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NOPD arrests teenager for Newcomb Boulevard armed robbery, Mid-City murder

Armando Marin, Online News Editor

September 23, 2014


Filed under Crime, News, Online Features

New Orleans Police Department arrested two teenage boys in connection with the murder of Domino’s Pizza driver Richard Yeager on Saint Louis Street on Tuesday, according to a press release. One of the boys, a 16-year-old who was wearing an electronic monitoring bracelet, was also placed at the sce...

Update: Three men rob woman, knock her to ground Saturday on Newcomb Boulevard

Armando Marin, Online News Editor

September 21, 2014


Filed under Crime, News, Online Features

Three men robbed a woman at 10:32 p.m. Saturday in her driveway on Newcomb Boulevard, according to the New Orleans Police Department Superintendent's major offense log. After pulling into her driveway, three black males approached the woman. One of the the suspects was armed and demanded the victim's pu...

Man robs Tulane affiliates Thursday on State Street

Armando Marin, Online News Editor

September 19, 2014


Filed under Crime, News, Online Features

Tulane affiliates reported an armed robbery to Tulane University Police Department, which occurred at 7:44 p.m. Thursday on State Street, according to the TUPD daily activity report. The victims said they were walking down Willow Street and when they reached State Street, a man armed with a silver au...

Student reports being robbed Downtown

Armando Marin, Online News Editor

September 18, 2014


Filed under Crime, News, Online Features

A female student reported to the Downtown office of the Tulane University Police Department that she was the victim of an armed robbery at around 4 p.m. Saturday on Galvez Street.The victim told officers that three black men approached her vehicle. One of the men grabbed her and pointed a handgun at...

Service dog program welcomes new class of puppies

Kate Jamison and Emma Discher, Print News Editor and Senior Staff Reporter

September 17, 2014


Filed under News

She wakes up at 6:30 a.m., goes for a walk around campus, does some training exercises, sleeps for 16-18 hours a day, and in 18 months she will leave Tulane — but she's not a student.She's a 10-week-old service dog named Ava. A golden retriever and yellow lab mix, Ava is a new addition to Tulane’s campus a...

Delta Sigma Pi business fraternity to recolonize at Tulane

Amanda Verdi, Staff Reporter

September 17, 2014


Filed under News

The previously inactive professional business fraternity Delta Sigma Pi is recolonizing at Tulane this fall. Delta Sigma Pi is a fraternity for students pursuing careers in business, with membership open exclusively to business and economics majors. It aims to provide networking opportunities, leaders...

TUPD arrests man for stalking student

Luisa Venegoni, Senior Staff Reporter

September 17, 2014


Filed under Crime, News

Tulane University Police Department officers arrested a man for stalking a female Tulane student at 6:29 a.m. Thursday at her off-campus residence, according to the TUPD daily activity report.The student reported to TUPD that the man, who has a history of stalking her, was parked outside her off-cam...

MTV seeks Tulane students for new television series

Mina Kaji, Staff Reporter

September 16, 2014


Filed under News

MTV is searching for Tulane students to feature in a new television series with the working title “My Greatest Party Story Ever.”Kristen Chalos, MTV’s manager of talent and casting, said the show is in search of students to tell their most exciting college memories."[We are looking for] amazing ...

New feminist alliance aims to promote gender equality to both sexes

Franny Hocking, Staff Reporter

September 16, 2014


Filed under News

Feminist Alliance of Students at Tulane began this month in an effort to increase the visibility and understanding of the meaning and importance of feminism to the Tulane campus.Though there are other feminist and women's groups on campus, sophomore Caroline Lutkewitte, the founder of FAST, said Tulane lacked a...

USG initiates Freshman Leadership Program

Angelica Nahalka, Senior Staff Reporter

September 16, 2014


Filed under News, Online Features, USG

Undergraduate Student Government is launching a program to get freshmen involved as leaders within USG and on campus. The Freshman Leadership Program will provide students with the opportunity to learn how USG functions, along with opportunities to become involved in other student organizations. The FLP was ...

Undergraduate Student Government introduces diversity, inclusivity committee

Maricela Murillo, Senior Reporter

September 14, 2014


Filed under News, Online Features, USG

Undergraduate Student Government has created a student life subcommittee that will focus on inclusivity and equality in both USG and on the Tulane campus. The USG executive board selected senior Sarah Spiegelman to head the subcommittee as the director of inclusive excellence and equality.Executive V...

Obituary: Andy Joseph

Kate Jamison, Print News Editor

September 10, 2014


Filed under News

Junior Andy Joseph died Aug. 29 in an off campus residence. Joseph, who had a history of epilepsy, was found unresponsive by his roommates and was declared dead by the New Orleans Emergency Medical Services.Joseph was a student in the A.B. Freeman School of Business who majored in legal studies. He g...

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