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Beyond the burning of the Amazon Rainforest: the Bolsonaro regime’s centuries long genocide of indigenous peoples

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Hugo Fajardo, Senior Staff Writer

November 20, 2019

Loggers ventured illegally into the Amazon Rainforest in the northeastern state of Maranhão, Brazil earlier this month. For the people that live within this part of the Amazon Rainforest, the Guajajara tribe asked for the help of their protectors once again, the Guardians of the Forest.  Areas withi...

Post-Bruff mail services to take effect Monday

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Amy Nankin, News Editor

November 7, 2019

As a part of ongoing campus construction, students will begin picking up mail and packages from new yellow Amazon Lockers, green lockers housed in the Garden Level of the Lavin-Bernick Center for University Life and soon from a mailroom in Warren Residence Hall. The process was set to start on Monday but...

Amazon, Google staff Speak at Tulane Tech Day

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Thomas Parrott, Contributing Reporter

October 23, 2019

Tulane celebrated its 12th Tech Day on Oct. 3. The event serves as an opportunity for the Downtown Information Technology Department to join with the Uptown campus to share information and knowledge regarding technological improvements to the university as a whole.  The event featured keynote panelist...

Spice up your spooky: Costume shopping in New Orleans

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Alex Calloway, Staff Writer

October 16, 2019

As the most haunted time of the year falls upon the fair city of New Orleans, there is only one thing on many Tulane students’ minds: finding the perfect Halloween costume. While the proliferation of online retailers such as Amazon have rendered the costume hunt easier than ever, many students may st...

Louisiana bid for new Amazon HQ provides opportunities for state, Tulane community

Louisiana bid for new Amazon office provides opportunities for Tulane community.

Nketiah Berko, Views Editor

November 9, 2017

Last month, Louisiana primed itself to bid for Amazon's new headquarters. With cities in other states applying, Louisiana's chances of obtaining the favored bid are slim. Nevertheless, the ambitious initiative by state officials represents a significant move to become a business hub. Working to make Louisiana attractive for investment, the bid will likewise benefit the Tulane community by increas...