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ERIC Number: ED192645
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1980
Pages: 24
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
On Campus with Women, Number 27, Summer 1980.
Association of American Colleges, Washington, DC.
A newsletter on issues pertaining to women's rights on campuses and in employment is presented. Developments and issues include the following: initiation of intercollegiate athletic championships for women in nine sports; a charge of unequal pay for women coaches; university cases of alleged sex discrimination in athletic programs; reference to maiden name on college admission forms; coordination of civil rights enforcement by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and the Department of Labor's Office of Federal Contract Compliance Program; a ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court that racial quotas imposed by Congress are constitutional if designed to remedy past discrimination and if the quotas are flexible and temporary; a ruling that universities are to be treated similarly to other employers when they are charged with sex discrimination in employment practices; court cases regarding faculty tenure, equal pay, and sex discrimination; an organization formed at Cornell University to fight sex discrimination; the comparative status and earnings of men and women professors; women and minorities in professional fields; the status of women and minorities in California's postsecondary institutions; a new project to monitor Pregnancy Discrimination Act enforcement; the status of women in the federal government; help for displaced homemakers; sexual harassment and students; sexual harassment and employees; Black women in higher education; college enrollment trends; women's studies programs; fellowships, awards, and scholarships; and resource materials. (SW)
Project on the Status and Education Women, Association of American Colleges, 1818 R Street, NW, Washington, DC 20009
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Carnegie Corp. of New York, NY.; Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: Association of American Colleges, Washington, DC.
Identifiers: California; Cornell University NY; Pregnancy Discrimination Act