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OPINION | Greek life consumerism represents elitism at Tulane

Setah Alavi, Contributing Columnist October 13, 2021

Greek life offers a multitude of benefits for its participants. Members of these exclusive social groups expect benefits ranging from networking opportunities, increased social circles and communities...

Tulane Greek organizations face hazing allegations

Tulane Greek organizations face hazing allegations

Domenic Mesa, News Editor April 29, 2021

Tulane Greek organizations continue to be under scrutiny as TUPD investigates allegations of hazing. Earlier this semester, six Greek organizations were placed on interim suspension due to non-compliance...

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OPINION | Whiteness of Greek life contradicts Tulane students’ purported values

Sala Thanassi, Contributing Writer March 3, 2021

As the summer of 2020 faded away, an interesting dichotomy emerged. College students who had participated in Black Lives Matter protests, or had been equally as vocal on their social medias, returned to...

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OPINION | Greek Life scapegoating overlooks the bigger picture

Anna Dixon, Contributing Writer February 3, 2021

This semester, Tulane University’s administration attempted to prevent the spread of COVID-19 during the first weeks of classes by testing undergraduates three times a week. However, with over 300...

OPINION | Virtual sorority recruitment levels panhellenic playing field

OPINION | Virtual sorority recruitment levels panhellenic playing field

Gabi Liebeler, Contributing Writer January 28, 2021

When Tulane University’s Office of Fraternity and Sorority Programs decided this past fall that sorority recruitment would occur virtually, the announcement did not come as a shock. COVID-19 upended...

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Abolish IFCPH movement gains steam on campus

Ori Tsameret, Intersections Editor September 2, 2020

This summer, several Instagram accounts centered around the abolition and removal of Greek life organizations, specifically Interfraternity Council and National Panhellenic Conference organizations on...

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Noisy Bruff Commons demolition to bring new residence halls, dining options

Amy Nankin and Carrigan English, News Editors January 29, 2020

Bruff Commons, Tulane’s retired dining hall and former home of mail services, has been closed off to the public and is slated to be demolished and replaced by new residence halls by Fall 2022.  A...

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Tulane University welcomes new sorority Tri Delta to campus

Amy Nankin, News Editor September 5, 2019
Four Tri Delta National Council members have traveled to New Orleans to gauge interest and recruit new members on campus. The women have been handing out flyers, talking to possible new members and holding events to increase awareness about their new organization. 
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Panhellenic Diversity and Inclusion Committee faces obstacles towards inclusive Greek System

Julianna Pasquarello, Contributing Reporter February 7, 2019

Editor’s Note: This article refers to Tulane sororities which fall under the umbrella of the National Panhellenic Conference. It does not cover the National Pan-Hellenic Council, a historically black...

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Sigma Phi Epsilon temporarily ceases operations due to policy violation

Josh Axelrod, News Editor May 8, 2018

Following a recent investigation by Sigma Phi Epsilon nationals, the Tulane chapter has ceased operations. Neither Tulane's Office of Fraternity and Sorority Programs nor Sig Ep nationals have disclosed...

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Upperclassmen face challenges with off-campus housing

Sophia Mariani, Associate News Editor April 4, 2018

Come springtime, many upperclassmen become tentative realtors as they try to find off-campus housing in the Uptown New Orleans area. Required to live on campus for freshman and sophomore years, some...

News: Frat boy takes stand against sexual violence with new laptop sticker

News: Frat boy takes stand against sexual violence with new laptop sticker

Josh Axelrod, News Editor April 4, 2018

Saturday started like any other day for Beta Apple Pi pledge master Chad McDoucheface. He went to the gym, watched a few episodes of Entourage, hit a couple gnarly spikeballs on the quad and then checked...

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