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Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

Georgetown University’s Newspaper of Record since 1920

The Hoya

Sex Issue 2017

Sex Issue 2017

By Guide Editor October 13, 2017

What Does Sex Positivity Mean to You? Sex Education and the Transition to College Students May Not Be Hooked On Hookup Culture Debunking Common College Sex Myths The Truth Behind Sexually...


Students May Not Be Hooked on Hookup Culture

By Kathryn Baker and Max Crispin October 13, 2017

The start of college is an exhilarating time. Students enter their freshman year expecting to be challenged academically, to establish meaningful friendships and to develop the skills necessary for the...

KARNA: The Reign of Hookup Culture

By Caitlin Karna February 10, 2017

The college microcosm has seen the idea of sex, and the larger picture of romance in today’s society develop dramatically over the last decade. These changes have evolved into the young adult world...

Sex Sells Georgetown Short

By Summer Lyle-Holmes February 26, 2016

It is in the wind here at Georgetown, carried in every puff of hurried breath laced with 5 gum, Marlboro or coffee mixed with last night’s Burnett’s. Connotations, insinuations and expectations pour...



By Sara Carioscia and Sara Carioscia January 13, 2016

If you have WiFi in that rock you've been living under for the last few weeks, you've probably seen this hashtag trending on Twitter: #WasteHisTime2016. Basically girls (and probably guys because, equality)...

Judgment Abounds Among the Hookup Crowd

By Anastasia Taber September 2, 2011

Last year, I wrote about how dating culture has been replaced by hookup culture, and if my views have changed since then, it is only because they have further solidified. My goal for my column this year...

Co-eds Conforming to Hookup Culture’s Codes

By Stacy Taber April 8, 2011

The cherry blossoms have arrived and so has my last column. Last column, we discovered that dating culture has never had a "standard" — it is a constantly morphing process as the power dynamic between...

The Question of Cohabitation

By Chris Mooney April 1, 2011

Last Friday's dating column in The Guide had an article, "Why We're Making Out, Not Going Out," that ended with this line: "It is not a question of whether you will participate in the hookup culture, but...

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