Voices columnist Katie Carbonell grapples with the complex reality faced by women in fitness, starting with its earliest history and following up to present day. Hear from fitness trainers, college students and more on the question of how women can overcome harmful messages about their place in the exercise world.

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Katherine Carbonell
Hi everyone! I’m Katie, a Junior majoring in Molecular and Cellular Biology and minoring in Economics. Some of you may know me as the Ambassador of CHAARG, a college aged women’s health and fitness organization. My column will focus on this passion of mine and will highlight issues concerning physical health, body image, and diet on campus and in the surrounding Nashville area.