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What should I cover in a "college/post-secondary readiness" workshop?

I will be delivering a (voluntary) 1-2 hour college readiness workshop for new students at the beginning of the September semester. The purpose is to provide them with skills, resources and info that will help them in their transition to post-secondary education. If you took or wanted to take a workshop like this, what kind of info was/would have been useful? [more inside]
posted by hurdy gurdy girl on Aug 19, 2015 - 28 answers

Race vs. sexual orientation article

Please help me find a Colin Powell article, circa mid nineties, comparing sexual orientation and race. [more inside]
posted by Amalie-Suzette on Jul 27, 2014 - 6 answers

Mac printing only in landscape layout, not portrait, in Firefox

A couple of weeks ago, our office Mac (OS X 10.7.5) started printing everything from Firefox (30.0) in landscape layout (on our HP laserjet CM1312nfi), when we need portrait layout to be the default. [more inside]
posted by Lettuce_Leaves on Jun 23, 2014 - 4 answers

First crush in a while...

I'm a single gay lady in my mid-30s. I'm relatively out (but obviously not fully out, judging by the fact that I'm posting this anonymously). I find myself crushing on a lovely woman for the first time since I last got my heart broken, something like six years ago, and have been single that whole time. The problem here is that the lovely woman is so wrong for me (on paper, anyhow), for so many reasons, that I'm unsure if I should try to pursue things, or even if there's anything to pursue. Snowflake details inside! [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Feb 21, 2014 - 30 answers

Wrestling with the ethics of outing my stepdaughter

Wrestling with the ethics of outing my stepdaughter to her mom. [more inside]
posted by coldhotel on May 15, 2012 - 55 answers

Cities of longitude and latitude

What major cities have grids laid out on the North/South axis? Are there advantages or reasons for this? [more inside]
posted by minkll on Jan 21, 2012 - 36 answers

What if you're not sexually attracted to the people you fall in love with in a way that's fulfilling?

Where can I find out more about people with opposite sexual and romantic orientations? [more inside]
posted by Vrai on Sep 22, 2011 - 5 answers

Exotic => Erotic

Soc-Psych-filter! Do people become gay or lesbian because they grow up feeling that stereotypically straight-acting kids are "exotic" -- as per the "Exotic Becomes Erotic" theory? [more inside]
posted by dontjumplarry on Apr 21, 2011 - 27 answers

How to help guide my family and daughter through her orientation (when she isn't quite ready to tell them)?

My 13 YO daughter feels deep down to her toes that she is bi-sexual (perhaps bi-curious is more apt). While she's been "out" to both of her parents (and siblings) for a few years now, no one outside of our household knows this. Her Dad and I fully support her and she knows this. (Not elaborating, just trust me.) My dilemma is with the extended family. [more inside]
posted by anonymous on Oct 14, 2010 - 39 answers

new old grad student seeks to avoid institutionalized boredom

Do I need to attend the UBC (University of British Columbia) grad student orientation this week? [more inside]
posted by philip-random on Aug 31, 2010 - 4 answers

How are Saturdays in the park?

Sweeping ChicagoFilter. [more inside]
posted by cmoj on May 7, 2010 - 25 answers

What training and orientation does your workplace provide to new employees?

What sort of training and orientation does your workplace provide to new employees? [more inside]
posted by Jaybo on Aug 6, 2009 - 10 answers

Reading people by observing subtle mannerisms

Help me read people better. What are some ways that you can locate certain personality types or backgrounds based on body language and interaction with the environment? [more inside]
posted by sixcolors on Apr 29, 2008 - 31 answers

Did you ever experiment?

Is it common for men to 'experiment' as boys? [more inside]
posted by pantheON on Jun 2, 2007 - 47 answers

Ah yes, that's better.

I always orient my head, almost entirely subconsciously, with the orientation of any face, if it's the primary focus of the media I'm observing. Anyone else? [more inside]
posted by disillusioned on Nov 30, 2006 - 5 answers

Spatial Memory?

Help ME win a bet with MY girlfriend. When recalling events, I often mention what direction I was facing when something happened or I said something. [more inside]
posted by notsnot on Jun 15, 2006 - 39 answers

Task orientated intranet redesign

Looking to re-develop an intranet around task orientation rather than business structure. Have you done this? [more inside]
posted by TheDonF on May 11, 2006 - 8 answers

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