First things first: A student must be 18 years old to legally be able to consent to a relationship with an adult.
Beyond that, some schools have specific rules about what to do if a student and a professor want to pursue a romantic relationship.
But soon after, the conversations got more personal.
“I would then ask questions about his life and what he wanted to do after school, what the tattoo on his wrist meant, etc.,” she says.
But, if you play your cards right during the semester, you can get your professor interested, learn a little more about him or her, and start a relationship with an educated professional.
I glanced around my surroundings and noticed the room consisted of about 45 people.
But when the award and his money to hire an assistant fell through, so did his and Avery’s flirtation.
Although Avery and her TA’s relationship never developed into anything physical or seriously emotional, what if it had?
“He was nice to me even though I think he knew I was flirting.
I think he liked the attention.” Eventually, the TA asked her if she would write a recommendation letter for an award he was applying to, and if she wanted to be his assistant over the summer for his research.