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Women at Northwestern: Athletics

Women's Athletics Advertisement, 1907

Anucha Browne


Collections on Athletics

University Archives has files relating to athletics at Northwestern which typically include newspaper clippings, media guides, and promotional material. They do not have finding aids. Here are a few that relate to women's athletics: 

  • Media Guides--(see individual sport - for example, "Basketball - Women's")
  • Women's Athletics
  • Women’s Athletic Association (WAA)
  • Women's Golf Program
  • Women's Tennis Program 




Student Essays (Donated to the Archives) 

  • "History of Women's Athletics at Northwestern University," Julie Calahan (1979) 
  • "Title IX: Equal Opportunities for Women," Vicky Voss (1979)