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Growing Latinx community brings fútbol culture, passion to US

Growing Latinx community brings fútbol culture, passion to US

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

October 17, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Sports have bound nations and cultures together for centuries. From tennis to baseball, volleyball to golf, athletics have been an integral part of societies across the globe. It is no secret, however, that various cultures may differ on which sports constantly grab their attention.In the Un...

Fentanyl-laced drugs may pose risk to Tulane students

Fentanyl-laced drugs may pose risk to Tulane students

Michael Naish

October 3, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

“When I got to campus, we were gonna pick up some bars from a dealer, and we found out they were laced with fentanyl.”This is Jeff*, a Tulane freshman from New Jersey talking about his first experience with laced drugs on campus. After a moment of consideration, he shrugs and adds: “Th...

Haute couture Tulane: student fashion through the decades

Haute couture Tulane: student fashion through the decades

Cori Shalit, Contributing Reporter

October 3, 2018


Filed under Arcade, Campus Life, Showcase

Trends in fashion have always been a reflection of the cultural values and events of a certain time period. Tulane University was founded in 1834, and its fashion has been constantly changing ever since.Let’s start our journey through the changing fads of Tulane students’ fashion in 1916. The ‘Lost G...

Elections in Texas, Georgia on track to reshape Democratic party

Elections in Texas, Georgia on track to reshape Democratic party

Matt Saletta, Views Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Views

In just a few weeks, the future of the Democrats may be decided by elections in Georgia and Texas. In the next decade of elections, will the Democrats try to win over moderate voters, or will they focus on energizing their progressive base? It all comes down to the success or failure of two candida...

To win or not to win: football hits mid-season crossroads

To win or not to win: football hits mid-season crossroads

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Football, Showcase, Sports

Five weeks.One would think that through five weeks of a football season, observers and fans would have a decent idea of where a certain team stands, where it is headed and what it can expect. The team you have pictured, whatever it may be, is most definitely not the Tulane Green Wave. Courtesy of ...

African American Women’s Society shapes new space for black women at Tulane

African American Women’s Society shapes new space for black women at Tulane

Lauren Flowers, Contributing Reporter

October 3, 2018


Filed under Intersections, Showcase

Though Tulane is focusing on increasing racial diversity year by year, black students still make up a relatively small demographic at the university — less than 9 percent, according to Tulane’s most recently released statistics. Given these numbers, it can be easy to feel out of place in Tulane’s predominantly white commun...

Student organizations team up to celebrate Pride Month

Student organizations team up to celebrate Pride Month

Jessica Galloway, Intersections Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Intersections, Showcase

Picture this: rainbow flag decorations, queer organizations tabling on McAlister Drive and drag queens visiting campus for special pride events. This image may sound like it belongs to the month of June, which has been designated as LGBT Pride Month in honor of the Stonewall Riots of 1969. In reality,...

OTP: Sports Edition

OTP: Sports Edition

Grant Barnes and Carrigan English

September 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Many students remember the flutter in their middle school hearts as they watched Troy and Gabriella kiss for the first time in High School Musical 2. From that moment on, avid fans saw them as a “One True Pairing.” Colloquially known as an OTP, these are couples that go above and beyond the sta...

Sugar daddy website sets up sweet arrangements for students

Sugar daddy website sets up sweet arrangements for students

Kila Moore, News Editor

September 26, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

“Men come to me and think I am amazing. They literally pay to spend time with me. Like not even necessarily to be intimate with me — just to spend time with me. I’m exalted.” This is Phoebe* — a 19-year-old sophomore at Tulane. Last October, during her freshman year, she signed up for Seekin...

Online dating while black: How racial discrimination affects which way we swipe

Online dating while black: How racial discrimination affects which way we swipe

Jessica Galloway, Intersections Editor

September 26, 2018


Filed under Features, Intersections, Showcase

The age of the internet has revolutionized many aspects of our lives, including the way we date. Unfortunately, the racial discrimination that one might experience in real life does occur online as well.Black people, and black women in particular, have a harder time finding their matches online.In...

Decadent dining spots for you and your sugar daddy

Decadent dining spots for you and your sugar daddy

Chloe Saraceni and Amy Nankin

September 26, 2018


Filed under Arcade, Food, Showcase

When the daily diet of Bruff, LBC and the occasional Luff is no longer cutting it, Tulane students crave a real meal at a New Orleans eatery. But straying from the meal plan diet and receiving a bill that your Splash Card won’t cover is daunting for broke college students, making a sugar daddy or mommy the perfect...

Letter from the Editor: Dating apps, self-discovery and Tulane

Letter from the Editor: Dating apps, self-discovery and Tulane

Canela López, Editor–in–Chief

September 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Views

For many of us undergraduate students, our time at college is an era of intellectual, spiritual and, for a lucky few, sexual exploration. It is a time to grow, to learn and to find ourselves.Though soul searching can come in many forms, some of us find ourselves seeking companionship on this road...

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