So from a strategic standpoint, is it a good idea to date undergraduate students not in my class? A better question is why undergraduates would want to date TAs.
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“I wasn’t going to make any moves while she was actually in the class ““ they have rules about those kinds of things.” Michelle and Cedric have been dating for two and a half years now and plan to stay together. have some fundamental rights to choose who they love.” Abramson’s view is quite romantic. I’m single, vulnerable and value my job and academic/professional reputation. It states that faculty and TAs are forbidden from engaging in romantic relations not only with students who we have, but “any student who (we) should reasonably expect to have in the future.” I never thought it would help to have low expectations when dating, but for the sake of keeping my personal dating pool deep, that’s how I’d roll.
Intimate relationships between faculty and students are not uncommon, as is outlined in UCLA psychology Professor Paul Abramson’s new book, “Romance in the Ivory Tower: The Rights and Liberty of Conscience.” “(Romantic relationships) are much more likely to occur between a TA and an undergraduate,” said Abramson, who has been critical of policies governing student-faculty romance. One reason why these prohibitions exist is to diminish the possibility of favoritism. This is the most legitimate reason (to have such policies),” Abramson said. If somebody I had a relationship with shows up in the section I grade or teach, then hey, I didn’t “reasonably expect” that.
Unlike in many relationships, however, Cedric was her teaching assistant at the time. The real world is scary ““ you really don’t meet many normal, datable people in bars and clubs in Los Angeles.
“I thought she was cute, she seemed nice and she did well in the class, so I knew she had a brain,” Cedric said. The beauty and travesty of the UC policy governing consensual relationships is in its vagueness.
There are entire genres of pornography based on these dynamics ““ or so I’ve heard. We graduate students barely have any real authority, chances are we’re broke, and we probably don’t have much free time. So unless nerdiness, isolation and ramen turn you on, there are more fertile pastures out there.