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Using Site Visits to Advance Employment Opportunities

Using Site Visits to Advance Employment Opportunities

Written by Emily Stark, Career and Employer Outreach Specialist at Ashford UniversityGet Out There! Catch A Site Visit! What do NASA, YMCA and Comprehensive Autism Center have in common? They’re all recent site visit...
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Tame the tension: Science-backed ways to talk it out

Rate this article and enter to win How often are you baffled by someone’s refusal to share (or even see) your point of view? As a species, humans aren’t terribly effective at changing other people’s...
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Students get real about race—and how to help each other

Rate this article and enter to winIn a recent survey by SH101, close to 1,000 students described incidents of racial bias that they’ve observed or experienced, usually in school. We asked students and experts...
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Let’s talk about sex: How to share what you both want

Rate this article and enter to winWhat makes a romantic or sexual encounter great? What do people want out of something “simple”? Everyone has their own answers—like physical pleasure, feeling connected to their partner,...
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Disability?: How to work with your school to get what you need

Rate this article and enter to winIf you have a disability, has it affected your ability to engage in a course? Data collected by the American College Health Association (2015) suggests that most students...
Building a better community: How & why to work the small stuff

Building a better community: How & why to work the small stuff

Rate this article and enter to winWhen we talk about sex and romance in our communities, we need to go holistic. This means recognizing the attitudes, assumptions, and expectations that we bring to our...
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6 ways to survive & thrive in a group project

Rate this article and enter to winGroup projects: a slacker’s dream, or a perfectionist’s idea of cruel and unusual punishment? Like it or not, a group project may well be in your not-too-distant future,...
What if everyday choices were treated like sexual consent?

What if everyday choices were treated like sexual consent?

Rate this article and enter to winConsent isn’t complicated. But when it comes to sexual consent, some people suggest that it is. If understanding consent were truly so difficult, here’s what our everyday lives...
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Why is everyone talking about student sexual assault?

Rate this article and enter to winThe evidence is clear: Sexual assault and coercion are common in higher education, and have been for decades. Why have we taken so long to see it?In part,...
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Communicate like a pro

Professional communication skills are for everyone. Interacting with others in an academic or professional setting is different from hanging out with family and friends. Here are some tips to improve your professional communication. While...