Why Colleges Used to Take Nude Photos of Their Students

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  • Published on:  7/10/2017
  • The first week of school can be uncomfortable enough as you adjust to a new situation, but it was probably even worse back when schools made you strip down for a nude photo shoot—even if they thought they had a good reason for it.

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    Sources:
    http://www.nytimes.com/1995/01/15/magazine/the-great-ivy-league-nude-posture-photo-scandal.html?pagewanted=all
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    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Bodytypes.jpg
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