Embody Positivity

Embody Positivity campaign 2018-19
25th – 29th March 2019

Your Welfare Officer 2018/19, Dan Bentley, and your Diversity Officer 2018/19, Nozomi Tolworthy 雷希望, have been working on ‘Embody Positivity’ – a campaign that aims to share ideas of body positivity. This campaign will run from Monday 25 th – Friday 29th March.

You can get involved on Instagram by sharing your #IAM … posts. Let us know what characteristics you value about yourself (eg. #IAM brave, caring, helpful etc) that aren’t related to your physical appearance. Tag @rusuphotos on Instagram so we can share it and tag your friends to get them involved too!

What's On?

Arts Day

Pop into RUSU to participate in art workshops, walk through a hall of mirrors and much more! This aims to use the arts to explore and challenge our perceptions and attitudes towards our bodies.

Date: Monday 25th March
Time: 11:00 - 16:00
Venue: 3sixty, RUSU
Empowering You: Natalie Byrne

Natalie Byrne - Latina illustrator and author - will be giving a talk for Reading students & staff sharing empowering messages of embracing positivity. Free to attend, booking not required.

Date: Monday 25th March
Time: 13:00 - 14:00
Venue: 3sixty, RUSU
Compliments Corner

Take a polaroid and leave a compliment! Hosted by the RUSU Women’s Part-Time Officer, we hope to share messages of body positivity throughout the day!

Date: Tuesday 26th March
Time: 12:00 - 14:30
Venue: Lower Foyer (near Mondial/Mojos), RUSU
Activities Day

Come explore a range of student-led groups demonstrating the activities on offer around campus that help you stay active but also help you embody positivity.

Date: Wednesday 27th March
Time: 12:00 - 16:00
Venue: 3sixty, RUSU