Author Virgie Tovar comes to CWU for National Eating Disorder Awareness Week

By Kiersten Kimminau Who is Virgie Tovar? Virgie Tovar is one of the nation’s leading experts and lecturers on weight-based discrimination and body image. She is the author of the manifesto, “You Have the Right to Remain Fat.” In an exclusive interview with Hype, Tovar shared that her book, “is ultimately about celebrating body diversity…

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5 Things We Bet You Didn’t Know About Hype

CWU Hype is also known as the Publicity Center You definitely know us through our social media channels and Street Team stunts, but did you know that we wear two hats? As the Publicity Center, we partner with CWU departments, organizations and student clubs to promote events. This includes everything from event posters and social…

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What Do You Call an Only Child from the Seventies? A Hip, No Sis

By Wyatt Langstraat With the hypnotist chrisjones coming to Central this week for Homecoming, it got me thinking about how and why hypnotism has become such a popular form of entertainment in our culture. In researching the history and science of hypnosis, I ran across an interesting story involving magnets, disgraced doctors, and Benjamin Franklin.…

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