View point 1
Consider the differences in meaning for such words as "religion" to a born-again Christian and an
atheist, and "lunch" to a day-laborer and a Wall Street executive.
What principles might help such diverse groups understand the different meani
What makes a person or a message deserving of your attentive listening? For example, would you find
it more difficult to listen to someone who was overjoyed because of winning the lottery for $27 million
or who was overcome with sadness because of the dea
View point 1
You've probably developed schemata for different religious, racial, and national groups; for men and
women; and for people of different affectional orientations. Each of the groups that you have some
familiarity with will be represented in yo
Thought earning a good living is one of the qualities in a relationship, communication skills is the most
important key for having a healthy relationship. I agree with the post and we women would prefer a
guy who can communicate well. Poor communi
FLEXIBILITY (PAGE 187)
Try applying the four suggestions for increasing flexibility in anyONE of the following situations:
1. you're substitute teaching a ninth-grade class know for being difficult;
2. you're leading a work team designed to find ways to i
Course Home - Academic Honor Code
Academic Honor Code Tutorial
This module is made up of 3 main parts (Academic Honor Code, Disciplinary Actions, and the Exam),
and is designed to review the essential principles of academic honor, which is the foundation
One study found that, generally at least, people are more positive in dealing with conflict
in face-to-face situations than in computer-mediated communication (Zornoza, Ripoll, &
Do you notice this in your own interaction? If
Do dynamic tensions manifest themselves in different ways depending on whether the
friendships are face-to-face or online?
Are these tensions resolved differently in face-to-face and in social networking?
In my opinion, online and
EMPATHY (PAGE 248)
In what situations would you appreciate others showing empathy? What specifically might they do
to demonstrate this empathy?
Write a 500 word paper on your thoughts about empathy and send it to the dropbox.
Empathy the ability to unders
Here are a few findings from research on nonverbal gender differences (Burgoon, Guerrero, & Floyd,
2010; Gamble & Gamble, 2003; Guerrero & Hecht, 2008; KroLokke & Sorensen, 2006; Stewart,
Cooper, & Stewart, 2003):
1) Women smile more than men
2) Women sta
View point 1.
In the textbook, Hillary Clinton and John Boehner both cry in public.
How do you respond to a politician crying?
Do you see this as a sign of compassion and caring or a sign of weakness and an inability to control
Do you have differ
Human Nutrition 101
27 July 2015
During the week of July 22 and July 26, 2015 I kept track of what I ate through
the super tracker provided by the United States Department of Agriculture. Throughout
Ch 1. Readiness Assignment
04 October 2015
a. The different characteristics that are present in virus include: occurring
sporadically and killing millions of people annually, abundant, can spread easily
from one victim to the
Human Nutrition 101
27 July 2015
Nutrition Environment Assessment
My assessment was conducted through first identifying the half mile radius from
my house in the south west corner of the city of Auburn and only to find
Chapter 4 MQ/factoids
27 July 2015
P. 98, 100, 106, 111 & 118
P. 98 #1
p. 100 #3 & #4
p. 106 # a cow
p. 111 #3
p. 118 #4
HW BOX 4-3 Q 1&2
1. Personally, I am not bothered by the slightest obscenity. To tell anyone they cannot
Advantages of Online Dating
Among the advantages of online relationships is that they reduce the importance of physical
characteristics and instead emphasize such factors as rapport, similarity, and self-disclosure, and in the
process promote relationship
At times self-disclosure occurs more in temporary than in permanent relationships - for example,
between strangers on a train or plane, a kind of "in-flight intimacy" (McGill, 1985). In this situation,
two people set up an intimate
On a 10 point scale, how would you rate your general other-orientation (give yourself a 10 if you
are always and everywhere other-oriented)?
Can you identify situations in which you are especially likely to forget other-orientation? In what
ways might you
METACOMMUNCATION (PAGE 110)
In what ways do you normally metacommunicate? Are these generally productive? What kinds of
metacommunication messages do you wish other people would use more often?
Write a 500 word paper on your thoughts about metacommunicati
CULTURAL SENSITIVITY (PAGE 42)
How would you rate your cultural sensitivity? Try to recall situations in which you were and
situations in which you weren't culturally sensitive. What happened in each? Can you identify one
situation that could have been im
Thesis: Although the black people were looked down upon by the society at that time, they still
can live at the top with their dignity if they had faith in believing they could defeat the racism.
1. I had taken to smiling more often, and m
Food Label Assignment Part 2
Discussion comparing your products using the information you listed in the chart.
The products I choose to compare are Kirkland organic whole milk with
omega-3 and Kirkland organic 1% low fat milk. They are both sold in the sa
Nutrition Article Review
The goal of the study:
The article first introduces the background of this study, saying that the type 2 diabetes is
associated with increased risk for cardiovascular diseases. The
Mini group (group 3) presentation: Conclusion.
Attention getter: asking question (how many of you have struggled with
making a conclusion?)
Specific statement: to inform people how to make effective conclusion.
Preview main point
October 31, 2016
I identify as a Buddhist. The religion contains many cultural values that has shaped my
beliefs. For instance, reincarnation. Its a common belief that if youve lived a great life,
Right when I finished the emotion tracker, I noticed that I get annoyed or angry very
easily and often and I express it most of the time was well. Im sure there were more happy
times but they dont stick in m
Self-Introduction speech notes
Name, and country I'm from.
Characteristics: indecisive and practical.
Characteristic 1: indecisive.
Make decision on studying abroad.
No ideas about what I want to choose.
Couldn't sleep well unti
In Robert J. Samuelsons essay, Shop til We Drop, he says, We shop, therefore we
are. Nowadays, we have become so comfortable with consumption, swiping our credit cards as
if it has been our daily but
Sometimes there is something that seems very easy for you to reach, but if you do
not take it seriously, you will miss it in the end. It seems like a normal concept to
everyone, but I did not learn it un
Summary of reports on food intake
I started tracking my food intake from April 26th to April 30th. At the beginning of the
tracking, I found it hard and kind of confusing to managing the weighing scale, because I didnt
pay a lot of attention on how actual
Diet Analysis Part 2
According to the records for the previous food tracking and the feedback from the diet
analysis part 1, I changed my plan to only focus on only one food group which is fruit, and also
focus on reducing sodium intake and increasing the