The Academic Minute: Thin Stigma

Dr. Lynsey Romo

Dr. Lynsey K. Romo

Are your friends keeping you overweight? In today’s Academic Minute, NC State University’s Lynsey Romo discusses how wanting to fit in at mealtime could lead to gaining back all that weight you just lost. Romo is an assistant professor of communication. The Academic Minute, a WAMC National Production, features researchers from colleges and universities around the world, keeping listeners abreast of what’s new and exciting in the academy and of all the ways academic research contributes to solving the world’s toughest problems and to serving the public good.