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Joker deserves Oscar nominations despite blowback

Joker has won 11 Oscar nominations
January 23, 2020

Love it or hate it, there’s no denying “Joker” is a cultural phenomenon. After winning Best Picture at the Venice Film Festival in September, the Todd Phillips-directed Joker origin story became...

Fitts delivers State of the University address, outlines Tulane’s projects and goals

Fitts gives his State of the University address
September 6, 2019

Each year, President Michael Fitts hosts a State of the University address. Aimed primarily at Tulane staff, the speech outlines the University’s latest achievements and biggest goals. At this year’s...

Apple CEO Tim Cook delivers commencement speech for Tulane’s Class of 2019

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May 21, 2019

Few life events are as consequential or memorable as a college graduation. Each year, Tulane hosts graduation in New Orleans' massive Mercedes-Benz Superdome and puts on a ceremony meant to match the significance...

Tulane students to raise money for homeless teenagers by participating in “sleep out”

Covenant House
November 29, 2018

As cooler weather begins to set in, many students are turning on the heater and pulling out their winter blankets. Thursday night, however, some students will be grabbing their sleeping bags and heading...

NCI strives to maintain feminist mission following complaint filed with OCR

The Caroline Richardson Building
November 29, 2018

Ever since Tulane University and Newcomb College merged into Newcomb-Tulane College in 2006, The Newcomb College Institute has been charged with carrying on Josephine Louise Newcomb’s mission of promoting...

NOLA News in Brief

local news
November 14, 2018

Winter weather has struck, and holiday spirit is in the air. On campus, many students have been busy scheduling class for the spring semester, making plans for Thanksgiving break and pulling their winter...

NOLA News in Brief

local news
November 8, 2018

Election coverage has been a major focus of news outlets in New Orleans and across the country, but as New Orleanians voted and leaders were elected, current events outside of politics have not slowed...

Tulane cancels plan to relocate campus cats after pushback from community

Tulane cancels plan to relocate campus cats after pushback from community
October 24, 2018

Tulane has a long tradition of caring for its cats. From the monument erected after Cow Cat’s death last January to the cat condos in the Academic Quadrangle, the university has established itself...

Fall Out Boy ends MANIA tour in New Orleans, gives stunning performance

Fall Out Boy ends MANIA tour in New Orleans, gives stunning performance
October 14, 2018

Though the emo heyday of our youth may be dead, Fall Out Boy has yet to go down, swinging or otherwise. Fall Out Boy closed out its 81 stop-long MANIA tour at the Smoothie King Center Wednesday night...

Tinder at Tulane: How Tinder impacts campus culture

Tinder at Tulane: How Tinder impacts campus culture
September 26, 2018

"It gets me laid," says Brian* with a shrug. "So, there's that." Brian, a freshman from Chicago, is a frequent user of the popular dating app, Tinder. Tinder and other online dating apps are often...

Tulane freshman runs Meme Dream Team Instagram page with nearly 30,000 followers

Tulane freshman runs Meme Dream Team Instagram page with nearly 30,000 followers
September 19, 2018

Many students use social media as a diversion, but few are able to gain much traction. One freshman at Tulane, however, has been able to build a successful meme page. Julia Sterling, a freshman who wants...

The Onion co-founder Scott Dikkers gives talk to Tulane students

Scott Dikkers
September 16, 2018

"It's always been The Onion's character to berate readers and tell them that they're dumb and they don't know anything, and The Onion will tell them what they need to know. So that's always been fun,"...

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