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Body Empowerment with Caroline Rothstein

Tuesday, February 25, 2014
7:00pm – 9:00pm

Storrs Campus
Student Union Theatre

Caroline Rothstein is a New York City-based writer, performer, and body empowerment advocate. She has performed spoken word poetry and facilitated workshops at colleges, schools, and performance venues around the United States for more than a decade. She hosts the YouTube series “Body Empowerment” sharing her own journey as a means to promote positive body image worldwide, and currently sits as President of the Board of Directors for the Mental Fitness, Inc., a national nonprofit organization committed to mental health and self-care. Her award-winning one-woman play “faith” about her experience with and recovery from an eating disorder debuted as part of the Culture Project’s Women Center Stage 2012 Festival, and received Outstanding Overall Production of a Solo Show in the 2012 Planet Connections Theatre Festivity.

Co-sponsored with SUBOG, SHAPE, and Active Minds

Admission Fee: Free

Contact:

Kathy Fischer kathy.fischer@uconn.edu

SUBOG, Women's Center and Active Minds

Women's Center (primary), Honors Program, UConn Master Calendar

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