Obesity On Campus

Three out of every 10 college students are overweight or obese - and colleges are considering their options when it comes to addressing this growing health crisis. This OnQ report looks at local universities' unique efforts to battle an obesity problem far more serious than the fabled "freshman fifteen."


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Jessica Seabury, executive director of the Consumer Health Coalition, and Erin Guay from the Pennsylvania Health Law Project discuss health coverage for the uninsured and underinsured.


Tonight OnQ reports on the EastSide Gallery a cooperative art space located in a strip mall in East Liberty that is run by and for local emerging artists.


OnQ learns about the Festival of Nations- a big community event in Weirton, West Virginia that brings all nationalities together year after year.


OnQ's Michael Bartley reveals the many celebrations surrounding the 40th Anniversary of the popular "Mister Rogers Neighborhood" as well as those marking what would be Fred Rogers' 80th birthday on March 20th.


A discussion of G20 protest issues with ACLU Attorney Sara Rose, and Code Pink Women For Peace's Eileen Olmsted. 


OnQ contributor Lynn Sawyer takes you on a tour of two of the major glass exhibitions. Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens and the Carnegie Museum of Art in Oakland were part of a special initiative which made up Pittsburgh's 2007 Year of Glass.


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