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Students describe adverse effects to productivity, mental health during quarantine

Students describe adverse effects to productivity, mental health during quarantine

Ellie Detert, Contributing Reporter March 3, 2021

At the onset of the spring 2021 semester, Tulane quarantine policies for contact-traced students changed from 14 days to a seven-day quarantine stay at the Hyatt Regency. Students are shuttled to the Hyatt...

Tulane contact traced students quarantine at the Hyatt

Tulane contact traced students quarantine at the Hyatt

Amy Nankin, News Editor September 17, 2020

Starting Aug. 26, Tulane began to send students who have been in close contact with others who tested positive for COVID-19 to quarantine at the Hyatt Regency, instead of Paterson Residence Hall. This...

Contact tracing through a pandemic

Contact tracing through a pandemic

Jessie Lehman , Contributing Writer September 10, 2020

As Tulane University enters its fourth week of classes, more and more students are transitioning in and out of quarantine. Tulane’s contact tracing team identifies close contacts of those who test positive...

The Campus Patient Portal crashes frequently when scheduling a COVID-19 test

Campus testing does not provide a sense of security

Deeya Patel, Views Editor September 2, 2020

It is apparent that unease has punctuated life at Tulane this semester. Overheard in passing conversations, seen in tweets and read in emails is a widespread panic that the university is making a mistake...

Airing of Grievances: Zoom University

Airing of Grievances: Zoom University

Gabe Darley, Staff Writer May 1, 2020

Dear Professors of Tulane University: I’m writing you today as a student and friend. I want to start off by thanking you for your hard work throughout this crisis!  Without a doubt, the institution...

Naomi Smith | Staff Artist

Netflix’s best quarantine movies

Avery Anderson, Arcade Editor April 4, 2020

Looking for high-quality entertainment to fill those long and lonely days in quarantine? Arcade is here to help! We’ve compiled a list of Netflix recommendations perfect for a cozy night — or month...

Hooking up in the age of Coronavirus is just as toxic, if not worse.

Sex and coronavirus: Your important questions answered

Abimisola Anibaba, Contributing Writer April 1, 2020

In the midst of several depressing and fear-inducing headlines, it seems only right to share some good news and start addressing the quiet but very important questions on everyone’s mind — can we have...

Hanson Dai | Art Director

‘Quarantunes’: Arcade’s playlist for the pandemic

Haley Soares, Arcade Editor April 1, 2020

What good is an apocalypse without a killer soundtrack to accompany it? While it may not actually be the end of the world (yet), we’ve taken it upon ourselves to create the perfect playlist to guide...

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Stay in on the action and scratch your gambling itch without professional sports

Ezra Weber, Sports Editor April 1, 2020

So you’re a week and a half into quarantine and your bookie has stopped responding to your desperate texts? For the last time, he will not give you a line on the two kids playing roller hockey outside...

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