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15 bizarre college courses

By: Laura Moss on Nov. 24, 2010, 12:25 p.m.
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Fat studies

Professor Jacqueline Johnson's course Fat Studies at George Washington University is just one of many that are popping up on college campuses across the nation. The class teaches students to think of body size critically and politically, and it aims to promote weight awareness and acceptance among people of all shapes and sizes.