Sometimes you just can’t win for losing.
Bryn Mawr College students are planning a demonstration next week to protest what some described as an insensitive e-mail sent to women with “elevated BMIs” – that is, a little overweight.
The e-mail was an invitation to participate in a free, individualized fitness program.
The list of 100 recipients was generated from records compiled by the college’s health care center.
“There were truly good intentions behind this,” said Bryn Mawr spokesman Matt Gray. “It’s a program that includes individual counseling, nutritional advice, and group support.”
The program, launched in October, has had 12 students go through it. Outside of one critical blog post in October, no one complained, Gray said.
This time, the invitations hit a nerve.
Rudrani Sarma, a pre-law junior from Colorado who is not obese, received one of those invitations and said she was mortified.
Read more at http://www.philly.com/philly/health/20150131_Email_stirs__fat_shameing__controversy_at_Bryn_Mawr_College.html#r6TEtPW8eLHuCcEC.99
that Sarma Bitch crying fat shaming at a college for giving a shit about the health of their students(colleges normally don’t)