The Middlebury Campus

The Glacier Underneath: The Plague of Perfectionism

Feminism author Courtney Martin talks body image issues among college girls. (Campus/Ying Teoh)

By Wendy Walcoff

February 26, 2014

From small talk in Proctor, to late-night brownie binges and even later nights in the library, the constant chatter that echoes through campus concerning the “perfect girl” not only exists, but has taken a toll on the College campus. With an acceptance rate of 17.3 percent, it is no question that...

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