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Focusing on the media: ‘Miss Representation’

Focusing on the media: ‘Miss Representation’

March 6, 2013

  Last week for Eating Disorders Awareness Week, University Health & Counseling Services hosted several events to raise awareness about eating disorders. The goal this year was to teach students how to be critical consumers of the media. The main event was the showing of “Miss Representation,’...

Eating disorders growing in U.S.

Eating disorders growing in U.S.

February 20, 2013

  Nearly 20 million women and 10 million men will suffer from a “clinically significant” eating disorder at some point in their lives, according to the National Eating Disorder Association. Forty-two percent of girls in first to third grade want to be thinner. Forty-six percent of nine...

UHCS hosting several events for sexual assault awareness month

April 11, 2012

April is sexual assault awareness month, and the University Health Counseling Services has coordinated a variety of events to raise public awareness about sexual violence and to teach students how to prevent sexual violence. Some of the events included this year are Sex in the UC, The Relationship...

Operation Beautiful comes to campus

February 22, 2012

Failing her chemistry test was the last straw for Caitlyn Boyle before she experienced an intense emotional defeat. “I had a breakdown over how stupid I was and feeling worthless,” Boyle said. “Something came over me, and I wrote ‘you are beautiful’ on a pieceof paper, stuck it on a mirror,...

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