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Director: Dr. Denise Belen Santiago
Assistant Director: Melanie M. Robles
Battling Body Bullying: The "Weighty" Issue of Worth
Tuesday, March 22, 2011
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Multipuirpose Room, 1 Pace Plaza
Join Dr. Robyn Silverman and the Office of Multicultural Affairs’ very own Theater Lab for an interactive evening to explore inner and outer body bullying and what can be done to work toward a healthier and happier body image.
Dr. Robyn Silverman is a body image expert, and award-winning writer, who is known for her no-nonsense yet positive approach to helping young people and their families thrive. She has also been the body image expert for 18 books, including Good Girls Don’t Get Fat: How Weight Obsession Is Messing Up Our Girls & How We Can Help Them Thrive Despite It from Harlequin Books. She is also the expert in appearance discrimination and body esteem development for the Applied Developmental Science Encyclopedia, a handbook for psychologists. Dr. Silverman has been a featured expert on Good Morning America, Nightline, The Tyra Show, NBC’s LXtv, and the Dr. Drew Pinsky’s Radio Show.
Meet and greet with Dr. Silverman to follow.
Refreshments will be served.
Event Sponsors: The Office of Student Development and Campus Activities and Alpha Nu Chapter of the Hermandad Sigma Iota Alpha
Event Co-sponsors: Greek Council, Caribbean Student Association, Black Student Union, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. & Sigma Lambda Gamma, National Sorority Inc.
Iron Chef @ Pace
Thursday, April 28th, 2011
6:00 PM-8:00 PM
Cafe 101, 1 Pace Plaza