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Playlist: Rappin’ Christmas

Playlist: Rappin' Christmas

Jessica Galloway, Intersections Editor

November 28, 2018

It’s that time of year again. You can always tell when Christmas is approaching in Louisiana when the high today is 73 and the low is 40, and somehow there are dead leaves everywhere despite our total lack of a real autumn. In honor of the most wonderful time of the year, here is a list of a few o...

Undercurrents: 5 things TU know this week

Undercurrents: 5 things TU know this week

Jessica Galloway, Intersections Editor

November 14, 2018

Fall Harvest Festival The Office of Multicultural Affairs and the Office of International Students and Scholars are co-hosting the annual Fall Harvest Festival and Potluck Dinner on Tuesday, Nov. 20 in the Lavin-Bernick Center for University Life. The event is meant to give international students, who tend to remain o...

Student organizations team up to celebrate Pride Month

Courtesy of Red Tremmel

Jessica Galloway, Intersections Editor

October 3, 2018

Picture this: rainbow flag decorations, queer organizations tabling on McAlister Drive and drag queens visiting campus for special pride events. This image may sound like it belongs to the month of June, which has been designated as LGBT Pride Month in honor of the Stonewall Riots of 1969. In reality,...

Undercurrents: Intersections’ 5 things TU know this week

Undercurrents: Intersections’ 5 things TU know this week

Jessica Galloway and Jewell Prim

October 3, 2018

Trump mocks FordThe crowd at Donald Trump’s rally this past Tuesday cheered the president on as he mocked the testimonies given by Dr. Christine Blasey Ford during the hearings for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, in which she details the sexual assault she is accusing Kavanaugh of committing. “A m...

Online dating while black: How racial discrimination affects which way we swipe

Online dating while black: How racial discrimination affects which way we swipe

Jessica Galloway, Intersections Editor

September 26, 2018

The age of the internet has revolutionized many aspects of our lives, including the way we date. Unfortunately, the racial discrimination that one might experience in real life does occur online as well. Black people, and black women in particular, have a harder time finding their matches online. In...

Catching up with the Center for Academic Equity

Jessica Galloway, Intersections Editor

September 14, 2018

Adjusting to life in college is often very challenging. Some students often feel the pressures of learning good study habits, being far from their homes and families and trying to make new friends. This process tends to be even harder on certain members of the Tulane community. Dealing with issues specific to...

Intersectional Confessional: Alternative black girl

Intersectional Confessional: Alternative black girl

Jessica Galloway, Intersections Editor

September 7, 2018

The historical and systematic policing of black women’s bodies has not stopped at the legislative level, where rich, old, white men pass laws denying us the right to choose. It has not stopped with the trauma of police brutality and the catcalling in the streets. Black women are scrutinized even in...

Intersections’ summer rap-up playlist

Rappers Rich Tha Kid, Lil Uzi Vert, and Drake

Jessica Galloway, Intersections Editor

September 3, 2018

The past few months have been an interesting time for rap music. Kanye West dropped a polarizing project following his political tirades on Twitter and other media outlets, newcomers Lil Baby and Juice WRLD burst onto the scene with help from other popular rappers, and Travis Scott released a new alb...

The Hullabaloo’s crawfish crash-course

The Hullabaloo's crawfish crash-course

Jessica Galloway, Arcade Editor

April 18, 2018

Crawfest, the largest student-run music festival in the nation, will take place once again on the Lavin-Bernick Center for University Life Quadrangle this upcoming weekend. Festival attendees can expect local New Orleans food vendors, two stages for musical acts and alcohol being served to those 21 ye...

Unique BUKUlture differentiates New Orleans music festival

Buku Music and Art Project begins 2 p.m. Friday, March 9 in buildings across the Mississippi Riverfront and focuses on celebrating its unique BUKulture - a combination of art displays and live music.

Jessica Galloway, Arcade Editor

March 7, 2018

New Orleans is a city like no other, so it's on-brand for one of the city's largest music festivals to offer its attendees experiences that they won't find anywhere else. The musical performances offered are one thing – headliners like Migos, MGMT and SZA are bound to attract crowds – but the uniq...

Oscars Roster: Working-class America spotlight

Oscars Roster: Working-class America spotlight

Jessica Galloway and Austin Mankin

March 1, 2018

While there is still a lot to be said and done about the way marginalized identities are represented in Hollywood, 2017 seemed to be a milestone year for the industry. Three of the Oscar nominees for best film had leads that were people of color, and "Moonlight," a film about queerness and black masc...

Tulane professor attempts to correct revisionist history with new play

Jessica Galloway, Arcade Editor

February 22, 2018

Whether it was your favorite subject or the one you dreaded sitting through the most, many can recall having to take a history or humanities class every year of grade school. And because, in the U.S., we're all about America all the time, this course requirement typically includes an American History cl...