Headliners EDIC Eating For Health Resources
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Calendar of Events

Eating Issues Awareness Week February 24th - February 28th, 2003

Monday 02/24 Our Bodies, Our Church: Women's Voices Breaking the Silence Walsh Function Room 7:30PM
A program focusing on spirituality, religion, and women's bodies, with Prof. Colleen Griffith, Prof. Mary Hines, and Julie Tracy, A&S '03.

Tuesday 02/25 How to Help a Friend
Women's Resource Center 3:00 PM
A program designed to arm caring friends with tools for McElroy 213 helping others to overcome an eating disorder.

Tuesday 02/25 Sharing Our Stories
Cushing 001 7:00 PM
A panel discussion of students and alumni openly sharing their struggles with eating issues and the recovery process.

Tuesday 02/25 & Wednesday 02/26
National Eating Disorders Screening Program
Flynn Recreation Complex 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Take a free, anonymous survey to determine if professional consultation would be helpful to you. Also available online: www.bc.edu/health_education

All Week "Stories of Recovery" Channel 52, BC Cable 11:00 PM
Individuals who have recovered from all types of eating disorders are interviewed in this 20-minute video.

All Week Information & Resources on Tables in McElroy Sponsored by Health Services and the Peer Education Network

The documentary Perfect Illusions: Eating Disorders and the Family is also scheduled to premiere nationally, on Monday, February 24, 2003 at 10 PM on PBS.

Boston College Eating Awareness Team
Last Updated: February 17, 2003