Shull, Abbey. Lady Tops Hope to Finish Season Strong
  • Caudle, Leah. Little Mexico: Immigrants, City Adjust to One Other – Benjamin Valle
  • Clark, Ashlee. Future of Hispanic Support Group Uncertain
  • Leslie, Joey. The Muckrakers to Return to Hill
  • Hupman, Samantha. Injured Athlete Joins Intramural Team – Stevie Humphrey
  • Coulter, Amber. Research and Development Position to Be Filled Soon
  • Hupman, Samantha. Charmaine Hunt Fired Then Hired – Maybe
  • Coulter, Amber. Staff Regent to Be Elected
  • Harrell, Bobby. Salvador Dali Brought to FAC
  • Laun, Susie. Tea to Be Held for Nurses
  • Stackhouse, Layne. 100 Years of Tradition
  • Smith, Jessica. From Cards to Cars, Gifts for Grads Abound
  • Leslie, Joey. Graduation Ceremony Celebrated with Traditions Old and New
  • Hupman, Samantha. Graduate Continues Family’s tradition of Success at Western – Ashley Long
  • Maines, Ashley. Some Majors Still Attract Mostly Men, Despite Gender Revolution – Ashley Francis, Selva Calderon
  • Harrell, Bobby. Acclaim and Advice Left for Those Left Behind – Bobby Harrell
  • Schoenbaechler, Danny. Goodbye for the Second (and Final) Time
  • Ross, Lisa. So Long and Adieu; I’ll Never Forget You
  • Erd, Mackenzie. Couples Cope with Graduation Changes – Joseph Ball, Aubry Garmon, Joey Powell, Bill Powell
  • Keene, Stephanie. Family Leader to Earn Degree – Bryant Smith