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Athletes and Body Image

Friday, Feb. 10, 2012

With 60 percent of female athletes suffering from an eating disorder, the issue of body image for athletes deserves attention.  Matt Savage, an SCU senior and Hackworth Fellow at the Center, takes on the subject in his blog, Savage on Sports.

Savage is devoting his fellowship year to exploring ethical issues in college athletics.  On March 23, at noon, Savage is organizing a panel discussion on the question, "Do Sports Build Character?"