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T-Pain comes to campus to ‘bayou’ a ‘drank’

T-Pain comes to campus to ‘bayou’ a ‘drank’

Cam Lutz, Staff Reporter
April 13, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Campus Life, Music, Showcase

Ten years after the release of his chart-topping single, "Buy U a Drank," T-Pain made an appearance in New Orleans. Tulane University Campus Programming was hard-pressed to match its fall 2016 concert pick, Kehlani and opener Daya, but the organization did not fail to bring in a big name for this year's...

Civic Theater presents Comedy Central’s newest class of clowns

Civic Theater presents Comedy Central’s newest class of clowns

Tyler Mead, Senior Staff Writer
April 13, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Movies & TV

"The Comedy Central Half Hour" records 13 brand-new half-hour long stand up specials at The Civic Theater for a bright new batch of comedians. All of the comics have made appearances on television, TED Talks and the web, but "The Half Hour" is a chance to show America what they bring to the table. The ...

Aimee Mann’s album ‘Mental Illness’ offers somber serenades

Tyler Mead, Senior Staff Reporter
April 10, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Archives, Music

Aimee Mann's latest album, "Mental Illness," is a beautifully sensible addition to her whopping nine-album discography.Mann knows her sound and style and knows she doesn't need to change things up or reinvent the wheel with her latest work. Long-time fans know her strength lies in her talents as...

Queue: Best of British

Tyler Mead, Senior Staff Reporter
April 9, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Movies & TV

Despite the current golden era of television, it's nice to take a departure from our country's programming. A peek across the pond reveals a rich comedy culture in the United Kingdom, and provides a convenient Brexit, from the usual American hits.The Great British Baking Show: 5/5PBS insists on calli...

Radiohead dazzles, enchants in sold-out performance

Matthew Philips, Staff Reporter
April 7, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Music

One would be hard-pressed to find many bands over 30 years deep into their careers that still contain every original member. Such a feat entails musical chemistry unparalleled by most bands of 'legendary' proportions, but Radiohead is no ordinary modern rock legend.The five-part band returned to...

Class Act: Offbeat courses to take at Tulane

Class Act: Offbeat courses to take at Tulane

Fiona Grathwohl, Staff Reporter
April 6, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Campus Life

While busy with core and major requirement classes, students aren't always aware of the unique learning opportunities offered here at Tulane. From letting loose during a jazz class to exploring the Grand Canyon, there are tons of unique course opportunities to consider when choosing classes.Freshman...

Airing of Grievances: Shirts vs. Skins and Spikeball

Airing of Grievances: Shirts vs. Skins and Spikeball

April 6, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Archives, Campus Life

Dear ripped guy playing Spikeball on the quad,Look, I know our kinds never got along well. I was the chubby kid in middle school who got picked last for kickball, and you were the guy doing the picking. That doesn't mean we have to fight now. I just have a very simple request: Please put your shirt...

New Orleans drinking culture influences fake ID usage, risks

New Orleans drinking culture influences fake ID usage, risks

Taylor DeMulling, Arcade Editor
April 6, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Campus Life

In a city known for lax liquor laws, a rowdy bar scene and Bourbon Street and at a school known for topping "best party school lists" by trustworthy authorities like Total Frat Move, Princeton Review and Niche year after year, it does not take much to drum up a mental image of nightlife at Tulane. ...

#WaveCrushWednesday: Jennifer Heil

#WaveCrushWednesday: Jennifer Heil

Parker Greenwood, Arcade Associate Editor
April 5, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Campus Life

This week's #WaveCrushWednesday is Jennifer Heil, a professor in Tulane's English department. She is originally from Metairie and was a grad student at Tulane in 2004. She moved back to New Orleans in 2013, after leaving as a result of Hurricane Katrina. She became an adjunct professor in the spring...

FULLABALOO: Arcade changes name to Arts and Entertainment for obvious reasons

Sam Ergina, Arcade Editor
April 1, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Campus Life, Humor

After a 38-year trial run, The Arcade has officially announced it will change its name back to Arts and Entertainment. It was determined that Arcade does not, in fact, make people think of arts and entertainment. The worn-out name's legacy is one ranging from indifference to confusion.When The Hullabaloo...

FULLABALOO: Yelp! Review: Local bars offer unique nightlife experiences

Cadence Neenan, Senior Staff Alcoholic
April 1, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Humor, NOLA, Showcase

As a Tulane student, it can get easy to get stuck in what some like to call “the Tulane bubble.” While they are fun for freshmen, everyone eventually gets tired of going to the same old college bars every night. But tonight, The Arcade is going to take you out of your comfort zone — and to a few...

FULLABALOO: Balls to the walls: 50th anniversary of iconic campus statue

Taylor DeMulling, Ball Enthusiast
April 1, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Campus Life, Humor

The art pieces around Tulane's campus weave together an intricate story about the culture of the university. From Hank Willis Thomas' "Truth Tree," which challenges power and the honesty of the structures that lie behind it, to the historic Newcomb Pottery Garden, exhibits serve to show the school's ric...

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