She draws on archival collections and oral histories to present chapters organized by topic, then chronologically, that focus on the formation of the women's caucuses and their first challenges leading up to the passage of the Equal Employment Opportunity Act in Science and Technology in 1980; the major academic lawsuits of the 1970s and the various programs to strengthen precollege training, especially in math, for girls; and the major restructuring of undergraduate opportunities for women at schools of engineering and agriculture, new coeducational men's colleges, traditional coed colleges, historically black colleges and universities, and women's colleges.
What does EEOA stand for?
EEOA stands for Equal Employment Opportunity Act
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Military and Government
See other definitions of EEOA
- Études Électriques Olivetta (French: Olivetta Electrical Studies Olivetta; Switzerland)
- European Employment Observatory
- Exceptional Educational Opportunity (Kean University; Union, NJ)
- Exotic Electro-Optics, Inc.
- Extremely Elliptical Orbit
- Equal Employment Opportunity & Diversity (various governments and companies)
- Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action
- Economic Expansion in Outlying Areas (Zambia)
- Equal Education Opportunities Act of 1974
- Equal Education Opportunity Act (Vermont)
- Equal Employment Opportunity Agency
- Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action
- Equal Employment Opportunity Advisory Committee
- Ecology, Evolution and Organismal Biology (various locations)
- Eisenhower Executive Office Building
- Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology
- East European Organized Crime
- East European Orientation Course
- Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
- Equal Employment Opportunity Council (became Work Force 2000 Council, spring 1992)
Samples in periodicals archive:
These matters are governed by the Equal Employment Opportunity Act.
Martocci, St Paul Travelers' vice president and product manager of nonprofit directors and officers liability, points out the roots of an epidemic of personal lawsuits against nonprofit organizations really took hold in the early- to mid-'90s, with the lawsuits springing from the Equal Employment Opportunity Act.
The 60s culminated not only in the Civil Rights Bill of 1963, the Civil Rights At of 1964, the Voting Rights Act of 1965, the Open Housing Act of 1968, and the Equal Employment Opportunity Act of 1972, but also with a federal government willing to enforce the laws it passed.
Wade, the Christian Coalition of America, displace homemakers, the Equal Employment Opportunity Act of 1972, Operation Rescue, the peace movement, and Title IX.