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The Changing Tradition of Tattoo Culture

The Changing Tradition of Tattoo Culture

  For the first period of my life, getting tattoos was something that a large majority of my close friends were doing and seeing ink on people was more common than not.  Tattoos are something that stay on your body forever, and comparing the number of students who will one day be parents and adults versus the number of adults […]

by Katherine Weber· · Features ·
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Laurier professors connect tattoos and impulsivity

Two Wilfrid Laurier University professors recently conducted a study which concluded that tattoos are linked to impulsivity. Dr. Anne Wilson, a psychology professor, and Dr. Bradley Ruffle, an economist, conducted their interdispinary study to find out more about the phenomena of tattoos. The study began with Ruffle returning from years in Israel and noticing the number of visible tattoos compared […]

by Nathalie Bouchard· · News ·