Redefining food mindsets

Fifty-four percent of women would rather be hit by a truck than be fat, according to Thursday night’s interactive discussion entitled “Breaking Free: Loosening the Chains of Food and Body Obsession.” This conversation was a part of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, five days devoted to raising awareness of eating disorders and distorted body image […]

Notess gives insight, humor

A newborn nephew, the piano song "Heart and Soul," the Virgin Mary, a guidebook in India. "I write about everyday things," this year’s Milton Center Fellow Hannah Notess said. Notess, also an adjunct professor teaching "Imaginative Writing" this quarter, read poems on these topics and more at her reading in the Art Center Gallery on […]

Credit questions answered

Surrounded by loan offers, credit card advertisements and ever-thinner pocketbooks, some SPU students need financial information and answers. Christine Conway, director of Northwest Education Loan Association Services, spoke of the importance of a good credit rating, among other finance-related topics, to college students at a student loan seminar on Jan. 28 and 29. At this […]