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Safe sex aids in preventing STDs

Safe sex aids in preventing STDs

Tassy Payne, Staff Reporter

November 27, 2015

Six boxes of Little Caesar’s Hot and Ready Pizza and Kroger’s ice tea fed the physical hunger while a discussion about safe sex fulfilled students’ sexual hunger. IU Southeast’s Gay-Straight Alliance and sociology club sponsored their first safe sex panel Tuesday, Nov. 17. The clubs invit...

Reproductive resources

Reproductive resources

Tassy Payne, Staff Reporter

November 27, 2015

Hormones rage. Bodies heat up and then succumb, causing the nerve endings to quiver in anticipation of more pleasure. However, the urge to acquire this momentary gratification could result in life-changing consequences. Soon, the "I’m pregnant" texts start rolling in, and pop goes the scenario...

Experts answer students’ sex questions

Alphonzo Bridgeman

March 31, 2014

In the 1999 classic movie “American Pie,” the main character, Jim Levenstein, was an awkward, confused and clumsy teenage boy whose father sat down with him to have “the talk.”Levenstein was horrified as his father showed him various pornographic magazines in an attempt to explain the female...

How to survive casual sexcapades

IUS Horizon

February 24, 2013

We are all adults here, right? So we can talk about “adult topics” without someone in the corner chuckling when I use the words penis or vagina. So let’s talk about sex, baby. As college students, we should talk about sex more and not avoid it like some taboo subject. For the most part, we all are having sex. Of course there are still those few virgins in...

Sex and the brain; the psychology of sex

IUS Horizon

February 24, 2013

There was more than just love in the air this Valentine’s Day, there was also knowledge and laughter. Meghan Kahn, assistant professor of psychology, presented her fourth annual Sex and the Brain talk Feb. 14. The event provided a look at the psychological and biological factors that play a role...

Roles of sex outdated

IUS Horizon

February 3, 2013

Assigned gender should not determine career and domestic roles It seems in today’s society we put a lot of emphasis on gender and the roles we are supposed to have as men and women. Why should the gender given at birth be the determinant in what a person is going to do with the rest of their li...