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Hurricane damages force Décou-Labat relocation to Hyatt

Hurricane damages force Décou-Labat relocation to Hyatt

Jada Roth, Senior Staff Reporter 1 day ago

An email on Sept. 17 from Patrick Norton, senior vice president and chief operating officer, and Dusty Porter, vice president of Student Affairs, revealed extra damage from Hurricane Ida and Tropical Storm...

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Weekly crime report

Zachary Schultz, Breaking News Editor 1 day ago

On Sept. 10 at 10:36 p.m., Tulane University Police Department was alerted to a fraudulent email scam sent to the reporting victim’s Tulane University email. The subjects instructed the Tulane affiliate...

The FDA approval of the Pfizer vaccine could curb vaccine hesitancy.

FDA approves Pfizer vaccine, hopes to decrease vaccine hesitancy

Ben Glazer, Contributing Reporter 3 days ago

On Aug. 23 the Food and Drug Administration officially approved the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for distribution to Americans aged 16 years and older. Prior to the approval, the FDA authorized an emergency...

Laplace, Louisiana experienced substantial damage from Hurricane Ida.

Center for Public Service aims to help Ida relief efforts

Mackenzie Bookamer, News Editor 3 days ago

Tulane University’s Center for Public Service — which works to connect students to community partners in New Orleans — originated in 2006 amidst the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Hurricane...

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Climate-fueled hurricanes prompt urgent questions

Martha Sanchez, Contributing Reporter 3 days ago

A disappearing coastline and the warming of the Gulf of Mexico — both effects of climate change  —  intensified the effects of Hurricane Ida seen in southeastern Louisiana. Tulane evacuated remaining...

George Wein, New Orleans Jazz Fest founder, dies at 95

George Wein, New Orleans Jazz Fest founder, dies at 95

Lily Mae Lazarus, Senior Staff Reporter 5 days ago

George Wein, jazz pianist and founder of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival died Monday. He was 95. Wein first created the Newport Jazz Festival in 1954. In 1970, he established the New Orleans...

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Remembering 9/11 after twenty years

Mackenzie Bookamer, News Editor September 11, 2021

8:45 a.m. on Sept. 11, 2001. A date and time that would come to affect the lives of thousands of people. A date and time that changed American society. Nearly 3,000 people lost their lives during...

Tulane announces new date for in-person instruction

Tulane announces new date for in-person instruction

Zachary Schultz, Breaking News Editor September 9, 2021

Tulane University announced that the return to in-person instruction, which had been disrupted at the outset of the fall semester due to widespread power outages in the wake of Hurricane Ida, has been...

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Inside Tulane’s Ida evacuation

Martha Sanchez, Contributing Reporter September 7, 2021

The morning after Hurricane Ida downed trees, collapsed power lines and flooded roadways throughout southeastern Louisiana, Brian Johnson, associate vice president for campus operations, had an urgent...

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Tulane students share Hurricane Ida preparations

Mackenzie Bookamer, News Editor September 2, 2021

On Aug. 31, Tulane University announced that all remaining students in New Orleans — whether living on or off campus — would be evacuated to Houston. Prior to this announcement, students had the choice...

Tulane announces restructured schedule in aftermath of Ida, evacuates students to Houston

Tulane announces restructured schedule in aftermath of Ida, evacuates students to Houston

Zachary Schultz, Breaking News Editor August 30, 2021

In response to the damage caused by Hurricane Ida, Tulane University will evacuate all students, on-campus and off-campus, who are still in New Orleans to Houston via bus on Aug. 31. Classes have been...

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Mayor Cantrell holds first press conference post-Ida

Mackenzie Bookamer, News Editor August 30, 2021

This morning at 11:30 a.m. New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell delivered her first press conference after Hurricane Ida made landfall.  Cantrell said that today was designated as a preparation and...

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