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We need to discuss abusive relationships

We need to discuss abusive relationships

Anonymous, Staff Writer

December 13, 2018


Filed under Campus Life, Culture, Life

As a campus, we’ve opened up a dialogue around more sensitive topics like rape culture. Students aren’t afraid to address hard-hitting issues around sex and relationships. However, there is an astonishing lack of dialogue around the reality of abusive relationships. Valentina Czochanski Domestic v...

Prime Time Cats – Old Enough?

Prime Time Cats – Old Enough?

Corey Dew and Kim Henry, Multimedia Reporters

October 1, 2018


Filed under Multimedia, Podcasts

Ok, we see you Drake, don't think we ain't watching! This week join Corey and Kim on Prime Time Cats to discuss age gaps in relationships-- both romantic and platonic. In the span of a week Drake was revealed to have not one, but two close friendships with teenage girls, and if cats had eyebrows, ...

Third time’s the charm: what I have learned

November 9, 2016


Filed under Life

I recently had sex with a new partner. This new rendezvous bumped the number of guys I have slept with up from two. My “number” is now three. I have had sex with three different people. I thought about this for a bit. At first I felt pretty bad about it. Of everyone I have shared my body with,...

The importance of sibling relationships

The importance of sibling relationships

Eva Bartels

October 6, 2016


Filed under Life

One of the first things I like to find out when getting to know someone is the relationship they have with their siblings. There are obvious products of relationships with siblings, like someone’s selflessness or reactions to conflict. It basically forms everyone’s baseline social abilitie...

Facebook has created a tool that allows users to ignore their exes

Camilla Broccolo

December 8, 2015


Filed under Campus Life, Life

Seeing your old flame on social media can be one of the worst aspects of a breakup, or as this generation calls it, the end of a “committed” hookup, whatever you want to call it, as long as no one caves in and calls it a “relationship.” To solve this, Facebook has released a new feature that allows y...

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