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Tulane grad earns James Beard nomination for work at Shaya

Tulane grad earns James Beard nomination for work at Shaya

Emily Carmichael, Senior Staff Reporter
April 26, 2017
Filed under News

As a Tulane undergraduate, Zachary Engel got his first cooking job at The Goldie and Morris Mintz Center for Jewish Life. Seven years after graduating, his work as Shaya's Chef de Cuisine earned him a James Beard Rising Star nomination.Often referred to as "the Oscars of the food world," the James...

Alumnus aims to prevent violence in New Orleans through youth engagement

Alumnus aims to prevent violence in New Orleans through youth engagement

Tess Riley, News Editor
April 26, 2017
Filed under News

Tulane alumnus Peter Gold made a promise to prevent further violence in New Orleans after surviving a shooting as a medical student and later facing his attacker in court."I will dedicate the rest of my life to work with and support those who want to change our culture, who don't want to see what happened o...

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...

Tulane partners with Center for Healthy Food Access

Tulane partners with Center for Healthy Food Access

Emily Fornof, Associate News Editor
April 20, 2017
Filed under News

Many New Orleans residents are living in a food desert without access to healthy, quality foods needed for a substantial diet. To alleviate the public health concerns associated with the city's lack of healthy food availability, Tulane partnered with the Center for Healthy Food Access. The center ...

USG approval of controversial conservative group stirs debate

USG approval of controversial conservative group stirs debate

Lily Milwit, News Editor
April 20, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase, USG

"We have potentially the most contentious piece of … legislation coming to the floor tonight," Trace Hancock, outgoing vice president for student organizations, said in the 13th Undergraduate Student Government senate meeting on April 4.The legislation recommended granting Turning Point USA, a conser...

Q&A: Tyler Margaretten brings experience to USG executive board

Q&A: Tyler Margaretten brings experience to USG executive board

Lily Milwit, News Editor
April 20, 2017
Filed under News, USG

Junior Tyler Margaretten will be the only Undergraduate Student Government executive board member returning to the same position when the 2017-18 senate begins its term next week. A finance and management double major, Margaretten plans to use his re-election to continue the work he has already done...

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...

Campus rooster adopted by facilities employee

Campus rooster adopted by facilities employee

Lauren Gaines, Associate Editor
April 17, 2017
Filed under News

Beginning in early March, Tulane students began to notice the sudden emergence of a new and unlikely addition to campus: a rooster.Nicknamed "Riptide the Rooster" by The Hullabaloo staff, the rooster appeared on the Newcomb Quadrangle near Josephine-Louise House shortly after the end of the Mardi Gras ho...

CPS director gets kidney transplant

CPS director gets kidney transplant

Josh Axelrod, Associate Editor
April 16, 2017
Filed under News

Agnieszka Nance, executive director of the Center for Public Service, breathed a sigh of relief on March 21, the day her search for a new kidney ended.Two years ago, Nance noticed a strange skin rash and thought it was an allergic reaction. After visiting her doctor, she was diagnosed with kidney...

Tulane alum’s emergency medical response app wins Big Idea competition

Tulane alum’s emergency medical response app wins Big Idea competition

Julia Ferro, Staff Reporter
April 13, 2017
Filed under Archives, News

In a city USA Today ranked in the third tier of major cities for emergency medical services, a Tulane alumnus was inspired by a "Big Idea" to improve New Orleans EMS.The ninth annual New Orleans Entrepreneur Week ended with "The Big Idea," a pitch competition in which the audience picks the winner....

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