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First Session (9:35 - 10:03)
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Topic# in GroupFirst Guiding QuestionSecond Guiding QuestionSource to spark conversation
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2016 Election12
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America's Position in the World9
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Anime11
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Art in the city13
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Athletic Success: How to become the best14How do you define success?
Where is the division between playing as a team and being a successful individual?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z2PloBdHeow
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Attack on Titan (TV): Is the violence a true representation of human nature?12
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Best Ever: LeBron James or Michael Jordan8
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Bikes and biking9
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Black Holes and Deep Space14
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Car Talk6Favorite classic car?Favorite new car?
http://www.topgear.com/uk/photos/alain-class-best-supercar-dealer-in-the-world-2012-02-03
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College Athletic Recruitment9What sport do you want to play?How do you plan on starting the recruitment process?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0nLbVJE4lcw
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Conservatism in a liberal world5What does being conservative mean?
Why is it important to understand multiple view points?
http://video.foxnews.com/v/3323555365001/why-americas-education-system-is-failing-our-kids/#sp=show-clips
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Cooking11Who in the group likes to cook?
Who in the group has worked in a professional kitchen?
http://www.amazon.com/Kitchen-Confidential-Updated-Edition-Adventures/dp/0060899220
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Crafts: Bring your own or make ours11
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Doctor Who: Sci Fi in Pop Culture6What do you think is the most devastating moment in Doctor Who?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2CYDgezeQas
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Dream vacations & travel12
If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go and why?
In what ways do you think that travel can impact today's society?
https://www.google.com/search?q=the+world+is+a+book+and+those+who+don%27t+travel+read+only+a+page&rlz=1C5CHFA_enUS553US553&espv=210&es_sm=119&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=9QpPU-T-C4Sh2AXd9IHwBA&ved=0CAgQ_AUoAQ&biw=1248&bih=647#facrc=_&imgdii=_&imgrc=tvm69R8LT-Jd5M%253A%3B2BibCWfgxTjgyM%3Bhttp%253A%252F%252F3.bp.blogspot.com%252F-hVDG_joElh0%252FUXWy_c9V-OI%252FAAAAAAAADIM%252FO2iHuh3q1jA%252Fs1600%252Fswmt.jpg%3Bhttp%253A%252F%252Fsouthernwritersmagazine.blogspot.com%252F2013_04_01_archive.html%3B800%3B488
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Dream vacations & travel10
If you could pick one place in the world to travel to, where would it be?
What is one place that would would want to travel that is not touristy at all?
http://www.buzzfeed.com/samimain/perfect-summer-road-trip-destination
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Equestrian competition5How do I compete in college?
What are the different kinds of competition I can do?
I have a video of me riding on my computer, I can't attach it to this form but if you really want to see it I can show it I can e-mail it to you.
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Exchange Student Experience14
What is one country you would like to go to for an exchange and why?
What is another language that you would like to learn how to speak?
I have many physical sources, such as pictures, that I can bring in, but I don't have much in the form of digital sources.
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Extraterrestrial Life and Zombies12
Why are you passionate about aliens and/or zombies?
What are the ways that aliens and zombies are depicted in modern culture? (movies, media, books, etc.)
I will share a short video clip or article... I'll find a cool one, promise
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Film Production12Favorite movie?
Do you read critic's reviews before/after watching the movie?
Anna Quindelen quote
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Gelato vs. Ice Cream vs. Frozen Yogurt13What are the differences between gelato, ice cream, and frozen yogurt?Which one is the best and why?
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Harry Potter11
Don't you wish you were a wizard? (this is a rhetorical question)
What house would you be in? And don't just say Gryffindor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harry_Potter
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It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (TV)8
What are your favorite/least favorite characters on the show.
Explore the brilliance of "The Nightman Cometh"
Netflix (scene/clip)
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Lacrosse: The Fastest Growing sport in the U.S.11
How much does the average professional lacrosse player get paid?
Name your favorite lacrosse player and why
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YDEDhvdTOpg
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Life: More than grades and numbers; having fun in school14Do you ever feel beaten down by school?
