Summary Synthesis

I feel like I am about to write a breakup letter to Plymouth State and the Interdisciplinary Studies (IDS) program which makes me a bit sad and happy at the same time. Sad because the IDS program saved my education and my passion for learning. Happy because, I DID IT! …

My 2017 Personal Learning Network Summary

Networking is HARD. Maybe I am being dramatic, but I suppose it is the idea of putting yourself out there for the world that is hard. Sharing your work is hard when you have been confined to hidden workspaces on Moodle or Blackboard. Interacting with academic professionals twice your age …

Mommy’s Time Out

A journey of wellness & self-care through empowerment, education, and understanding.           I created my Health Advocacy major with the idea in mind that I simply wanted to help people feel their best as well as create a shared understanding of responsibility with individuals of which screams, …

A Sex-phobic Nation in a Sex-centric Society: The drive to change sexual education

Table of Contents Introduction How did we get here and where are we going? Sex Education 101 Unrealistic Expectations What are realistic expectations? Modern Support for Change Entitled to Education **Glossary of key terms!   A Sex-phobic Nation in a Sex-centric Society: The drive to change sexual education Hooking up, …

Sexual Education Glossary

Sexual Education Research Article Glossary Sex: sexually motivated phenomena or behavior Sexual: relating to the instincts, physiological processes, and activities connected with physical attraction or intimate physical contact between individuals. Sexuality: The way a person goes about expressing themself as a sexual being through sexual expression in a life, how one chooses …

Research Article Citations

References Abstinence-only leader appointed to key HHS leadership role. (2017, June 6). Retrieved from http://www.siecus.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=Feature.showFeature&FeatureID=2482 Advocates For Youth. (2009). Comprehensive sex education: research and results. Retrieved from http://www.advocatesforyouth.org/publications/1487 Advocates For Youth. (n.d.). Millennials: demographics & facts. Retrieved from http://www.advocatesforyouth.org/component/content/article/1969-millennial-thinking American adolescents’ sources of sexual health information. (2017, September 12). Retrieved …

Brilliant Boredom

Boredom: the state of being weary and restless through lack of interest I should not be overwhelmed by boredom at this point in my life as it is holiday season (hooray) and I am deep into the last two weeks of my college career. There are a plethora of tasks …