and all the single ladies go wild and (obediently) put their hands up? Up till him, I had been the resolutely single girl friend, the one with all the flings, the one night stands and the all-nighters.
Except I shouldn’t, not anymore, because for over a year now I’ve been in a relationship. So why do I still stand up to be recognised in Queen Bey’s census of unattached females? I’m 28 on the home stretch to 30 and my boyfriend of the last year is, realistically, my first in over a decade.
This was the version of myself I had committed to, and the version my friends had grown accustomed to.
The vice-chancellor's comments mock the existence of a supposed meritocracy within our higher education system and cheapen the issue by making it about his university's bottom line.
Women, in particular, appear to be more focused on pragmatic qualities in prospective partners.
The influence of individualist values and the changing cultural norms pertaining to dating and familial roles are discussed.
Policymakers tend to favor qualitative research approaches that are losing popularity in the academy.
Nearly 66 percent believe that "area studies" are "very useful" to policymakers, with similar percentages saying the same about "contemporary case studies" (60 percent), "policy analysis" (53 percent), and "historical case studies" (54 percent).