What is one thing that makes you feel happy?
https://www.google.com/search?q=happiness&client=firefox-a&hs=z1l&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&channel=sb&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ei=G4JOU__nOLTKsATx-YGADQ&ved=0CAgQ_AUoAQ&biw=1342&bih=547#facrc=_&imgdii=_&imgrc=PVtCw6chHu_HVM%253A%3B0R5_r7_186vj7M%3Bhttp%253A%252F%252Fthefablifeproject.com%252Fwp-content%252Fuploads%252F2011%252F05%252Fhappiness-jpg1.jpg%3Bhttp%253A%252F%252Fthefablifeproject.com%252F2011%252F06%252Fhappiness-can%2525E2%252580%252599t-be-bought-but-it-can-be-created-3-ideas-for-building-the-life-you-want%252F%3B800%3B811
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Lord of the Rings11
For those who have read the books, do you think that the movie lives up to the book? Why or why not?
How do you feel about the new hobbit movies ? Do you like it more or less than the original Lord of the Rings Trilogy?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FPxYDGfniM
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Marijuana: Should it be legalized?14Do you think Marijuana should be legalized?
Do you think legalizing marijuana could potentially lead to legalizing other currently illegal recreational drugs?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jzBlpRhZXZk
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Military Service Academies9Why do you want to apply to them?What are you expecting life to be there?I have a paper
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Music Production15
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NBA Draft and March Madness14Did anyone pick UConn to win it all?Who will be the number one pick?
http://www.fastcompany.com/1588196/slam-dunk-financial-impact-march-madness
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Norwegian vs US culture14
Do you think that Norwegian chilren are given to much freedom?
Should prisoners in Norway recieve harsher punishment and worse prisons?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ebqdwQzmSHM
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Parks and Recreation (TV): the recipe for comedic success in television  10What is your favorite character and why?
Do you have a favorite episode or season? And is there even an inappropriate time to start chanting "Jerry's fault" when something goes wrong? no, no theres not.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EkmN5_AulNY
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Quakerism & Religion in Modern Society5
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Sailing7Do you like to sailWhat type of boats do you like to sail
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nDToL593cmU
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Soccer and the fanatic fanbase of the world's most popular sport
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Surfing: Waves, Boards, and Competitions9Whip - name, have you been surfing before?
What brought you to the sport of surfing/why do enjoy it?
Video - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=em9psPJuZkw
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Weirdest Life Experiences9Share your weirdest life experienceShare your funniest story
"You cannot create experience. You must undergo it."
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Wilderness First Aid11What would you do in _______ situation?Have you ever been in a situation in which you had to use wilderness first aid or should have used it?
Doing a demonstration of a splint and a hypothermia victim.
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Winter in Maine12What is your favorite aspect of the Maine winter?Has anyone experienced a winter that was not in Maine?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ElUyogu2JUo
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Second Session (10:06 - 10:34)
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Topic# in Group
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Athletic Success: How to become the best8How do you define success?
Where is the division between playing as a team and being a successful individual?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z2PloBdHeow
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Athletic Success: How to become the best9
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Best Ever: LeBron James or Michael Jordan13
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Black Holes and Deep Space8
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Car Talk7
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Car Talk8
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Chilean culture and foreign perspectives on Latin America4
Do you know anything about any political movements including or similar to the one in Chile in the 1970's?
What Latin American country is most interesting to you and why?
http://vivirlatino.com/2007/04/23/cancer-rates-soar-in-latin-america.php
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Climate Change: Skepticism8How does the media portray climate change?Do you think that this is one of the most pressing problems facing our nation?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w6_7NlHNEv0
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College Athletic Recruitment14
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College Process9
What are your opinions of the college process? Is is daunting/ scary?
Does anyone know about the evolution of the college process? Have your parents ever talked to you about what it was like when they were kids?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y-OLlJUXwKU
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Cooking13Who in the group likes to cook?
Who in the group has worked in a professional kitchen?
http://www.amazon.com/Kitchen-Confidential-Updated-Edition-Adventures/dp/0060899220
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Crafts: Bring your own or make ours12What is your favorite type of craft to do?Why do you like doing crafts?http://www.pinterest.com/all/diy_crafts/
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Dance11At school dances, do you like to actually dance or just to pretend?Is there a unique type of dance that you would like to try someday?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u-pS5WsNZ6c
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Doctor Who: Sci Fi in Pop Culture15
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Dota vs League of Legends8
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Dream vacations & travel14
Is your dream vacation one where you think you would work or relax and take a break?
