Research + News | Topic: Relationships
Nov 3, 2016
Let’s Kiss Dating Hello
A sociologist reveals her research about ‘ring by spring’ culture on a Christian college campus for Christianity Today. Read the article here.
Sep 9, 2016
Seven Surprising Facts About College Students
These statistics offered from Tim Elmore might be helpful to pass along to a freshman, just entering the world away from home. Read the blog post here.
Aug 31, 2016
Goodbyes of Summer: As Teens Leave for College, Families Feel Jumble of Emotions
When Victoria Dawson flew last week from Washington, D.C., to Boulder, Colo., to drop off her daughter Ellie for her freshman year of college, she and Ellie’s father saw it as a chance for some final quality time together. Read the full article here.
Jun 1, 2016
Websites Connect College Students With ‘Sugar Daddies’ Willing To Pay The Bills
Some students say it allows them to get education without the crushing debt, critics say the arrangements smack of prostitution and could be unsafe, others argue that it takes advantage of women in vulnerable situations.
Read the article here.
Feb 26, 2016
The infographics throughout this article highlight generational differences in areas of marriage, college, and finances.
Read the article here.
Nov 12, 2015
The Sex Lives of College Students: Heirs To The Sexual Revolution
Feminists and frat boys, asexuals, groupies, and that quiet kid who sits in the front row. A weeklong survey of what it means to be young and in lust (or asexual or aromantic) in 2015.
Read the full story here.
Nov 4, 2015
Why Aren’t Millennials Having Sex Anymore?
The number of college students claiming they’ve never had sex is nearly 40 percent. Only five years ago, a 25-year, “exhaustive” study found that college students who say they’re virgins made up only 13 percent. What has changed? Read the take from Relevant Magazine here.
Sep 3, 2015
Tinder and the Dawn of the “Dating Apocalypse”
As romance gets swiped from the screen, some twentysomethings aren’t liking what they see. Read the article here.
Apr 28, 2015
Helping Seniors Transition
Tony Akers blogs for Youth Specialties about some ways his church helps seniors transition well.
Read his post here.
Jan 27, 2015
How College Students Connect (or Don’t) with Brands
Peer opinion influences college students’ purchases more than advertising. Read the article here.