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Eating Disorders

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1 UNI SHAC presents "The Jean Project"
Grove--Meg (Student--2022)
Northern Iowan 119:40, p.04
3/2/2023 The Student Health Advisory Committee (SHAC) is displaying "The Jean Project" in Maucker Union from February 27 to March 3, 2023. The purpose of this project is to promote body acceptance by displaying jeans of every size with body positive sayings written on the jeans; photo.
2 Speaker discusses binge eating, perseverance
McGuill--Lauren (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 116:40, p.2
3/2/2020 Author Kara Whitely gave a presentation on binge eating and how she climbed Mount Kilimanjaro three times; photo. The event was held in the Old Central Ballroom in Maucker Union.
3 Wellness Services: Eating Disorder Awareness Week
Student Wellness Services Staff
Northern Iowan 116:37, p.03
2/20/2020 The Student Wellness Services submitted a column to raise awareness to the 30 million people in the U.S impacted from a clinically significant eating disorder at some point in their life. Approximately 95% of those with eating disorders are age 12-25.The student Wellness Services is offering different activities everyday of the week February 24-28th 2020; photo.
4 National Eating Disorder Awarness Week
Hottle--Brooke (Student 2018)
Northern Iowan 114:39, p.03
2/22/2018 Column submitted by Graduate Assistant Brooke Hottle calls attention to National Eating Disorder Awareness Week and provides a schedule of each day's events.
5 Youniquely beautiful week
Crouse--Lanie (Student Wellness Services)
Northern Iowan 111:37, p.4
2/19/2015 Student Wellness Service is raising awareness of eating disorders.
6 Awareness week to educate students
Cosgrove--Thaddeus Riley (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:39, p.4
2/24/2014 UNI aims to inform students and faculty about the dangers of eating disorders through Eating Disorder Awareness Week. The events will feature panel discussion and information on the signs and symptoms of eating disorders.
7 Step back and stop obsessing over body image
Hebbeln--Laura Katherine (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:28, p.4
12/13/2013 The author encourages women everywhere to stop obsessing over body image and to accept and be happy with the way they look. Women need to be comfortable with who they are and how they look. Appearance is not as important as the media portrays it to be.
8 Wait line grows at counseling center
Baldus--Rachel (Student--2013)
Northern Iowan 110:27, p.1
12/10/2013 The number of students requesting counseling is increasing and the Counseling Center is short staffed. Students may have to wait longer to receive counseling, but the center is doing their best to meet the student's needs.
9 Recognizing hunger: Speaker addresses how to be more in tune with your body
Afzal--Fariha (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 110:5, p.6
9/13/2013 UNI hosted Evelyn Tribole to speak about the importance of making peace with your body. It is better to eat healthy than to go on extreme diets. Many audience members found Tribole's presentation informative.
10 Award-winning dietician to deliver intuitive eating lecture at UNI
Public Relations News Release 2013:29, p.1
8/30/2013 Evelyn Tribole will be speaking at UNI on the importance of eating habits. The lecture will focus on creating a healthy relationship with food and your body.
11 'Everybody knows somebody' theme for Eating Disorder Awareness Week
Lynch--Elizabeth Ann (Student--2013)3
Northern Iowan 109:37, p.4
2/22/2013 This year for Eating Disorder Awareness Week students are trying to raise awareness on eating disorders. There are several informative events for students hoping to learn more about eating disorders.
12 UNI educator promotes healthy eating during holidays
Public Relations News Release 2011:136, p.1
12/14/2011 Health educator Joan Thompson gives tips on how to stay healthy throughout the holiday season.
13 To Write Love on Her Arms event brings students together to heal
Palen--Delaney Sue (Student--2011)
Northern Iowan 108:14, p.4
10/14/2011 Students share real life experiences with rape, depression, suicide attempts, and eating disorders. A nation-wide non-profit organization hosted the event.
14 UNI participates in National Eating Disorder Awareness Week, Feb. 22 - 26
Public Relations News Release 2009:283, p.1
2/17/2010 Research shows that in the U. S., as many as 10 million females and 1 million males are fighting a life and death battle with an eating disorder. A display on campus will allow people to step on a scale and view a positive affirmation instead of a number.
15 An ignorant opinion
Sweeney--Jill Marie (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:17, p.7
10/28/2008 Response to a previous article on anorexia written by Nick Krob.
16 A "fine" piece of journalism
Burke--Joseph Daniel (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:16, p.5
10/25/2008 Criticizes Nick Krob's article on anorexia.
17 Taking the "disorder" out of anorexia
Krob--Nicholas Joseph (Student--2008)
Northern Iowan 105:15, p.9
10/21/2008 Eating disorders, in the writer's view, can be overcome by will power and dedication. Society may be to blame due to its desire to have women look a certain way.
18 You Health and Sexuality questions answered
Battin--Ellen Margaret (Student--2007)
Northern Iowan 104:51, p.9
4/22/2008 Question of the week answered.
19 Eating disorders can affect anyone at any time
Fleming--Rachel M. (Student--2006)
Northern Iowan 103:44, p.3
3/9/2007 Dangers of eating disorders examined; photo.
20 News Brief/Calendar of Events
Public Relations News Release 2006:0, p.1
2/26/2007 Two speakers will share their stories of struggling with eating disorders.
21 Purge yourself of unhappiness, not food
Holzmueller--Kate (Student--2005)
Northern Iowan 102:40, p.7
2/24/2006 Urges those with eating disorders to get help.
22 Eating disorders team educates campus about dangers of unhealthy eating patterns
Public Relations News Release 2005:0, p.1
2/20/2006 University Health Services will try to help people with eating disorders during National Eating Disorder Awareness Week.
