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Foxygen concert finds mismatch in band, audience energy

Foxygen concert finds mismatch in band, audience energy

Samantha Sitt, Senior Staff Reporter
April 21, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Archives, Music

Bathed in red light and framed by velvet floor-to-ceiling curtains, Foxygen's theatrical performance on Monday at One Eyed Jacks was fitting for the debut of its latest album, "Hang." Refined yet wild expression, multiple costume changes from basic t-shirts to a tied-up button down shirt and an unsuspecting...

TUPD assists in vehicle accident, suspicious persons report

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter
April 20, 2017
Filed under Archives, News, No Photo

Vehicle Accident:Tulane University Police Department assisted New Orleans Police Department with a three-vehicle accident which included a Tulane student at 4:50 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Broadway and Plum streets.According to the daily activities report, the Tulane student reported...

Student affairs concerns form allows students to report incidents

Student affairs concerns form allows students to report incidents

Ella Helmuth, Associate News Editor
April 20, 2017
Filed under Archives, News

Tulane University Student Affairs and Tulane University Police Department are introducing new efforts to make sure students feel safe, whether that means installing a "blue light" system or providing a place for students to report concerns and complaints.On the Division of Student Affairs website, ...

Conscious Period raises awareness about safety, availability of menstruation products

Conscious Period raises awareness about safety, availability of menstruation products

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter
April 20, 2017
Filed under Archives, News

The average woman* will spend more than 100,000 hours in their lifetime using a tampon yet rarely consider the accessibility, sustainability and safety of such products.Tampon manufacturers are not required to disclose the contents of their products to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. There...

#WaveCrushWednesday: Brandon Issa

#WaveCrushWednesday: Brandon Issa

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter
April 19, 2017
Filed under Archives, Baseball, Sports

This week’s #WaveCrushWednesday is Brandon Issa, a redshirt sophomore pitcher for the Green Wave. Issa, originally from Old Tappan, New Jersey, is studying public relations and has been playing baseball all his life. In his most recent appearance on Tuesday at Greer Field at Turchin Stadium, Issa started...

Trans athlete Chris Mosier breaks barriers

Trans athlete Chris Mosier breaks barriers

Rebecca Neuman-Hammond and Kayla Harry
April 19, 2017
Filed under Archives, Sports

Assigned female at birth, Chris Mosier said he knew at a young age that that was not right."My mom would say, 'You can't wear your hat backwards, people are going to think you're a little boy.' And I said, 'Well, I don't see the problem with that.'"When told that little girls do not skateboard,...

From the Basement: Title IX devolves into ineffectiveness

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter
April 19, 2017
Filed under Archives, Sports

With the intention of providing equal opportunity to all athletes regardless of sex, Title IX proved beneficial in 1972. More than 40 years later, the law is faltering. Through the cutting of programs, fabrication of rosters and unattainable standards, the relevance and supposed benefits of th...

Weekend crime report: April 13 – 16

Weekend crime report: April 13 – 16

Tess Riley, News Editor
April 17, 2017
Filed under Archives, Crime, News

The following crimes were reported to Tulane University Police Department between Thursday and Sunday.Building fire:A building fire was reported to officers around 2:30 p.m. Thursday at the Primate Center in Covington, Louisiana.The cause of the fire remains undetermined, and the investi...

Wave finishes sweep of UConn 6-5

April 15, 2017
Filed under Archives

Foxygen reunites, returns to New Orleans

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter
April 15, 2017
Filed under Arcade, Archives, Music

Californians Jonathan Rado and Sam France of Foxygen will bring their jazz, folk and classic rock sound back to the Big Easy.Formed in 2005 when both members were only 15, Foxygen made a name for itself after its 2011 studio album "We Are The 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic," when producer...

Nike introduces first ever athletic hijab

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter
April 15, 2017
Filed under Archives, Sports

After a 13-month design process, Nike will sell performance hijabs for Muslim athletes beginning in spring 2018.The Nike Pro Hijab consists of a single-layer pull-on design made from lightweight polyester in dark, neutral colors. The fabric has small holes to make it breathable while remaining opaque,...

Current community service requirements do not benefit community, hinder student growth

Nketiah Berko, Contributing Writer
April 13, 2017
Filed under Archives, Campus, Views

Tulane University prides itself on a self-styled "culture of community." From touting a relationship with New Orleans to the pseudo-pretentious Latin motto "non sibi, sed suis," public service is an integral part of the school's identity. The spirit of community service remains elusive for far too...

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