Magnus earns Title IX honor: Named to top 40 list of women in athletics

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NASA astronaut Sandra Magnus, Phys’86, MS EE’90, was named to the Women’s Sports Foundation’s list of the 40 most influential women in athletics over the past 40 years. The list recognizes women who have made a significant impact on society after playing high school or collegiate sports in the 40 years since Title IX was enacted in 1972. Other honorees include Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Mia Hamm and Condoleezza Rice.

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