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Wiener dog racing crowns top dog at Fair Grounds

Wiener dog racing crowns top dog at Fair Grounds

Josh Christian, Senior Staff Reporter
March 12, 2017
Filed under Arcade, NOLA

Fans from all across New Orleans gathered to watch 48 wiley wiener dogs vie for glory on March 4 at the annual Wiener Dog Racing at the Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots. For just $5, dog and racing enthusiasts were able to experience the cutest event of the season. Sunny weather and the smell of...

Queue: Dark Suspense

Nurah Lambert, Associate Arcade Editor
March 11, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Movies & TV

The world can be a dark place, and when art imitates life, you get eerie television shows. Not only are they somber in theme, but the color schemes are just as shady. While these selections may not be as easy to access as those in the Netflix catalog, they deserve the extra effort. Based around looming...

Buku Music + Art Project’s low key must-sees

Buku Music + Art Project’s low key must-sees

Parker Greenwood, Associate Arcade Editor
March 10, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Music

It has been more than four months since Voodoo Music + Arts Experience, and to say that Tulane students are eager for the next music festival would be an understatement. Walking among the crowds of students heading to and from class, the Buku Music + Art Project seems to be all that's on anybody's mind.Gates...

Taking a ride on the Uber side: Students’ oddest experiences

Taking a ride on the Uber side: Students’ oddest experiences

Cam Lutz and Sam Ergina
March 9, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Archives, Showcase

Taking the streetcar is a New Orleans right of passage, but mastering it is a skill few ever hone. The bus system, while similarly cost-effective, also rarely runs on time. Tulane shuttles and TapRides are useful but not always available, and taxis have roughly a two in three chance of actually showing...

Airing of Grievances: Mirren Mix-Up

Airing of Grievances: Mirren Mix-Up

Tyler Mead, Senior Staff Reporter
March 9, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Archives

Dear Confused Colonists,I can handle you driving on the wrong side of the road, your childish refusal to see gin as the mother's milk it is and even living in a city founded by dirty Frenchmen. I cannot, however, handle the blatant disrespect to crown and country that is the intolerable slack-jawed...

Newcomb Dance Company challenges, expands students’ perception of dance

Newcomb Dance Company challenges, expands students’ perception of dance

Kate Jamison, Senior Staff Reporter
March 9, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Campus Life

Alice Pascal Escher has been challenging dancers for 33 years by serving as the artistic director of the Newcomb Dance Company, a student dance troupe that performs each semester. Escher founded the company in 1984 when dance was part of Newcomb College's physical education program. A lot has changed...

LÉON enchants at Gasa Gasa

LÉON enchants at Gasa Gasa

Burke Joslin, Contributing Reporter
March 7, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Archives, Music

On Sunday, Feb. 26, Swedish singer and songwriter LÉON graced Gasa Gasa's humble yet welcoming stage. Bringing an air of glamour and mystique as well as her trademark infectious enthusiasm, LÉON displayed to everyone exactly why she has rapidly become the international sensation she is.  LÉON, as...

#WaveCrushWednesday: Lexi Frame

#WaveCrushWednesday: Lexi Frame

Nurah Lambert, Associate Arcade Editor
March 2, 2017
Filed under Arcade

This week’s #WaveCrushWednesday is Tulane student Lexi Frame. Lexi is a freshman currently majoring in performing arts and psychology major. In her spare time, Lexi runs her own small hairstyling business while also making lip scrubs, selling her visual art and selling soaps with her mother online....

Krewe of Athenians Ball fit for a king

Katie Gervase and Justin Reid, Contributing Reporters
March 1, 2017
Filed under Arcade, NOLA

Every year as Carnival season draws closer, many Krewes in Louisiana finalize the preparations for their infamous parades. A more exclusive event for each Krewe, its Mardi Gras Ball, also receives finishing touches. Mardi Gras Balls are unique to each Krewe and celebrate an individual Krewe's hi...

The Arcade’s rundown of Academy Award predictions

Taylor Coley, Contributing Reporter
February 25, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Movies & TV

On Feb. 26, Jimmy Kimmel will host the 89th Oscars. Following the #OscarsSoWhite controversy, this year's Academy Awards finds itself celebrating diversity in every major category. It is a close race, as each nominee is deserving of the gold statue, but who will take home the prize? "La La Land" is a...

Mardi Gras Traditions: Students customize Carnival season

Mardi Gras Traditions: Students customize Carnival season

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter
February 23, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Archives, NOLA, Showcase

The floats are ready to roll, the tutus and fanny packs emerge from under-the-bed storage, and every store within 10 miles of campus has already sold out of peach Andre. America's greatest street party has begun.Mardi Gras runs from the Twelfth Night, the night before the Feast of the Epiphany, th...

LÉON makes Crescent City stop on first North American tour

LÉON makes Crescent City stop on first North American tour

Burke Joslin, Contributing Reporter
February 23, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Music

With neo-grunge street art, a brand-new locale and featured artists every day of the week, Gasa Gasa is Uptown New Orleans' most ambitious venue for live music and the arts.A hole-in-the-wall concert hall with an endearingly edgy aesthetic, Gasa Gasa has re-characterized its immediate community....

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