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From the Basement – the tailgating takedown

From the Basement - the tailgating takedown
November 7, 2018

One would think that tailgating of all things would be pretty difficult to screw up. If the Merriam-Webster Dictionary defined tailgating, it would likely be something along the lines of: “groups of...

LA legislature cuts TOPS again, affecting Tulane students

TOPS
February 1, 2018

A Louisiana state budget proposal by Democratic Governor John Bel Edwards which was presented on Monday, Jan. 22, poses drastic changes to the Taylor Opportunity Program for Students (TOPS). TOPS provides...

Universities must work toward complete freedom of gender expression to accommodate students

Universities must work toward complete freedom of gender expression to accommodate students
November 29, 2017

Most spectators of the sparring match involving freedom of speech might get caught up in the misconception that the argument is a binary one — conservatives defend all free speech while liberals...

Student access to contraceptives must take precedence over religious concerns

Student access to contraceptives must take precedence over religious concerns
November 15, 2017

Last Tuesday, the University of Notre Dame reversed a previous decision and implemented a policy covering contraceptives in university insurance plans given to students. Subject to heated debate,...

Affirmative action critical for representation in universities

Affirmative action critical for representation in universities
August 24, 2017

 With political conversations circling the collegiate admissions process, it is obligatory that Tulane students understand the ongoing debate over affirmative action. Supporters of a change in legislation...

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