UNLV Student-Athletes To Attend Legislative Session
Feb. 10, 2003
LAS VEGAS - In recognition of "National Girls and Women in Sports Day" celebrated nationally this month, two selected UNLV student-athletes will join selected University of Nevada, Reno student-athletes in attending a State of Nevada Legislative morning session on Tuesday, Feb. 11.
Michelle Johnson, a senior on the UNLV women's volleyball team, Jessica Zarndt, a senior on the UNLV women's cross country / track and field team and Associate Athletics Director and Senior Woman Administrator Lisa Kelleher will travel to Reno and be guests of Assemblywoman Christina R. Giunchigliani and Senators Bob Coffin and Dina Titus.
The State of Nevada has continually supported and provided financial assistance to both state universities in its compliance with Title IX of the Education Amendment of 1972. Representatives from both UNLV and UNR will thank the state legislature for their support.