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OPINION | Longer Thanksgiving breaks provides necessary recharge for students

OPINION | Longer Thanksgiving breaks provides necessary recharge for students

Casey Wade, Staff Writer November 16, 2022

Before Tulane University students make the annual pilgrimage home to devour turkey and spend time with their extended families, they must persevere through one final week. Students must endure class...

The holidays are a time for rest — but can one responsibly take a break from something as important as politics?

OPINION | Disengaging from politics this holiday season

Doxey Kamara, Intersections Editor December 16, 2021

Politics can be a hard thing to ignore. Particularly as social media usage has skyrocketed during the pandemic — exposing more people to political figures and viewpoints — it can feel like political...

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Saints’ fourth consecutive loss could cut playoff chances

Juliet Adams, Contributing Reporter December 1, 2021

The New Orleans Saints continued a four-game losing streak against the Buffalo Bills on Thanksgiving Day at the Caesars Superdome 31-6. Saints’ quarterback Trevor Siemian could not offensively...

OPINION | What is Thanksgiving to minorities?

OPINION | What is Thanksgiving to minorities?

Doxey Kamara, Intersections Editor November 18, 2021

Thanksgiving’s origin story claims that the pilgrims, newly arrived to America, shared a peaceful dinner with friendly Native people, who teach the pilgrims how to survive in the “New World”...

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Reciprocity lost: Thanksgiving’s dark origin

Kennedy Walker and Emrey Broyles November 18, 2020

Each year, on the fourth Thursday of November, families and friends across the U.S. gather to express their gratitude for one another and various aspects of their lives. While this occasion has had...


Staff Ed: This holiday, we’re giving thanks for our faculty

November 27, 2019

Undoubtedly, Tulane is already feeling the Thanksgiving spirit. With bags packed and planes boarded, students are vacating school and readying themselves for warm embraces from grandparents, heaping...

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Arcade ranks ‘Friends’ Thanksgiving episodes

Lauren Berg, Contributing Writer November 20, 2019

Here is a definitive ranking of all 10 of the “Friends” Thanksgiving episodes to get you in the spirit for the upcoming holiday. The show’s annual Thanksgiving episodes are each iconic in their own...

Making the most of New Orleans: Thanksgiving as an opportunity to explore

Making the most of New Orleans: Thanksgiving as an opportunity to explore

Alice Moye-Honeyman, Staff Reporter November 14, 2018

So, you’re stuck at Tulane for Thanksgiving. You know, there are far worse places to be during a major holiday. So take advantage of this staycation opportunity and enjoy everything New Orleans...

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