Playing the Game

Once restricted to the sidelines, female athletes at the UI now benefit from the move toward gender equity that leveled the playing field. Take a look back with us at the evolution of women’s sports at Iowa in this week’s featured article from the June 2009 issue of Iowa Alumni Magazine. The article is open to everyone at the link below for a limited time. Access to the entire magazine remains an exclusive UIAA member benefit—so please consider joining today!

> Iowa Alumni Magazine: Fair Play


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  1. Posted April 2, 2012 at 1:19 pm | Permalink

    When I was at Iowa (BA 1961) women often got placed in a Body Mechanics PE class. I wonder if that still exists. Of course women had strict hours; men could do what they liked; we had to be in our housing by stated hours. How times have changed. For the better.

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