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The ruling is in: the monuments are out

It was a little over a year ago that New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu signed an ordinance calling for the relocation of four city monuments: Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee, P.G.T. Beauregard, and the Battle of Liberty Place. The ordinance declared the monuments “nuisances,” and a violation of City Code Section 146-611, which calls for their re...

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New Orleans hosts Junior Achievement entrepreneurial finalists

Christopher Walker, Editor - in - Chief

Junior Achievement, a national organization implemented in many middle and high schools around the country, has a mission to “inspire and prepare young people to succeed in a global economy,” per their website. One of t...

March 22No Comments

Department of Management and Marketing hosts first Spring Management Week

Jamie Lloyd, News Editor

The University of New Orleans’ Department of Management and Marketing celebrated its first Management Week from March 13-17. The week kicked off with a number of events geared toward workplace leadership, including professio...

March 22No Comments

Female entrepreneur panel empowers students

Anjanae Crump, Managing Editor

On March 16, a group of local female business owners gathered before students in Kirschman Hall and shared their entrepreneurial journeys, including how they overcame obstacles and reached success.   On the pa...

March 22No Comments

GNOCIA Shines a Light on Cyber Security Program at UNO

March 15

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Men’s Tennis heads to the Lone Star State for three matches

Courtesy of UNO Athletics

The University of New Orleans men's tennis hits the road this week to begin a season-long five-match road swing, starting with three matches in the state of Texas.   The road trip begins on Tuesday, Mar. 14 aga...

March 15No Comments

Beach Volleyball goes 2-2 at Badger Beach Bash

March 8

UNO men’s basketball wins SLC Championship

March 8

UNO defeats LSU in iconic upset at home

March 8

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UNO alumni band Druidian Pink releases debut EP

Lones Gagnard, Contributor

UNO alums Brandon Meyer and Jeff Ledet have just released their first EP “Pink Aliens” under the moniker Druidian Pink. Lead guitarist and singer Brandon Meyer, drummer Jeff Ledet and bassist Eric Sie make up the ban...

March 22No Comments

“Big Little Lies” hits every drama sweet spot

Anna Gowin, Features and Entertainment Editor

The world of nannies, private schools and extravagantly themed fundraisers hardly feels like the typical setting for a murder. But that is exactly what HBO’s new series, “Big Little Lies,” sets out to do. The show is str...

March 22No Comments

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Safe spaces protect, not stifle, diversity in opinions

Anna Gowin, Features and Entertainment Editor

It is easy to say that the idea of a “safe space” violates principles of free speech, or that they shelter people from opposing opinions. But, often, the people who feel...

March 22

Feminists must unite and conquer, not divide and be defeated

Driftwood Editorial Staff

One of the great divides between feminists is whether or not they are for abortion or anti-abortion. The solution shouldn’t be to say which decision is right or which is w...

March 22

To fight speech you don’t agree with, use more speech, not less

March 15

Safe Spaces

March 15

Technology: Friend or Foe

March 8

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Feminists must unite and conquer, not divide and be defeated

Driftwood Editorial Staff

One of the great divides between feminists is whether or not they are for abortion or anti-abortion. The solution shouldn’t be to say which decision is right or which is w...

March 22

Safe Spaces

Driftwood Editorial Staff

The average person pees almost 3,000 times a year. Now, imagine for a large portion of that time, you’re afraid to use the bathroom, that in public place, you feel there...

March 15

Black History Month

March 8

Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free

March 8

America’s political system was tested with Trump’s Muslim ban

February 8

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