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A sorority house representing the pervasive whiteness of greek life

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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Policing Mardi Gras: TUPD prepares for the city’s biggest party of the year

Josh Axelrod, Senior Staff Reporter February 19, 2020

When Mardi Gras’ main weekend commences, Broadway Street erupts. Hoards of people gather around fraternity houses, solo cups in hand, as music roars.  As a result, Tulane University Police position...

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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. 
Greek Groove Sends Sisters to Senegal through Friendly Competition

Greek Groove Sends Sisters to Senegal through Friendly Competition

Jennings Nelson, Staff Reporter November 8, 2018

Tulane Panhellenic Council put on its third annual Greek Groove dance competition in McAlister Auditorium this past Thursday, Nov. 1. Young women from each of Tulane’s eight Panhellenic Sororities strutted...

Greek life reexamines core values, role in Tulane partying

Greek life reexamines core values, role in Tulane partying

Cam Lutz and Carrigan English September 28, 2017

When it comes to nightlife at Tulane, many students often closely associate Greek organizations with drinking and partying. With Tulane's status as The Princeton Review's No. 1 party school in the nation,...

Fifteen women representing all eight Tulane sororities traveled to Nkoka, Malawi to build a school in support of womens education this summer.

Tulane sororities help build school in Malawi

Clara Lacey and Carrigan English August 25, 2017

Fifteen women from various Tulane sororities traveled to Nkoka, Malawi, for 10 days to build a school this summer.  The Circle of Sisterhood Foundation connected Tulane sorority members with the international...

The Tulane Xi Chapter of Gamma Rho Lambda. Photo courtesy of GRL

Gamma Rho Lambda ‘queers’ Greek norms, strives for intersectional inclusivity

Luo Qi Kong, Staff Reporter February 16, 2017

Centered on intersectionality, inclusivity and siblinghood, Gamma Rho Lambda's Xi Chapter provides an experience definitively distinct from many other organizations at Tulane University. The organization,...

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