Sunday, November 22, 2009

Fat Students Must Drop Pounds to Earn Degree

Pa. university students upset about fitness class

"A Pennsylvania university's requirement that overweight undergraduates take a fitness course to receive their degrees has raised the hackles of students and the eyebrows of health and legal experts.

Officials at historically black Lincoln University said Friday that the school is simply concerned about high rates of obesity and diabetes, especially in the African-American community."

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