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Individuals with Disabilities: Differences in Accommodations from College to the Workforce

Going through school with a disability can have numerous setbacks on your overall academic achievement, especially if you don’t qualify for access services or state assistance. This is a growing issue as now some people are finding themselves being turned away because they are not disabled enough, or they may have a documented disability although… Continue reading Individuals with Disabilities: Differences in Accommodations from College to the Workforce

Articles and College

Reinforcing my Decisions – Psychology

In my psychology class yesterday, we learned about the humanist perspective on personality. This perspective details, “…the ability to help people deal with life more successfully.” During class yesterday I really connected with the humanist perspective. One of my reasons is whenever I generally see someone in distress; I have this natural instinct to offer my… Continue reading Reinforcing my Decisions – Psychology

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Stereotyping and Prejudice

I have seen the dangers of prejudice, and consequently their effects. Before college I was the target of severe bullying and in some cases coerced into doing things I felt uncomfortable with. It began in grade school where being one of the few kids that stuttered awarded me the nicknames of: Freak, weirdo, moron, and… Continue reading Stereotyping and Prejudice

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Christmas, College, Vacation, and a New Year

I haven’t been posting since I’ve been finishing finals for college and Christmas was coming up fast. Also I just returned from a vacation with my family. To quickly catch you all up, my grades were more than I expected for this quarter, I got all 4.0’s! Overall, I’d say despite some obstacles of frustration… Continue reading Christmas, College, Vacation, and a New Year