The Tulane Hullabaloo

In praise of candid sex podcasts

Cecilia Hammond | Senior Staff Artist

Sarah Gralnek, Contributing Writer

February 5, 2020

In only an hour and 53 minutes, a listener can learn about the abortion bans in Georgia, how to tease your way into a date on dating apps, and the overconfidence of men gaslighting women in relationships.    Podcasts, especially sex and relationship podcasts such as Call Her Daddy, Guys ...

Off the cuff: Students reflect on cuffing season at Tulane

Off the cuff: Students reflect on cuffing season at Tulane

Alex Calloway, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2018

As the winter months approach and the festive lattes brew, Tulane students are already preparing for the most polarizing time of year: cuffing season. Loved by some, deplored by others, cuffing season is the period of the semester where happily-single individuals suddenly find themselves longing for...

Students should reflect on consequences of hook-up culture

Students should reflect on consequences of hook-up culture

Matt Saletta, Views Section Editor

September 27, 2018

Hookup culture has come to dominate American college campuses, and even casual forms of traditional dating have largely been displaced. As a society, we have shifted away from a marriage-oriented culture toward a culture which delays emotional intimacy in favor of physical exploration. Many of us are aware of the benefits of modern romantic culture. We are no lon...

Saving serious relationships until after college benefits students

Saving serious relationships until after college benefits students

Jordan Hall, Views Section Editor

September 26, 2018

Would you marry someone you met in college? Many of us would probably say no. Our parents, however, likely would have said yes. In fact, many of them probably did marry a college sweetheart.Millennials are moving away from this dating norm. We are more and more likely to wait to get involved in seriou...

Airing of Grievances: ‘Tis the Season to be Cuffing

cuffing

December 7, 2017

Dear Cuffing Season, As the temperature drops from a temperate 70 to a chilly 65, girls are digging out their sweaters, guys are wearing flannels and people are pairing up. If you were to make a graph of temperature versus the desire to "cuff," as they say, it would just be a diagonal line. I can...

Looking for Love

dating survey

Jordan Figueredo and Brandi Doyal

February 16, 2017

The prevalence of dating apps and hookup culture is a different landscape from the dating experiences of previous generations, but many students are still seeking serious and long-term relationships. On college campuses around the country, students are swiping right, going out and hooking up. In a...