On April 22 the Supreme Court refused to review Brown University's petition to overturn a lower court's decision that upheld the guidelines of Title IX. Supporters hailed the high court's move as a confirmation that educational institutions must provide women equitable opportunities for athletic growth no matter what the cost. Read More
TITLE IX: A Local Analysis
Women's Lacrosse
Successful lacrosse programs at Virginia and Maryland have helped the development of women's sports at those schools. They met last year in the NCAA title game, pictured above.

Area Colleges
And Title IX

  • American
  • George Mason
  • Georgetown
  • Geo. Washington
  • Howard University
  • Maryland
  • Naval Academy
  • Virginia
  • Virginia Tech

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