April, 2013

ADA and Service Animals

Source: http://www.ada.gov/service_animals_2010.htm   Service Animals The Department of Justice published revised final regulations implementing the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) for title II (State and local government services) and title III (public accommodations and commercial facilities) on September 15, 2010, in the Federal Register. These requirements, or rules, clarify and refine issues that have arisen over […]

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Addressing Asian Americans’ Model Minority Myth

Source: http://news.fullerton.edu/2013sp/Noh-on-NPR.asp Addressing Asian Americans’ Model Minority Myth Eliza Noh Says Myth Plays a Role in Higher Suicide Rates for Asian American Women April 23, 2013 Eliza Noh Download Photo Asian Americans have been dealing with the “model minority” myth for decades, and it plays a role in high suicide rates, says Eliza Noh, associate […]

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Love is All You Need? full length movie

All You Need Is Love? highlights a teen living in a world that exists in opposition to the one we live in now. In this short, the terms “gay” and “straight” and the conceptions and cultural stigmas attached to them are completely reversed. What makes this video so powerful is its inclusion of family and […]

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Representations of Gender in Advertising

Published on Apr 3, 2013 This school project was created for a Women and Gender Studies class at the University of Saskatchewan by Sarah Zelinski, Kayla Hatzel and Dylan Lambi-Raine. We wanted to show how ridiculous media portrays gender roles and stereotypes in advertising through presenting gender roll reversals.      

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Poor Parenting Linked to Increase in Risk of Bullying

Source: http://psychcentral.com/news/2013/04/27/poor-parenting-linked-to-increase-in-risk-of-bullying/54214.html Poor Parenting Linked to Increase in Risk of Bullying By Janice Wood Associate News Editor Reviewed by John M. Grohol, Psy.D. on April 27, 2013 Children who are exposed to poor parenting, whether it’s abuse, neglect or overprotection, are more likely to experience childhood bullying, according to new research. A meta-analysis of 70 […]

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