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Wednesday, May 22, 2019
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Ask the health educator: “How can you deal with competition in a relationship?”

A health educator explains how to deal with competition in a relationship.
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Ask the health educator: “How do you reject someone who likes you?”

A counselor explains how to kindly deal with someone who has feelings for you when you don't feel the same way.
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4 ways to practice consent and self-empowerment in everyday life

Learn strategies for practicing consent, self-empowerment, and boundary setting.
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Ask the health educator: “How do you know if you’re in a healthy relationship?”

—Eric O., SUNY College at Oneonta, New YorkAh, don’t we all want to have a happy and healthy relationship with our partner? Sometimes it can be easy to see and you can tell in...
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Experts answer your questions about sexual assault

Rate this article and enter to winYou asked us some important questions relating to sexual assault, relationships, and communication, and we found the experts to answer them. Our experts want to help you be...
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What enthusiastic consent actually looks like—and why you should hold out for it

Rate this article and enter to winWe all make requests every day—asking our friends to join us for lunch, asking classmates to borrow notes, asking our roommates not to leave their dirty socks on...
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Your good-roomie guide: How to keep the peace

Rate this article and enter to winDirty coffee mugs are lodged in the windowsill, clothes litter the floor, and the ice cream you were planning to dig into after class is gone—again. Either someone...
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Ask the professor: “What’s the best way to work with nontraditional students in group...

—Daniel A., Portland State University, OregonLet me start with a confession: I was not the world’s best group project member. In fact, I was pretty bad. Why? Because I was focused on the “project”...
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Tame the tension: Science-backed ways to talk it out

Rate this article and enter to win How often are you baffled by someone’s refusal to share (or even see) your point of view? As a species, humans are not terribly effective at changing other...
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Students get real about race—and how to help each other

Rate this article and enter to winIn a recent survey by SH101, close to 1,000 students described incidents of racial bias that they’ve observed or experienced, usually in school. We asked students and experts...