The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning and the American Association of University Women will co-sponsor a free presentation titled “Is Title IX Working?” It will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 13, at the Marquette Federated Women’s Clubhouse on East Ridge Street.

            The presentation will revolve around The Civil Rights Act of 1972, specifically Title IX, which prohibits gender discrimination in any educational program or activity receiving any type of federal financial aid. Northern Michigan University English professor Toby Rose will describe ways Title IX has worked and also present arguments against it and suggestions for improvement.

            The registration deadline is Tuesday, Nov. 11. To register, contact class liaison Ellen Zaki at 906-226-6169.

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