23 Sorority fun gone too far?
Athay--Steve (Student--2003)
Northern Iowan 100:52, p.7
4/20/2004 Description of questionable sorority activities brought to light in Alexandra Robbins's book "Pledged: The Secret Life of Sororities."
24 Eating disorders affect all ages
Andresen--Kelli (Class of 2004)
Northern Iowan 100:40, p.7
2/27/2004 Describes different types of eating disorders and their prevalence in America.
25 Eating disorders team educates campus about dangers of unhealthy eating patterns
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
2/16/2004 Martha Ochoa, Jennifer Murra, and Joan Thompson work with students who have been diagnosed with an eating disorder.
26 UNI professor warns of eating disorders in young girls
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
2/16/2004 Professor Diane Depken comments on the media's emphasis on thin women.
27 Legacy of Miss America Pageant isn't beauty and perfection
Public Relations News Release 2003:0, p.1
9/8/2003 Miss America said to portray the wrong image of beauty for women.
28 Diets, disorders make for disasters
Andresen--Kelli (Class of 2004)
Northern Iowan 99:38, p.11
2/21/2003 Wellness and Recreation Services will sponsor Eating Disorder Awareness Week beginning Monday, February 24; photo.
29 ''Reel to Real' film at UNI explores overeating
Public Relations News Release 2002:319, p.1
2/12/2003 "Beautiful Piggies" will be shown at noon on February 19.
30 Eating disorders can affect even very young girls
Public Relations News Release 2002:351, p.1
2/1/2003 Diane Depken claims that girls learn early in life that part of being a woman is worrying about and striving for the ideal weight.
31 Eating disorder concerns emphasized this week
Barrett--Teresa (Student--2001)
Northern Iowan 98:39, p.15
2/26/2002 Reviews, "The Eating Disorder Sourcebook," by Carolyn Costin, as a part of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week.
32 UNI participates in National Eating Disorder Awareness Week, Feb. 25-March 1
Public Relations News Release 2001:321, p.1
2/22/2002 A clothing drive, and a presentation called, "Know Dieting" will be a few of the activities that will be a part of National Eating Disorder Awareness Week.
33 Eating Disorders Awareness Week
Public Relations News Release 2001:301, p.1
2/18/2002 Ways in which to identify eating disorders and then how to treat them will be discussed with Jennifer Murra.
34 A new battle in an old war
Walk--Christian P. (Student--1998-2002)
Northern Iowan 98:29, p.16
1/18/2002 Discusses pro-anorexic web sites and the dangers of eating disorders.
35 Waging a personal war
Public Relations News Release 2001:150, p.1
10/15/2001 Joan Thompson will discuss Web sites that promote eating disorders.
36 Eating disorders can affect even very young girls
Public Relations News Release 2000:286, p.1
11/1/2000 Young girls sometimes diet excessively; signs to watch for eating disorders.
37 A variety of events to be held April 6-11 at the University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1999:344, p.1
4/4/2000 List of events scheduled at UNI for April 6-11.
38 Eating disorder awareness week
Public Relations News Release 1999:263, p.1
2/21/2000 Joan Thompson, a health aid coordinator at UNI, speaks on the warning signs of people with eating disorders.
39 Week spotlights eating disorders
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 96:37, p.11
2/15/2000 Screening will be held.
40 Media Advisory: Source for national Eating Disorder Awareness and Prevention Week (Feb. 14-18)
Public Relations News Release 1999:248, p.1
2/9/2000 University Health Services will hold eating disorder screenings and informational session February 17.
41 Eating disorders meetings
Campus News Network 10:11, p.2
1/24/2000 University Health Services will offer information and free screenings for eating disorders on February 17.
42 Eating disorders facts, figures
Northern Iowan 95:40, p.11
2/26/1999 Symptoms of anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and compulsive overeating.
43 Play brings disorders to life; 'Forever Hungry' shares true story
Arbuckle--Amanda A. (Class of 2001)
Northern Iowan 95:40, p.11
2/26/1999 Laura Sohl will share her experiences with eating disorders through her play "Forever Hungry" next week in the CAC; photo.
44 Eating disorders plague society
Murken--Heather R. (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 95:38, p.1
2/19/1999 Bulimia, binge eating, and anorexia nervosa are eating disorders that plague college students and others in society.
45 Boyden native Laura Sohl wrote and will direct the play 'Forever Hungry' at the University of Northern Iowa
Public Relations News Release 1998:252, p.1
2/12/1999 Laura Sohl wrote and will direct the play 'Forever Hungry' for Interpreters Theater.
46 Study: college students do not 'Know Dieting'
Janssen--Laura (Class of 1999)
Northern Iowan 94:40, p.4
2/27/1998 Program "Know Dieting" was presented by Joan Thompson Monday in conjunction with Eating Disorder Awareness Week.
47 It's what's inside that counts; observe Eating Disorders Awareness Week
Northern Iowan 94:38, p.11
2/20/1998 The eleventh annual Eating Disorders Awareness Week will be held next week; photo.
48 University of Northern Iowa helps recognize eating disorder awareness week Feb. 23-28
Public Relations News Release 1997:231, p.1
2/17/1998 Joan Thompson, UNI health educator, summarizes the reasoning behind National Eating Disorders Awareness Week,.
49 Putting the bite on eating disorders
Public Relations News Release 1996:241, p.1
2/3/1997 February 3-10 is Eating Disorder Awareness Week.
50 Don't weigh your self-esteem
Sprague--Ivy A. (Class of 2000)
Northern Iowan 93:32, p.9
1/31/1997 More than five million Americans suffer from eating disorders.


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