The Evolution of Women in Sport: Celebrating 100+ Years of Women’s Sport HistoryThursday, 05 March, 2020
Location: Culinary and Hospitality Center, Room 2001
Explore both the challenges and progress female athletes have made over more than a century, from 1900 when 12 women made history by competing in the Paris Olympics, to the passage of Title IX in 1972, to today’s record female participation in high school sports. In conjunction with the event, COD culinary students will offer a tasting of foods and desserts that were common in households in 1920, the year the 19th Amendment was ratified. Presented as part of Women's History Month.