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Tulane hosts first-ever sex week

sex week

Amy Nankin, News Editor

February 19, 2020

The Well for Health Promotion at Tulane University hosted the first annual sex week, a week full of sex appreciation and educational programming to help students become more comfortable talking about sex. The week kicked off on Monday, Feb. 10, with a sexual empowerment and wellness lecture and continued until Friday with events like “Mindful Masturbation: How Em...

We can’t address sexual violence if we keep trying to promote ‘healthy masculinity’

Emily Buttitta, Senior Staff Writer

October 9, 2019

The Well for Health Promotion has implemented a new event – the MENtality Project Lunch & Learn – the goal of which is to “help engage, educate and empower students to create an open environment to discuss healthy masculinity.” Though The Well is adopting preemptive measures to combat ...

MENtality project promotes healthy masculinity

President Mike Fitts addressing the issue of sexual violence as part of the All In Initiative

Amy Nankin, News Editor

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

faculty

September 5, 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 with vigilant attention and loving care.  Every student walking down McAlister Drive embodies a unique set...

The Freshman Plague: What students are doing to stay healthy

good health habits

Czars Trinidad, Senior Staff Reporter

October 12, 2018

"Achoo!" your roommate exclaims. He's coughing and sneezing, but he doesn't seem that bad, or so you think. You don't think much of this, and you continue to interact with him as you normally do. "It can't be that bad," you reassure yourself. That's what freshman Andrew Lomuscio thought. Fast forwar...

Standardized comprehensive sex education critical for young students

Daniel Horowitz, Views Editor

April 11, 2018

Awkward experiences are commonplace during a person's early teenage years. Just because something is awkward, however, does not make it bad. Sex education could possibly be one of the most awkward experiences for a young adult navigating the maze of puberty. But these courses teach us about the information,...

Sexual assault awareness month brings events, discussion

Sexual assault awareness month brings events, discussion

Margaux Armfield, Staff Reporter

April 5, 2017

April marks Tulane's third year of organized participation in Sexual Assault Awareness Month. The National Sexual Violence Research Center sponsors SAAM on a national level and created this year's theme: believing and supporting survivors of sexual violence. At Tulane, SAAM is coordinated by the...