Sexual and Relationship Respect Committee develops interactive consent training workshops

By NORA PEACHIN

November 14, 2019

Middlebury is the only school in the NESCAC that does not include a non-online mandatory consent training program in its first year orientation. Elissa Asch ’22.5, head of the SGA Sexual Respect and Relationship Committee (SRR), is changing that.

15 ways to ask someone if they want to have sex

15 ways to ask someone if they want to have sex

By SEX PANTHER

September 26, 2019

After another weekend of watching students navigate the murky waters of hook-up culture, I’ve decided that it is about time to talk about asking for consent.

‘The Consent Project’ Workshops Encourage Honest Dialogue About Intimacy and Sex Dialogue About Intimacy

‘The Consent Project’ Workshops Encourage Honest Dialogue About Intimacy and Sex Dialogue About Intimacy

By Esme Valette

March 9, 2016

What is consent? Does consent have to be verbal, or can it be reached through body language? Am I supposed to get my boyfriend/girlfriend’s consent each time before having sex with him/her? What makes for good sex? Why don’t we talk about sex more as a community? These were some of the questions...

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