Tagged Sex

How to lose your virginity in university

By Lady Marmalade, September 6 2016 — While the campus eagerly awaits September’s onslaught of new life, there is always a growing anxiety around the amount of “firsts” that will take place as the fresh faces embark on their university experience. For some, it’s the first all-nighter, first car and first time on your own…

Frosh 2016: Vices, if you’re going to do it anyway…

By Sara Albright — Like most students, I like to pretend that I wake up at the crack of dawn to meditate and drink green tea. In reality, I’m more likely to stumble into my first lecture chugging an espresso. Hey, none of us are perfect. If you’re looking to indulge, we’ve got your back….

Let’s talk about Sex Week, baby

By Lianelle Barraza, January 26 2016 — Got sex on your mind? Start February off by checking out Sex Week, which offers five days of workshops, events and movie screenings on sex and gender-related issues from Feb. 1–5. Sex Week is a collaboration between the Students’ Union, Q Centre, Wellness Centre, Women’s Resource Centre and…

How to plan for a stress-free orgy

By Rik Weatherby, October 20, 2015 — I went to see the Canadian comedy How to Plan an Orgy in a Small Town when it was screened at this year’s Calgary International Film Festival. The movie opens with the typical dorky girl as she’s being humiliated at a house party. All she wants to do is…

Students’ Union’s annual Sex Week educates campus on sexual health

By Hayden McBennett, February 5 2015 — Sex Week pitched its tent this week, and you’re all invited.  The Students’ Union hosts Sex Week every year to educate students about safe and pleasurable sexual conduct. This year, the SU joined forces with the Wellness Centre, the Women’s Resource Centre and the Q Centre to plan…

Talk about sex with your friends

Newspapers are often full of stories about morbid or intrusive subjects. TV doesn’t shy away from blood and gore. But sex, which is a bigger part of our lives than sensationalist foreign affairs, remains a taboo subject. Sex Week exists to change that. The event is put on every year by the Students’ Union, the…

Sugar baby sex work none of your business

By Hayden McBennett, February 5 2015 — The website seekingarrangements.com is giving traditional sex work a new look. The website has over three million members, aiming to bring together “sugar babies” with “sugar daddies” or “sugar mommas.” The University of Calgary is 15th on the Huffington Post’s list of Canada’s biggest sugar-daddy schools, with over…

Sex week hits the wrong notes

By Kate Jacobson, February 5 2015 — Sex week is hard to miss. Someone in a penis costume is wandering around MacHall. There’s a list of workshops, ranging from Emotional Connection in Intimate Relationships to BDSM 201. At the Sex Week Carnival, you can try your hand at carnival games like hit-the-clit or a dildo…

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