Celebrating 50 years of Title IX: Women in Athletics and Education
Naismith Hall of Fame, 2-time NCAA National Champion and MVP, Olympic Gold medalist, First female analyst in the NBA. Coach and General Manager of the Phoenix Mercury.
Anitra Necole “Nikki” Blue
is a Bakersfield native and an American professional basketball assistant coach for the Phoenix Mercury. She has been an assistant coach at UNLV, CSUB, Grand Canyon, and ASU until recently joining the Phoenix Mercury.
Judy Tzu-Chun Wu
is a professor of Asian American Studies at the University of California, Irvine and the director of the Humanities Center. Along with Gwendolyn Mink she authored Fierce and Fearless: Patsy Takemoto Mink, First Woman of Color in Congress, 2022.
Chair of the Patsy Takemoto Mink Education Foundation for Low Income Women and Children, writes about U.S. poverty policy, gender issues, and American politics. She co-authored Fierce and Fearless: Patsy Takemoto Mink, First Woman of Color in Congress, 2022, a story about her mother.
March 21st 8am-3pm*****
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Judy Tzu-Chun Wu and Gwendolyn Mink's book will be available for purchase at the event.
|8:00 am||Coffee & Fellowship|
Chancellor Sonya Christian, Sandi Taylor, Paula Dahl
|9:00 am||The Power of Sports: Anitra Necole "Nikki" Blue
Casey Goodman (Moderator)
|9:50 am||Panel Discussion: Women Athletic Directors - Leadership Across the State
Kanoe Bandy, Jeanne Calamar, Kim Ensing, Sandi Taylor (moderator)
|10:40 am||Raise the Bar for Women in Sports: Cheryl D. Miller
Jordyn Toler (moderator)
|12:00 pm||Panel Discussion: Up & Coming Professionals
Megan Langenfeld, Terryn Soelberg, Paula Dahl (moderator)
|12:50 pm||Panel Discussion: The Foundation of Title IX
Judy Wu, Gwendolyn Mink, Olivia Garcia (moderator)
|1:40 pm||Panel Discussion: Men Coaching Women Athletes
Carl Ferreira, Greg McCall, Paula Dahl (moderator)