Body Image on Campus survey

The Los Medanos College Experience is doing a story on body image and is looking for feedback from students and faculty on campus. This is an anonymous survey, but if you would like to be interviewed or have your comments quoted in the newspaper there is a place to leave your information. Thank you.

* 1. What is your age?

* 2. What is your height?

* 3. What is your current weight?

* 4. What is your gender?

* 5. Which race/ethnicity best describes you? (Please choose only one.)

* 6. Do you believe that you are over, under or the ideal weight?

* 7. How much do you think a 5’4” female should weigh to be considered healthy?

* 8. How much do you think the average 5’9” male should weigh to be considered healthy?

* 9. Do you believe the majority of women feel the need to be the ideal weight to be happy?

* 10. Do you believe the majority of men feel the need to be the ideal weight to be happy?

* 11. Do you feel that the media creates an unattainable body image for women?

* 12. Do you feel that the media creates an unattainable body image for men?

* 13. How do you feel about the way the media portrays women and men?

* 14. Have you ever felt depressed or upset in anyway about your body?

* 15. Do you feel comfortable wearing a bathing suit or revealing clothing in public? (Men without a shirt or women without shorts or a cover while in a bathing suit)

* 16. If you have felt uncomfortable doing so, why?

* 17. Who is more inaccurately portrayed in the media, Males or Females?

* 18. Should advertising portray the average body type rather than the ideal?

* 19. Do you feel there is a body shaming issue on the LMC campus?

* 20. If you feel there is body shaming, what should be done about it?

* 21. Do you feel there is an obesity issue on the LMC campus?

* 22. If there is an obesity issue on campus, do you think LMC is working to resolve it?

* 23. What do you think LMC could do to encourage health on campus while promoting a healthy body image?

* 24. Would you be willing to pose for pictures in summer clothing for the school paper? (Ex. Swim suit, shorts and t-shirt, sun dress etc.)

* 25. Name and contact information if you would be willing to be quoted or photographed. (Optional)

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