In 2008, Roxie Patton appeared on MTV’s True Life I’m Happy to be Fat. The show detailed her experiences developing the Body Beautiful Project and challenging the way that people look at body image and fat. Since then, Roxie has completed her Master of Arts in Higher Education and travels to different universities and colleges presenting, performing, and conducting workshops.
Her comedic and informative workshops include:
The Body Shop challenges participants to deconstruct media messages, social constructs, and self criticism of their bodies and embrace the bodies that they are gifted with. Attendees are given detailed and innovative information and skills for creating positive body image in Roxie’s signature comic style.All Systems Go
All Systems Go is presentation focusing on safe and satisfying sex. Roxie, shares her 3 prong check list for safe and satisfying sex. The program teaches students to evaluate their mind, body, and hearts in choosing sexual partners for the most satisfying and safe experience possible.
LGBTQ Beyond the Alphabet Soup
LGBTQ Beyond the Alphabet Soup introduces students to LGBTQ issues and walks them through allyship and challenging homophobia and transphobia on campus.
Students of Roxie’s workshops have described her as:
“frank and open about everything”
“informative without being condescending”
All programs can be customized for certain groups including LGBTQ groups, Womyn’s groups, Greek organizations, and general student groups.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org for booking information.