The Dickinsonian

That Bass or Those Buns

Katie Lasswell ‘17, Opinion Editor

September 18, 2014

Body positivity is loving the body you’re born with, but it is also realizing that you are worth more than just your physical form. However, cultural icons that dominate the media have very different ways of expressing this...

The Problem with Fat-Shaming

Jake Agliata '14, Opinion Columnist

February 20, 2014

It’s hard to be satisfied with one’s body in today’s society. Television, advertisements, social media, and general societal pressure have forced a stigma onto people that there are a limited number of body types and/or...

Love Your Body Week on Campus

Janie Feldmann ’15, Staff Writer

February 21, 2013

From Monday, Feb. 11 to Friday, Feb. 15, the Wellness Center and Women’s Center sponsored Love Your Body Week.  Dr. Christine Samuelsen, a psychologist at the Wellness Center, coordinated this event with the help of faculty,...

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