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Environmental Health, Human Health

November 30th, 2017 - November 30, 2017
6:30 - 8:30 pm

Environmental Health, Human Health

Stacy Malkan

Thursday, November 30, 2017
6:30 p.m.
Scanlon Banquet Hall

Stacy Malkan’s award-winning book, Not Just a Pretty Face: The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry (New Society 2007), follows a group of breast cancer activists as they go knocking on the door of the world’s largest cosmetics companies to ask them to stop using chemicals linked to cancer and birth defects.

Stacy Malkan is an author, speaker, and leading advocate for shifting the market to safer nontoxic products. Her award-winning book, Not Just a Pretty Face: The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry, has sold over 30,000 copies and has been translated into four languages. Stacy is a frequent speaker at universities, conferences and events on a range of topics including safe cosmetics, healthy food, consumer campaigns and women’s empowerment.

Sponsored by Westfield State University Health Services in coordination with Nursing & Allied Health Department, Geography & Regional Planning Department, Communications Department, and Ethnic and Gender Studies.

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