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I was very impressed with the guest speaker that gave our class the presentation last
week. It was informative and necessary for college students to be given the information
that was provided. I live in a large suburban city outside of Detroit and all of the
information provided by her was information that I already had. I was flabbergasted that
so many people in our class were embarrassed or afraid to speak and a few people even
stuttered when saying the words "penis" or "erection". These are natural things that occur
in life and I think it's a shame that some individuals are ashamed to say certain words.
In another one of my classes the issue of Aids and HIV was brought up and one girl made a
comment that almost made me cry because she was so ignorant. She said that we didn't need
to be talking about this because no one in the U.P. has Aids or HIV. She just re-enforced
what most people think of yoopers; that they are uneducated and ignorant. Obviously the
U.P. isn't immune to anything, just as is the rest of the country. Like it was explained
in class, STD's can be transmitted through body fluids. Everyone has body fluids, so the
best thing is for you to protect yourself. Condoms, dental dams and abstinence seem to be
the best possible solutions. I look forward to hearing and learning more in this HP 200
class, I have thoroughly enjoyed the experience so far. I was very impressed with the
guest speaker that gave our class the presentation last week. It was informative and
necessary for college students to be given the information that was provided. I live in a
large suburban city outside of Detroit and all of the information provided by her was
information that I already had. I was flabbergasted that so many people in our class were
embarrassed or afraid to speak and a few people even stuttered when saying the words
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