Examines the process by which individuals in the society acquire prejudice
and stereotyping, and the negative effects of these on others. Includes
discussion on racial and ethnic jokes, and interacial dating. Uses
dramatic vignettes and the personal stories of those who have experienced
prejudice, as well as archival film clips which illustrate the media's role
DIVERSITY: CROSSING THE LINE
LSSU's dedicated three-story fire lab made all the difference to Brian Applegate.
"Our certification training classes offered real situations," Brian says. Students practice victim search techniques while controlling and extinguishing fires. Applegate says his favorite exercise was the live fire flashover simulation. "We saw how fires evolved as they burned," he says. "It’s as close as you can get to the real thing."