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Benjamin J. Peters ’11

Q: How do you view the sex life of MIT students?

A: I’m pretty satisfied with it.

Q: Have you ever had a crush on a TA? In which class?

A: Oh yeah. The TA I had in 18.02 and some of my HASS TAs.

Q: What do you think is the general relationship style at MIT? Are people swingers or couples?

A: Probably the more serious side of dating.

Elizabeth B. Perley ’10

Q: How do you view the sex life of MIT students?

A: MIT is a lot of work, but I feel like people still find time for sex.

Q: Have you ever had a crush on a TA? In which class?

A: I can’t say anything — but yes.

Q: What do you think is the general relationship style at MIT? Are people swingers or couples?

A: Monogamy I think.

Anonymous

Q: How do you view the sex life of MIT students?

A: I wouldn’t know.

Q: Have you ever had a crush on a TA? In which class?

A: 5.111

Q: What do you think is the general relationship style at MIT? Are people swingers or couples?

A: Polygamy.

Giulia M. Dula ’11

Q: What qualities do you look for in a sexual partner?

A: He can’t be an asshole.

Q: What has your sexual experience at MIT been like so far?

A: I can’t really say. I’m dating someone in Virgina. We met my sophomore summer. We had everything in common and it was like a total whirlwind.

Q: How has that been? Do you ever want to date someone at MIT, instead?

A: No. I kind of like the distance, because while I’m freaking out at school all the time I have the space.

Anonymous

Q: What qualities do you look for in a sexual partner?

A: They have to be understanding.

Q: How do you view the sex life of MIT students?

A: It’s pretty busy here, but if they really want to find time, they definitely can.

Q: What do you think is the general relationship style at MIT? Are people swingers or couples?

A: Dating.

Q: Where did you first meet your boyfriend?

A: We lived in the same dorm the first year, now we live in different dorms. We became official just recently.

Anonymous

Q: How do you view the sex life of MIT students?

A: I like it. The girls at MIT are really nice.

Q: What do you like about them the most?

A: It’s good that they are smart. It helps that we are all going through the same stuff.

Q: Have you ever had a crush on a TA? In which class?

A: Two votes for 7.012.

Barry D. Bannon ’10

Q: Have you ever had a crush on a TA? In which class?

A: Almost definitely course 7. They have the hottest TAs.

Q: What do you look for in a sexual partner?

A: I like girls with personality. MIT has plenty of those. Boring girls just don’t cut it.

Q: How do you view the sex life of MIT students?

A: There are definitely parts of West Campus that I think are asexual. Like entire floors. I’m from Bexley though, so that’s not the case.

Kathy Tran ’13

Q: How do you view the sex life of MIT students?

A: It could be better. I think guys should stop walking around saying that MIT girls lower their standards. If they want Wellesley girls they should just stay there.

Q: What do you look for in a sexual partner?

A: Confidence, helpful, hygiene.

Q: Which TAs are the hottest?

A: Course 5 TAs.

Q: What do you think is the difference between west campus and east campus sex life?

A: East campus is probably more open about it.

Amelia B. Carver ’13

Q: What has been you general experience at MIT regarding sex?

A: You have to be careful because if you don’t watch what you’re doing you can end up like Bilbo: like butter scraped over bread.

Q: Have you ever had a crush on a TA? In which class?

A: I kind of have a crush on my math professor but he’s married, so I’m not going to go there.

Q: What do you think is the difference between west campus and east campus sex life?

A: I’m sure they have their fun, but just not as much fun as east campus. I love Senior House. I would say it’s the best dorm regarding sex.

Q: What kind of person do you look for as a sexual partner?

A: I’ve spent the past few years trying to figure out what my type was and I still have no idea.

Q: Does MIT’s sex life have better qualities than the “real world”?

A: Well the normal world is full of stupid people, so I mean, yeah.

Anonymous

Q: How do you view the sex life of MIT students?

A: MIT is a lot of work but I still try to make time. I definitely go on the weekends to parties. I’m Mexican, so I’m more into Mexican girls. I live in Spanish House, so it all works out. They come to me.

Q: Which TAs are the hottest?

A: MIT TAs are really hot. During Interphase, the humanities TAs were pretty attractive.

Q: What do you think is the difference between west campus and east campus sex life?

A: West campus and east campus are the same. East campus is just a little more vocal about it.

Andrea (French Third Year Exchange Student)

Q: How do you view the sex life of MIT students?

A: None. I’ve got a girlfriend back in France, we’ve been going out for a year now. I’ve got a few friends here who are more around the bend, so that’s what I hear about MIT.

Q: Tell us something about your girlfriend. What qualities do you like the most about her?

A: I’ve liked everything about her.

Justin J. Cullen ’12

Q: How do you view the sex life of MIT students?

A: Everyone is pretty open in general so it’s fairly good.

Q: What do you like about girls at MIT? Or do you prefer Harvard or Wellesley or BU girls?

A: It’s hard to generalize which girls I like more. They are all so different.

Q: What qualities do you look for in a sexual partner?

A: A sense of humor is necessary. You really need to be able to take a joke. Looks are pretty important too.

Q: What do you think is the difference between campus and fraternity sex life?

A: I guess on campus there are more relationship types and at frats there are more random hookups.

Q: Have you ever had a crush on a TA? In which class?

A: I don’t go to class often enough. Probably not course 18.

The Tech interviewed students in Lobby 7 on Monday, October 26. Photography by Andrea Robles.