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OPINION | Tulane needs to do more to protect students’ mental health

Tulane must take into account the students' well being to mend the current unhealthy work-life balance.
4 days ago

It has been an anxiety-inducing semester, to say the least. Over the past few months, students have dealt with unprecedented stressors as they have navigated a pandemic, a new hybrid learning format and...

Unmasked app gives students anonymous forum to discuss mental health

Unmasked app gives students anonymous forum to discuss mental health
October 21, 2020

Unmasked is a new app gaining popularity on college campuses all around the country. The mission of the app is to “provide a safe space for students to take off their masks and have real conversations.”...

Deficit of CAPS appointments impedes mental health support

Tulane must take into account the students' well being to mend the current unhealthy work-life balance.
March 12, 2020

In a setting where young adults are living in crowded spaces, adapting to rigorous course loads and navigating independent living for the first time, mental health resources should be readily accessible....

Celebrate Mental Health Festival encourages self care before finals

Student participates in activity at the Celebrate Mental Health Festival this Saturday.
November 14, 2019

Tulane University’s National Alliance on Mental Illness chapter hosted its annual Celebrate Mental Health Festival on Newcomb Quadrangle on Saturday, Nov. 9.  NAMI is “dedicated to ending the stigma...

Leaves of absence deserve Tulane’s backing

financial aid
November 13, 2019

This month, a Tulane professor won a grant from the National Institutes of Health to study the relationship between stress and mental illness. Such research echoes an increasing awareness of mental health’s...

AFSP hopes to pull community Out of Darkness with charity walk

Ashley Chen | Production Manager
October 16, 2019

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will host the Out of the Darkness New Orleans Walk Oct. 26 in Audubon Park. The event will provide mental health resources to the community and offer an opportunity...

‘Spilling the tea on mental health’: USG mental health awareness

'Spilling the tea on mental health': USG mental health awareness
October 9, 2019

Tulane University’s Undergraduate Student Government’s Public Health committee hosted a mental health awareness event called “Spilling the Tea on Mental Health” in the Caroline Richardson Building...

MENtality project promotes healthy masculinity

President Mike Fitts addressing the issue of sexual violence as part of the All In Initiative
October 2, 2019
The Well for Health Promotion at Tulane rolled out the MENtality Project Lunch & Learn to help engage, educate and empower students to create an open environment to discuss healthy masculinity. Sessions run every Tuesday throughout the fall semester in room LBC 201, and lunch is provided for all registered students.

Staff editorial: This year, let’s foster a community of care

September 4, 2019

The Tulane community is aching right now as we endure the unthinkable: saying goodbye to one of our own. This tragedy serves as a stark reminder that we carry a responsibility to look after one another...

CAPS scheduling system causing stress

Ashley Chen | Views Layout Editor
March 14, 2019

CAPS for Counseling Services, Tulane University’s college counseling center, provides a variety of psychological services, from individual therapy to group discussion sessions to care coordination. CAPS’s...

Undercurrents: 5 things TU know this week

Undercurrents: 5 things TU know this week
March 13, 2019

Tulane Mental Health Panel Those interested in learning about mental health and making connections to the Tulane student-athlete community are welcome to observe a panel connecting these topics...

Students make Tulane smile

Emma Vaughters | Layout Editor
January 30, 2019

Happy Tulane, a new project started by four freshmen involved in Tulane University’s Freshman Leadership Program, might just put a smile on your face. Happy Tulane aims to “bring happiness to Tulane’s...

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