State University of New York, Buffalo Division of Athletics
National Girls and Women in Sports Day (NGWSD) Celebration
2015 marks the 25th anniversary of the National Girls and Women in Sports Day (NGWSD) celebration at the State University of New York, Buffalo. The Division of Athletics has planned activities designed to educate the campus and surrounding communities on the importance of female participation in sports and the impact that Title IX has had on female athletic opportunities all over the United States. Our celebration is highlighted by a Women in Sports Symposium on Feb. 11, 2015.
Women in Sports Symposium – February 11,
UB will host its third annual Women in Sports Symposium in celebration of National Girls and Women in Sports Day. The symposium is geared to educate, empower and inspire women in sports and sport related fields and targets coaches from all levels, administrators, athletic staff, and graduate students interested in careers in athletics. Men are encouraged to attend. The symposium includes a keynote address by Pennsylvania State University Athletic Director Sandy Barbour, workshops facilitated by local athletic trailblazers and a networking reception.