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Green or blue bubble: Android vs. iPhone debate sparks controversy

Green or blue bubble: Android vs. iPhone debate sparks controversy

Nurah Lambert, Arcade Editor

September 6, 2018


Filed under Arcade, Campus Life, NOLA, Showcase

iOS versus Android is arguably the most stirring, long standing debate since the blue/black vs. white/gold dress conspiracy. As the dominant culture of tech-savvy, smartphone-toters gets more advanced with each new tech-cessory, new Tesla controversy or new Apple announcement, an important question remains: w...

“Crazy Rich Asians” provides necessary, though limited, platform for Asian-American voices through Hollywood

“Crazy Rich Asians” provides necessary, though limited, platform for Asian-American voices through Hollywood

Hugo Fajardo, Intersections Editor

September 6, 2018


Filed under Features, Intersections, Showcase

Based on recent trends and tastes, there seems to be a rising representation of marginalized identities in the American film industry. Marvel’s “Black Panther,” along with its predominantly black cast, became the highest-grossing superhero film of all time in the United States. Pixar’s “Co...

Financial Literacy class offers students the chance to learn how to manage their finances

Financial Literacy class offers students the chance to learn how to manage their finances

Campbell Lutz, News Editor

September 6, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Tulane offers a broad range of subjects and courses from graphic design to molecular biology. One subject some students say they would like to learn more about, however, is financial literacy. According to Toni Weiss, Lawrence M.v.D. Schloss Senior Professor of Practice, the average college student is not...

Beach Volleyball adds former student-athlete Martone to coaching staff

Beach Volleyball adds former student-athlete Martone to coaching staff

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

September 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

This past week, Tulane Beach Volleyball welcomed former Green Wave athlete Cori Martone back  Uptown to serve as its new assistant coach. Martone will work alongside returning head coach Wayne Holly to continue the team’s recent success into the coming season.Martone has stressed her excitement to give...

Tulane closes all New Orleans campuses for Tuesday 9/4 in light of Tropical Storm Gordon

Tulane closes all New Orleans campuses for Tuesday 9/4 in light of Tropical Storm Gordon

Kila Moore, News Editor

September 4, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

In light of Tropical Storm Gordon sending heavy rain to the New Orleans area, Tulane University has closed all New Orleans campuses and has cancelled all classes for Tuesday, Sept. 4 as of 4 p.m.  Online classes will go on as scheduled.Campus dining services will remain open until 8 p.m. Tuesday. Al...

You can have fun in NOLA without alcohol, we promise

You can have fun in NOLA without alcohol, we promise

Nurah Lambert, Arcade Editor

August 30, 2018


Filed under Arcade, Campus Life, NOLA, Showcase

Tulane may be widely considered a “party school” and New Orleans is definitely an alcohol-friendly city, but there are so many ways to have a fun here without drinking. There are countless alternatives to the ever-present drinking culture that you will inevitably encounter in New Orleans.One of the m...

Tulane introduces new policies to limit high-risk drinking

Tulane introduces new policies to limit high-risk drinking

Campbell Lutz, Sophie Brams, and Kila Moore

August 30, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

After being ranked the No. 1 party school on the Princeton Review’s 2017 College Ranking List, Tulane fell to the No. 3 position this year, behind The University of Delaware and West Virginia University.While some students say this does little to quell Tulane’s reputation as a party school, ...

Tulane takes the D.R.: Students reflect on identity and blackness abroad after annual “O” trip

Tulane takes the D.R.: Students reflect on identity and blackness abroad after annual “O” trip

Hugo Fajardo, Intersections Editor

August 30, 2018


Filed under Features, Intersections, Showcase

“I feel black people in the U.S. benefit from a certain level of privilege from being American,” senior Harmonii Odinga said. “I definitely was made aware of the privileges of being American when certain socioeconomic aspects and assumptions around my blackness were left untranslated.”Studyi...

High Tide: Green Wave finds success in NFL, MLB, NBA Drafts

High Tide: Green Wave finds success in NFL, MLB, NBA Drafts

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

August 29, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Football, Showcase, Sports

The dreadfully hot summer of 2018 proved to be, in fact, quite delightful for Tulane Athletics, as a whopping six former members of Green Wave teams were drafted into professional leagues. These six standout athletes were selected into three of the most prestigious leagues of competition in the nation: t...

Intellectual diversity is vital to the future of the Views Section

Intellectual diversity is vital to the future of the Views Section

Jordan Hall & Matt Saletta, Editors of the Views Section

August 29, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Views

Few spaces still exist where readers can find well-reasoned but conflicting voices featured side by side. This absence of discourse, often called an echo chamber, deprives us of the chance to challenge our opinions. When we are only met with confirmation, it is almost impossible to step beyond our o...

Following house fire, community raises more than $1,300 in one day

Following house fire, community raises more than $1,300 in one day

Campbell Lutz, News Editor

August 16, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

College students often scrimp and save to move off campus and fill their very own property with furniture and belongings. As one group of Tulane juniors discovered late Monday, however, all that work and money can disappear overnight.On the night of Aug. 13, a fire started in an off-campus home on...

Film “Roe v. Wade” to begin production on Tulane’s campus

Film “Roe v. Wade” to begin production on Tulane’s campus

Taylor DeMulling and Canela Lopez

June 20, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

"1973," an independent film directed by Tulane University alumnus Nick Loeb, was set to begin filming in the greater New Orleans area last Friday, on sets including Tulane's Uptown campus.According to a report published by NOLA.com, the film focuses on the landmark Supreme Court case Roe v. Wade...

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