The Shield

STD rates high near campus

Gabi Wy, News Editor

February 10, 2016

Wally Paynter said if someone thinks talking about sexual history is too awkward, they probably shouldn’t be having sex. “It’s just part of the conversation before you get sexually active,” the president of the Tri-State Alliance said. “People need to slow down a little bit and know who thei...

Regarding sexytime

Ellen Cooper, Staff Writer

February 7, 2016

Sex. It’s a part of our lives for the good and bad. Recounting sexual exploits is a college tradition. But when you assess the ass you got, what are you really judging? Size? Duration? Intimacy? Looking back on all of my sexual encounters, the ones I have the best memories of all have one thing...

Health center offers sexual health services

Paola Marizan

February 10, 2014

Alex Abrams knows he doesn’t have Chlamydia thanks to the services offered to him by the University Health Center. Abrams, a sophomore, had a test done six months ago at the health center, located in lower level of the Health Professions building on campus. He said he felt comfortable going. "It’s...

It just said ‘sex’: the real story of what happened to the newspapers

Jake Bethel

February 27, 2013

Apparently, a recent issue of The Shield riled up some strong emotion around campus. Someone flipped all of the papers over in the Business and Engineering Center and took all of the papers out of the newsstands in the Liberal Arts Center (LA). The issue in question had the word "sex" in giant letters...

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