What Every College-Aged Woman Needs to Know

Posted on 2 CommentsPosted in Student Culture, Trends & Issues

[Adapted with permission from Northfield Publishing from chapter ten of Girls Uncovered: New Research on What America’s Sexual Culture does to Young Women (Northfield Publishing, 2012) by Joe McIlhaney, Jr., MD, and Freda McKissic Bush, MD with Stan Guthrie. Dr. McIlhaney and Dr. Bush are board-certified obstetrician/gynecologists with daughters of their own.] When it comes […]

Andrew Marin || Answering the Hard Questions About Sexual Identity

Posted on 4 CommentsPosted in Student Culture, Trends & Issues

Here are some reflections on our second campus session with Andrew Marin, as a part of our Sex & the Soul week of programming. The focus: Answering the Hard Questions About Sexual Identity. Andrew started the session by identifying 6 ‘culture-war’ questions (these are the questions that he hears most often in his work): Are […]

Sex and the Soul: An Interview with Author Donna Freitas

Posted on 7 CommentsPosted in Blogathons, Student Culture, Trends & Issues

I have a confession to make… the catchy title of the Sex & the Soul blogathon is NOT an original creation of mine.  I ‘borrowed it’ from someone I met a few years ago. Donna Freitas, author of Sex & the Soul: Juggling Sexuality, Spirituality, Romance, and Religion on America’s College Campuses, came to our […]

How SEXy is your College Ministry?

Posted on 2 CommentsPosted in Student Culture, Trends & Issues

Updated 2/14/12 I’m not sure what exactly you were expecting to find here… but I’m glad you made it! Statistics tell us that college students are inundated with sexually explicit images, media items, thoughts, experiences and addictions. I’m convinced that sexually related vices are one of the biggest stumbling blocks to college students experiencing a […]