March 21, 2008
In College Gyms, a Time for Women Only
Harvard's workout hours for female students have drawn national attention, but other colleges have made similar moves
Harvard University quietly started offering women-only gym hours early this semester. But since the news broke several weeks ago, it has prompted an onslaught of media attention. The flash point: A handful of Muslim women had requested the change.
"Harvard Gym Tests Muslim-Women-Only Hours," a recent MSNBC online headline read. And Fox News weighed in with,