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School of Liberal Arts Organizes Civil Discourse Panel

School of Liberal Arts Organizes Civil Discourse Panel

Mackenzie Bookamer , Contributing Reporter November 6, 2020

During the 2020 election season, multiple departments at Tulane have worked to increase access to opportunities for civic engagement, whether that be through virtual watch events or voter registration...

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Louisiana voters face suppression tactics in 2020 election

Lauren Lehmann, Staff Reporter November 2, 2020

Voter suppression describes state-sanctioned efforts to repress a citizen or group of people’s vote and disproportionally affects low income and minority groups. Actions that are characteristic of voter...

Tulane students are unsure of their political future.

OPINION | Debate fails to engage young voters

Anna Dixon, Contributing Writer October 7, 2020

  Following the presidential debate on Tuesday, Sept. 29, Google searches in the U.S. spiked on how to move out of the country, most notably to New Zealand and Canada. The continuous interruptions...

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Campus political groups gear up for 2020 election

Mackenzie Bookamer , Contributing Writer September 30, 2020

With the presidential election only five weeks away and a particularly volatile political climate, the youth vote — voters ages 18 to 29 — have the ability to wield significant political power. Millennials...

Civic Engagement Committee holds Zoom forum

Civic Engagement Committee holds Zoom forum

Emily Rubino , Contributing Writer September 21, 2020

Tulane University’s Civic Engagement Committee held a Zoom forum in which four panelists spoke about civic engagement in New Orleans. The meeting was led by Committee Director Olivia Mullaney and Assistant...

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Why the young college vote matters in 2020

Julia Prager-Hessel, Contributing Writer March 24, 2020

Young people across the country have become increasingly politically active over the last two presidencies, with explosive reactions first to a young liberal making promises of ‘hope’ and ‘change’...

Tulane for Bernie members host voter registration drive on McAlister.

Tulane for Bernie ramps up organizing

, Staff Reporter February 19, 2020

Coming off popular vote wins in the Iowa caucus and New Hampshire primary, Senator Bernie Sanders is emerging as the frontrunner in a still-crowded Democratic presidential field. Central to this success...

Students must stop relying on Twitter as a campaigning platform

Twitter is not a replacement for campaigning

Deeya Patel, Views Editor January 23, 2020

From the perspective of journalism, Twitter was revolutionary for news in 2006. Instant breaking news updates and bite-sized previews to full articles presented a powerful and convenient way to relay information....

New Years resolutions

Athletic Spring Semester resolutions to make (roll) waves in the New Year

Bella Baff, Sports Editor January 15, 2020

We have all made a resolution to get in shape in the New Year at the end of at least one particularly motivated December, whether that involves losing weight, going on a diet, not drinking all of our calories...

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Student body must combat culture of contempt as 2020 approaches

Marcus Maldonado, Contributing Writer September 25, 2019

Marcus Maldonado is the co-founder and executive director of the Wave Center for Policy and Enterprise, a student-led thinktank devoted to uniting community, business and policy leaders around innovative...

Undercurrents: 5 things TU know this week

Undercurrents: 5 things TU know this week

Lauren Flowers, Intersections Editor March 13, 2019

Tulane Mental Health Panel Those interested in learning about mental health and making connections to the Tulane student-athlete community are welcome to observe a panel connecting these topics...

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