Nicki Barnes, recent Marquette alumna and former member of the Marquette women’s volleyball team, will be honored by the Women’s Fund of Greater Milwaukee as a Title IX athlete on Wednesday, Oct. 25, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Harley Davidson Museum The Garage.
This year marks the 45th anniversary of Title IX being passed into law. As a result of Title IX, women have been able to pursue higher education through athletic scholarships. Barnes is being honored for her athletic experience at Marquette which taught her discipline and time-management that set her apart in the job search process and launched her career.
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