Where is your dream place to travel and what would you do there? (this could serve as a whip to work on getting everyone to talk)
Image
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Dream vacations & travel14Where is your dream vacation?What is your favorite mode of travel?http://vimeo.com/27244727
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Extraterrestrial Life and Zombies6
Why are you passionate about aliens and/or zombies?
What are the ways that aliens and zombies are depicted in modern culture? (movies, media, books, etc.)
I will share a short video clip or article... I'll find a cool one, promise
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Game of Thrones (novel/TV): the intricacies of fantasy 13Your House/Your favourite House
Favourite character and/or a character you didn't expect to like
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z1Y_qhzxn2c
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Gelato v.s. Ice Cream v.s. Frozen Yogurt11
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Gelato v.s. Ice Cream v.s. Frozen Yogurt11Rank them from best to worstRank them from worst to best
http://cookingequipment.about.com/od/icecreammachines/f/gelatovicecream.htm
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God's Not Dead (movie): Religion in pop culture8
What do you think the role of religion is in everyday culture?
What do you think this movie says about Christianity in today's culture?
http://godsnotdeadthemovie.com/photosvideos --middle Shane Harper Preview Video
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Harry Potter7
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Harry Potter8
Don't you wish you were a wizard? (this is a rhetorical question)
What house would you be in? And don't just say Gryffindor
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harry_Potter
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Hip Hop: the evolution of a music genre15
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House of Cards (TV): Political corruption and morality10
How accurate does the show depict real-life politics?
Is Frank Underwood a good person?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MeOUwpja7wA
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Immigration Policy6
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It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (TV)9
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It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia (TV)9
What are your favorite/least favorite characters on the show.
Explore the brilliance of "The Nightman Cometh"
Netflix (scene/clip)
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Israel: Peace in the Holy Land6
Do you believe these current US backed peace talks will bring any solutions?
What are you feelings on a two-state solution?
"Peace will come when the Arabs will love their children more than they hate us." - Golda Meir
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Life: More than grades and numbers; having fun in school11
when was the last time you played with bubbles?
what is a number?
"When was the last time you had the chance to save the world and someone stopped you because you didn't have high enough SAT scores? Oh right, never." - Madison Hynes
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Male and Female Stereotypes13Why does this happen in America?Is it present in the media?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=paNiEdFTvuA&list=TLC-wuOZLki7Ji8nqaF7IklormlMBYV6TN AND http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gspaoaecNAg
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Marijuana: Should it be legalized?13Do you think Marijuana should be legalized?
Do you think legalizing marijuana could potentially lead to legalizing other currently illegal recreational drugs?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jzBlpRhZXZk
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Michelle Obama's Food Plan3
Is Michelle Obama's food plan doing more harm than good?
Do you think that this could spark massive protests?
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/01/07/healthy-school-lunch-amer_n_2426397.html
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NBA Draft and March Madness8Did anyone pick UConn to win it all?Who will be the number one pick?
http://www.fastcompany.com/1588196/slam-dunk-financial-impact-march-madness
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NBA Draft and March Madness7
Should college players have to play 2 years in college before going to the NBA?
Do you like the NBA Lottery and how it works?
http://nba.si.com/2014/02/14/nba-higher-age-limit-adam-silver/
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Parks and Recreation (TV): the recipe for comedic success in television  11What is your favorite character and why?
Do you have a favorite episode or season? And is there even an inappropriate time to start chanting "Jerry's fault" when something goes wrong? no, no theres not.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EkmN5_AulNY
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Scientific Discovery and Technology15What is the most amazing advance in technology or science in the past 10 to 15 years in your view?What is the most important scientific discovery in the past few years in your view?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ws6AAhTw7RA
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Soccer and the fanatic fanbase of the world's most popular sport
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United States Foreign Policy8Do you approve of current US foreign policy?
How is Russia's invasion of Crimea a crime against the world's sovereignty laws?
http://www.fpa.org, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sovereign_state
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Weather: Storms and Forecasting8What types of thunderstorms are there?How do forecasters get their data?
http://vortex.accuweather.com/adc2004/pub/includes/columns/margusity/2011/1284x842_01031707_tstormscale.png
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Weirdest Life Experiences9Share your weirdest life experienceShare your funniest story
"You cannot create experience. You must undergo it."
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Weirdest Life Experiences9What is everyone's weirdest life experience?Have any of your friends or family experienced something strange?http://www.davidmcelroy.org/?p=19511
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