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Let’s use fall break as an opportunity to refresh and quit whining

fall break
October 9, 2019

If you’re reading this article, take a deep breath. Okay, now take another one. Fall break is upon us. Two months into a tumultuous semester, the Tulane community now faces ample opportunity to relax,...

Students, staff react and reflect on The Commons

Students, staff react and reflect on The Commons
August 28, 2019

After almost 60 years of Bruff Commons serving as the place for Tulane students to unwind with food and friends between classes, students were able to enter the doors of the new 77,000 square foot Dining...

A look inside The Commons, Tulane’s newest addition

The Commons
August 28, 2019

We’ve all seen them. The Instagram posts. Or at least those of you who follow @tulanedining on Instagram.  Yeah, yeah, we’re excited to be back in New Orleans if we’re not from here. And if you’re...

Airing of Grievances: Bruff Humor

Jacob Arroyo | Contributing Artist
February 6, 2019

Dear “Raw Chicken” Punchlines, Did you know every time a Bruff joke rings, a meme account gets its wings? Everyone has heard them. Forget the AutoNation Cure Bowl – Tulane’s most popular...

Life is Bruff: DIY Relaxation

Emma Vaughters | Layout Editor
January 30, 2019

Take a deep breath and close your eyes. Go to your happy place. What do you hear? The rush of the ocean? The chirping of songbirds? Or perhaps … the bustle of a dining hall? Students might think...

The Commons to bring new multipurpose space to students

March 21, 2018

The Tulane University Commons is currently under construction and slated to open its doors in 2019. Consisting of three stories and boasting 77,000 square-feet of area, the Commons will include multipurpose...

Mac Mart continues to contribute to student organizations

mac mart
February 23, 2018

It is 10:45 p.m. and your stomach is growling after writing an essay for four straight hours. You look at your watch, realize Bruff is closed and sigh in a state of disbelief and agony at the thought of...

Students consider health implications of on-, off-campus living

Nearly half of Tulane students choose to remain on campus their Junior and Senior years. While some students prefer the easy access to meals in Bruff Commons, others enjoy the ability to cook healthful meals that living in off-campus housing has to offer.
December 6, 2017

Nearly as many Tulane students choose to remain on campus all four years as those who choose to move off campus. For some students, health concerns made the choice for them. According to a 2015 survey...

Airing of Grievances: Whipped Cream Dream

whipped cream
October 25, 2017

Dear Lactose Intolerants, For many Tulane students, Bruff is more than a cafeteria. It is a home, a social gathering place, a center for the Tulane community. Nothings brings college students together...

A tale of two dining halls: Tulane, Loyola students swap reviews

A tale of two dining halls: Tulane, Loyola students swap reviews
September 6, 2017

Most Tulane students who find themselves trapped in the monotony of the Bruff Commons salad and pizza bar know about a hidden gem located just across Freret Street: Loyola's Orleans Room. Lovingly referred...

Airing of Grievances: Bruff Omelets

Airing of Grievances: Bruff Omelets
March 16, 2016

Dear Bruff Omelets,To be honest, I'm not sure how I om-let things go this far. Excuse the pun, I'm using humor as a means to cope with the mental and emotional turmoil you've put me through. We had a good...

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