All posts tagged "body image"

  • How to hate your appearance: three quick tips

    Women’s Studies and English professor Kim O’Neill conducts unofficial polls in her classes regarding many topics, including body image. As it turns out, the results aren’t always pretty (pun definitely intended). To administer the polls, she would...

    • Posted September 24, 2015
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  • The Fitspo trend

    For decades, women have been told to be skinny. Eat this, not that. Anorexia went through the roof during the 1990s, but more recently, this attitude toward being skinny has shifted. Women have begun fighting back, and...

    • Posted April 30, 2014
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  • Author Jennifer Tress encourages positive self esteem

    Speaker and author Jennifer Tress addressed more than 60 members of the university community on self-esteem and body image on Tuesday, March 4. “From a young age, we always center on looks – we tell children, ‘You’re...

    • Posted March 7, 2014
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