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Self Defense Anyone?

martial arts-jessic oliverira and DiGuseppi.jpgOn Nov. 5, in the Betty R. Tipton Room of the Student Center, Eastern's Martial Arts Club provided students, faculty and staff with a Chinese martial arts demonstration. The event offered a variety of techniques in self-defense strategies and ways to combine physical health and fitness with mental and spiritual development. Presentations included a Wing Chun Kung Fu Master seminar, women's self-defense and cardio kickboxing and self-defense, offered by Eastern's Campus Police. Above, student Jessica Oliveira spars with instructor Andy DiGuseppi of the Connecticut Wing Chun Academy in Waterbury, while Eastern police officer Bruce Tyler demonstrates how to fall safely to students.


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