ST. LOUIS - In celebration of 40 Years of Title IX, the Saint Louis University department of athletics will recognize longtime SLU employee and supporter Mary Bruemmer at the Billikens' women's basketball game against Dayton Thursday, Feb. 28. Game time at Chaifetz Arena is scheduled for 7 p.m.

Bruemmer, who celebrated her 93rd birthday Feb. 25, has played many integral official roles in the SLU community for more than 60 years. Bruemmer graduated from Saint Louis University in 1942. She returned to SLU in 1956 and received her master's degree in 1960. Since then, Bruemmer has served in a number of positions from Dean of Students to a full-time volunteer in the Department of University Advancement.

Also at Thursday's game, the department of athletics will celebrate the 40th anniversary of Title IX and will have several activities planned throughout the contest.