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Some myths and facts of sex in university

September 04, 2015

Myth If you’re not putting a penis in a vagina, you don’t need to use a condom. Fact You can catch STIs from all different types of activities. There are a lot of great ways to protect yourself during oral,… Continue Reading

That three-letter word: V-Day fun

February 14, 2014

My mother wasn’t impressed when I told her I’d landed myself a sex column. “Why sex?” she asked. “Why not something nice, like relationships?” We all know relationships aren’t always nice, but in honour of Valentine’s Day, I should say… Continue Reading

That three-letter word: Keeping it courteous

January 24, 2014

  If you’re not used to sharing a space with people you’re not related to, the transition can be difficult. I’ve never seen so many bottles in a shower, or so many mugs in a cabinet. But it’s fun. The… Continue Reading

That three-letter word: flying solo

January 17, 2014

  Alright. I’ve been staring at a blank document for far too long now. It’s time to talk about an often maligned sexual subject: masturbation. This won’t be a how-to; most of you know what to do, and if you… Continue Reading

It starts with ‘p’ and ends in ‘ography’

November 15, 2013

Your friends watch it. Your brother watches it. Your sister probably watches it, too. That bro who sits in front of you in lecture? He definitely watches it. No, I’m not talking about Duck Dynasty (those beards are mystifying, though)…. Continue Reading

The pill, for men?

November 14, 2013

Let’s just get it out there: a lot of sex happens at university. We have casual dating, we have a few too many drinks at parties, it happens. There’s a reason we have a sex column in the Gazette. It… Continue Reading

That three letter word: The sex inside your head

November 01, 2013

Sweeping generalization: most people think about sex at least some of the time. (Those half-a-dozen people in front of you in line for coffee? Pretty sure at least one of them has sex on the brain.) If and when people… Continue Reading

That three-letter word: Fixating on fetishes

October 11, 2013

Fetishes and fixations are objects or situations that a person finds extremely arousing. Ranging from feet and shoes to leather and latex, fetishes of all degrees are quite common. Just to get your toes in the water, here’s a quick… Continue Reading

Savage Love! Live!

October 11, 2013

Dan Savage is not one to blush when speaking about ejaculate before a crowd of 200. Rather, he carries on in the same direct way that makes his writing so poignant and informative. He is a man committed to change… Continue Reading

That three-letter word: The basics of bondage

October 04, 2013

If you’re unfamiliar with the term, bondage refers to the practice of restraining someone or being restrained for sexual gratification. The means vary, but the end remains the same: dominating or being dominated by your partner. This is an activity… Continue Reading

That three-letter word: What can sex do for you?

September 27, 2013

It’s generally understood that people like sex (if you don’t, that’s cool, too). Far from just being awesome in and of itself, getting busy could also have several benefits you might not know about. Aside from dishevelled and sweaty, sex… Continue Reading

Quick guide to safe sex and consent

September 03, 2013

  When it comes to sex, protection and consent are the most important elements to ensure all parties involved are having a good time. Here are some do’s and don’ts to make sure that happens. DO be attentive to your… Continue Reading

Election candidate speaks candidly

April 01, 2013

Let’s talk about sexism… Continue Reading