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30 terms

Ch. 12-14

STUDY
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Service Learning
volunteer or community service office
Co-op programs
spend some terms in regular classes and other terms in temporary job settings in your field
Online connections
myspace, Facebook, Second Life, Skype, all allow you to form new relationships
Discrimination
acts of violence, intimidation and stupidity
Prejudice
A judgment or opinion formed without due examination of the facts.
Stereotypes
Negative Judgments
Ethnicity
quality assigned to a specific group of people
Culture
aspect of a group of people that are passed on and or learned
Race
biological characteristics shard by groups of people
Gender
basic example of diversity
Learning and Physical Abilities
reasonably average learning and physical abilities
Sexual Orientation
highly personal sexual orientation
Multiculturalism
ethnic and cultural groups have achieved acknowledgment of their presence on campus
Inclusive curriculum
varying backgrounds come together for common purpose
Biases
Against certain groups or value systems
Wellness
taking care of your mind, body and spirit
Stress
cause worry or emotional tension
Depression
feeling of helplessnes, useless, inadequate, guilty
Suicide
act of killing yourself
Obesity
being overweight
eating disorders
Disturbance in eating behavior
Sexual Health
a state of physical, emotional, mental and social well-being in relation to sexuality
Alcohol
a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent
Tobacco
leaves of the tobacco plant dried and prepared for smoking or ingestion
Marijuana
the most commonly used illicit drug
Heroin
a narcotic that is considered a hard drug
Ecstasy
illegal drug
Cocaine
a narcotic
Methamphetamine
amphetamine used in the form of a crystalline hydrochloride
Addiction
an abnormally strong craving