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UNH student evicted over dorm fliers

October 31, 2004

DURHAM - A sophomore at the University of New Hampshire has been evicted from his dorm for posting fliers urging women to lose weight by taking the stairs instead of the elevator.

Timothy Garneau, 20, of Berlin, said he posted the fliers as a joke because he was tired of waiting so long for the elevator. Garneau lived on the seventh floor of Stoke Hall.

Garneau posted fliers Sept. 3 that showed a fit woman in a leotard and said: "Nine out of 10 freshman girls gain 10 to 15 pounds. But there is something you can do about it. If you live below the sixth floor, take the stairs. Not only will you feel better about yourself, but you will also be saving us time and won’t be sore on the eyes... Download file "UNH student evicted over dorm fliers"

Schools: University of New Hampshire Cases: University of New Hampshire: Eviction of Student for Posting Flier