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Tulane homecoming goes virtual

Tulane homecoming goes virtual
September 30, 2020

During the week of Oct. 12-17, Tulane University will be holding homecoming events completely virtually for the first time. The week-long celebration referred to as “Wave ’20-At-Home,” will include...

OPINION | Homecoming court: constructive or cliché?

Homecoming Royalty: Is it just a popularity contest?
September 30, 2020

The concept of homecoming royalty seems juvenile and in many ways superficial. By pitting members of the community together in what appears to be a collegiate popularity contest, the elected student...

We’re cheering for Tulane’s first gender-neutral homecoming court

faculty
October 30, 2019

The honoring of a homecoming king and queen is a long-standing university tradition that has excluded students who identify outside of the gender binary. This year, Tulane has made a commendable effort...

Tulane introduces first gender-inclusive homecoming court

Tulane's 2019 homecoming court winners
October 30, 2019

Tulane homecoming weekend means football, music, alumni and a celebration of the Green Wave. And this year, a gender-inclusive homecoming court.  In the past, homecoming court consisted of 10 undergraduate...

Homecoming Court works to dismantle gender binary, becomes trans-inclusive

Emma Vaughters | Layout Editor
November 7, 2018

For students, alumni and other members of the Tulane family, Homecoming Week marks a beautiful celebration of their pride in the good ol’ olive and green, and a chance to return to campus to take part...

Tulane community members come together for Homecoming

Tulane students enjoy carnival rides, food, and local music Friday night on the LBC Quad. The night culminated in a fireworks display.
November 9, 2017

The New Orleans hot weather returned, alumni flooded campus and events ranging from tailgating to carnivals filled students' weeks with school spirit. It was Homecoming time. For this year's Homecoming...

How HBCUs “Come Together”: black colleges and universities offer a different Homecoming experience

How HBCUs
November 9, 2017

"In the days leading up to homecoming, the atmosphere on campus is marked by intense anticipation," Edward Wiggins, a sophomore at Xavier University of New Orleans, said. "All of the students are preparing...

Homecoming Week includes fun, family-friendly events

Homecoming Week includes fun, family-friendly events
November 2, 2017

Tulane's Homecoming Week offers a cornucopia of events to bridge the gap between the hype of Halloween and the countdown to Thanksgiving. This year spanning from Oct. 30 - Nov. 4, "Wave ‘17 " will be...

Jesse McCartney to grace Tulane with his “Beautiful Soul”

jesse mccartney
November 1, 2017

After Voodoo Music + Arts Experience, featuring little-known and mediocre artists like The Killers and Kendrick Lamar, Tulane is in for a refreshing change as Tidal Wave brings musical prodigy Jesse McCartney...

Green Wave rolls onto home turf: Tulane prepares to play SMU in homecoming game

Redshirt sophomore quarterback Glen Cuiellette prepares to set up a play during Tulane's most recent home game against the University of Memphis. The Green Wave is currently ranked 3-4 overall, and 0-3 in the American Athletic Conference.
October 26, 2016

As Tulane prepares for homecoming weekend by decorating buildings in olive and blue, lighting up McAlister Auditorium and setting up tailgate tents on the quad, the Green Wave (3-4, 0-3 American Athletic...

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