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You might get lucky, you might not.” With all this in mind, CSULB’s University Student Union Program Council will be holding its third speed dating night April 15 in the USU Ballrooms from 7 p.m. Each couple has a three-minute date and when time is up, the male students rotate.
Simone Silva, a senior film major and program council assistant, said she thinks that speed dating has become popular at CSULB, making it an efficient way for busy students to start a relationship.
“It’s good if you have nothing else to do because it’s fun,” Garcia said, “but you really don’t have enough time to really talk to the other person.” Snacks and refreshments will be served at the event during a Power Point presentation to educate the students on what and what not to ask during the three-minute date.
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“I’m going because my roommate is going,” said Lisa Tomita, an undeclared freshman.
“It’s also a good way to meet people [on campus] because people here, for the most part, go to school and then go home. I’m just looking for friends, it’s not like I’m trying to get married.” Others also seem open to the idea but, again, are somewhat hesitant.
What a great way to unwind after a long work week..kick off a night on the town!You'll meet other people in your age and interest group through a series of face-to-face six minute "pre-dates" in a private area at a local upscale restaurant/bar. Augustine, FL April 12: Detroit, MI April 12: Fort Lauderdale, FL April 12: Tampa Bay, FL April 15: Southern New Jersey, NJ April 15: Milwaukee, WI April 16: Jacksonville/St.Augustine, FL April 16: Hudson Valley, NY - view all speed dating events - "Hi Pre Dating: Myself and Theresa (pictured) were the first couple to chat at a Honolulu Pre Dating event (venue All-Star Hawaii) in March of last year.In the long run it won’t work.” Tuan Do, a senior finance major, also shares Asher’s views.“It might be awkward,” Do said, “but I think it’s the same process as going to a club … “Students love the event,” said Tristan Wynn, a junior journalism major and Program Council assistant. And it isn’t just for dating, it’s an opportunity to meet people you would have never met.” During the event, female students sit on the inside of a round table while the male students sit on the outside.
In the busy world of college — where students rely on instant coffee, fast food and instant messaging — many seem to have less and less time to go on actual dates, and instead turn to the world of speed dating.