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2017-18 Editor-in-Chief Platforms

2017-18 Editor-in-Chief Platforms

April 7, 2017
Filed under News

Editor-in-Chief elections are at 9:45 a.m. on Sunday, April 9 in room 210 in the Lavin Bernick Center for University Life. Below are the platforms and presentations each of the candidates submitted. Each candidate will be given an hour — 30 minutes of presenting time and 30 minutes of Q&A — to...

Two carjacking-related incidents reported near campus

Two carjacking-related incidents reported near campus

Lily Milwit, News Editor
April 6, 2017
Filed under Crime, News

A Tulane non-affiliated student was approached by two armed men who attempted to carjack the student's vehicle at approximately 10:14 p.m. Wednesday on the 2000 block of Adams Street.The student reported that the two males had handguns and tried to flee the scene with the student's car but were unable...

Tulane professor brings low-cost veterinary services Uptown

Tulane professor brings low-cost veterinary services Uptown

Cam Lutz, Staff Reporter
April 6, 2017
Filed under Archives, News, Showcase

More than half of millennials have a member of the family that might be a little hairier, louder or fluffier than its human counterpart.Despite the love and affection many have for their pets, members of the Tulane community say there is a lack of access to affordable veterinary care.  ...

New club connects Tulane students with history

New club connects Tulane students with history

Julia Ferro, Staff Reporter
April 6, 2017
Filed under News

The Tulane Historical Society, a new campus organization, will provide students with the opportunity and resources to discuss history and its modern day impact.Club President Sirish Yerrapragada developed the idea when he realized that many students interested in history are not always able to...

Q&A: USG president-elect sets campus agenda

Q&A: USG president-elect sets campus agenda

Lily Milwit, News Editor
April 6, 2017
Filed under News, USG

Junior Sam Levin is a public health major, minoring in psychology and management, who was elected on March 19 as Undergraduate Student Government president for the 2017-18 academic year. He currently serves on USG as the executive vice president. He is now looking ahead to next year and planning changes...

Tulane reinstates shuttle service for contracted workers

Tulane reinstates shuttle service for contracted workers

Emily Fornof, Associate News Editor
April 6, 2017
Filed under News

For 17 months, affiliated employees, including the contracted workers of Sodexo and DTZ, were unable to use Tulane shuttle services available to students, faculty and staff. Tulane and its affiliate organizations reinstated the service in February, hoping to resolve the concerns of students and student...

Sexual assault awareness month brings events, discussion

Sexual assault awareness month brings events, discussion

Margaux Armfield, Staff Reporter
April 5, 2017
Filed under News

April marks Tulane's third year of organized participation in Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The National Sexual Violence Research Center sponsors SAAM on a national level and created this year's theme: believing and supporting survivors of sexual violence.At Tulane, SAAM is coordinated by the...

Tulane guest lecturer arrested, booked for rape of student

Lily Milwit, News Editor
April 2, 2017
Filed under Crime, News, No Photo

Rafael Schincariol, a guest lecturer at Tulane, was arrested Thursday and booked on one count of third-degree rape of a Tulane graduate student.Schincariol gave a lecture titled "Mobilizations of Youth, Artists and Collectives in Brazil" on Feb. 9 in Joseph Merrick Jones Hall. According to Claudia...

FULLABALOO: Boot hook ups likely to end in marriage, Palms divorce

FULLABALOO: Boot hook ups likely to end in marriage, Palms divorce

Tess Riley and Tyler Mead
April 1, 2017
Filed under Humor, News

Just like Rihanna, it turns out Tulane students can, in fact, find love in a hopeless place.Ninety-five percent of marriages that began with a drunken makeout session at The Boot Bar and Grill became successful life-long partnerships. In contrast, a whopping 100 percent of marriages that started...

CEO, best-selling author Walter Isaacson to join Tulane faculty

CEO, best-selling author Walter Isaacson to join Tulane faculty

Sydne Klein, Staff Reporter
March 23, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

New Orleans native Walter Isaacson, current president and CEO of the Aspen Institute in Washington, D.C. and Tulane board member, will join Tulane's Department of History next spring.Isaacson, who is also the former chairman and CEO of CNN, managing editor of Time magazine, Times-Picayune repor...

Taylor Center NewDay Challenge benefits New Orleans community

Taylor Center NewDay Challenge benefits New Orleans community

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter
March 23, 2017
Filed under Archives, News

With a goal to cultivate a diverse learning community through social awareness and creative innovation, the Taylor Center for Social Innovation and Design Thinking challenges students to think beyond the classroom.The NewDay Challenge consists of a contest where students compete for up to $20,000...

Investigation clears Alpha Kappa Psi of wrongdoing

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter
March 22, 2017
Filed under Archives, News

Tulane's chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi business fraternity underwent an investigation at the end of last week after a complaint of misconduct was filed with its national office, which conducted an investigation.The investigation concluded that the chapter was not at fault and therefore would not be...

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