Love Your Body Week

Love Your Body Week

 

October 21 – October 25

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Talk Back Wall

North and South Malls, Webb Center

An opportunity to "talk back" to popular media images that promote impossible beauty standards and tell us our bodies are not good enough. Read what others have written and write your own reactions to the advertisements on display.

Co-sponsored by: Fashion Association

 

October 22

11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

EveryBody is Beautiful Photo Shoot

Front Lobby, Webb Center

Boost your self-esteem by participating in our EveryBody is Beautiful Photo Shoot, Talk Back Wall, and Operation Beautiful. Pick up information about positive vs negative body image, how to be a critical viewer of the media, and resources for help with eating disorders.

Co-sponsored by: Fashion Association

 

October 24

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Love What Your Momma Gave You

Portsmouth Room, Webb Center

Ever noticed that advertisers are always telling us that we’re not good enough the way we are naturally? Having a hard time living up to the impossible standards set by the “beauty industry”? This workshop will help you to appreciate the body you were born with and find ways to talk back and make a difference.

October 24

8:00 p.m.

Dove Real Beauty Sketches

North Café, Webb Center

Forensic artist, Gil Zamara, who created the perspective sketches for Dove’s Real Beauty campaign, will be on campus to help create a discussion about how we see each other and ourselves.

Co-sponsored with: Student Activities Council

 

For transportation after an evening event, contact SafeRide @ 683-3477

 

Women’s Center

1000 Webb Center

757.683.4109

womenctr@odu.edu

www.odu.edu/womenscenter

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Posted By: Kishla Conner
Date: Tue Oct 15 09:47:48 EDT 2013