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Title IX is important

AAUW of Tehachapi

Dr. Marian Stephens will speak at the October 14 meeting of AAUW Tehachapi Mountain Branch about the importance Title IX. American Association of University Women strongly supports Title IX, a ground breaking law which has achieved progress for girls. She is disappointed the US Department of Education has recently taken steps to dismantle many provisions of Title IX.

Dr. Stephens has over 45 years of experience in the field of education. She was an administrator for 27 years and served as superintendent for ten years. Since retiring from public education in 2007, she has worked as a consultant and provided legal support in both plaintiff and defendant cases.

AAUW advances equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, and research. There are no barriers to full participation in the organization. Membership is open to any graduate holding an associate, baccalaureate or advanced degree from an accredited institution. Call (661) 972-6508 for membership questions. More information about the Branch is available at http://www.tehachapimountain-ca.aauw.net.