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Singledom, hookups and long-term love at Macalester
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Singledom, hookups and long-term love at Macalester

By Olivia Wolf As single seniors about to graduate, my housemate and I were curious about the dating experiences of our peers at Mac. We posted a “Dating Culture at Mac” survey to Facebook, and received 150 responses, mostly from class pages. We found that most students have been asked out zero times since coming…

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First (Year) Impressions: The turkey drop and fledgling fall flings

College relationships are weird. In a way, Macalester is like an educational commune—we all learn, eat, talk and occasionally sleep together. With such close proximity, it’s inevitable that relationships form. But some first years come to campus already in a relationship. Maya Shenoy ’20, has been with her boyfriend since the beginning of her sophomore…

Opinion

If so inKlined: A First-year’s distaste for long-distance

With all of our advancements in technology and social media, it seems as though long distance relationships should be easier than ever. Instead of having to write long and involved love letters or spend the extra cents to call your significant other long-distance, all you have to do is send a cute Snapchat or text…