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  • August 17First issue of Fall 2016 Driftwood in stands

  • August 17Driftwood launches brand new website

  • August 16Flooding in Central Louisiana

Catastrophic flood drenches LA

On Friday, Aug. 12, Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards declared Louisiana to be in a state of emergency. Described by scientists as the kind of flood that comes once every thousand years, 60,000 homes were damaged, 20,000 people rescued and 13 Louisianians dead made this one of the worst floods in the state’s history. Smaller towns in central Louisiana surrounde... Read more »

Punishment for smoking weed depends on who catches you

Mindy Jarrett, Copy Editor

A New Orleans marijuana reform ordinance marks its two-month anniversary this week. The ordinance was first signed into municipal (city) code in March by Mayor Mitch Landrieu and calls for New Orleans Police Department o...  Read More »

August 23, 2016 • 0 comments

When disaster hits: the essential guide

Anjanae Crump, Managing Editor

As we enter the most intense weeks of hurricane season, University of New Orleans officials urge students to get their emergency plans in order. According to a recent report from Colorado State University, a total of fifteen ...  Read More »

August 23, 2016 • 0 comments

Trump campain tanking in key swing states

Leo Castell, Staff

With the chaos of the Democratic and Republican National Conventions behind us, post-convention polling fluctuations have stabilized and the numbers do not look good for Donald Trump. According to RealClearPolitics’ aggrega...  Read More »

August 23, 2016 • 0 comments

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Introduction to investing

Fernando J. Saballos, Contibutor

So you’re eager to play the stock market, or you want to put your money into a 401k or IRA and let it grow for retirement. Maybe you’re a risk taker and want to do your finest impersonation of a Wall Street broker by day ...  Read More »

August 23, 2016 • 0 comments

  • NOLA pot ordinance pointless August 23, 2016
  • History reveals drug usage nothing new August 23, 2016
  • Opiod abuse devastates lives of more than the addict August 23, 2016
  • New editor, new Driftwood August 17, 2016

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Question of the Week – Issue 2

Driftwood, Staff

August 24, 2016 • 0 comments

Lady Privateers welcome alumni to preseason scrimmage

August 24, 2016

Question of the Week – Issue 1

August 17, 2016

UNO Bookstore: Not your only option

August 16, 2016

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