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“Ephemeral” exhibit showcases the African-American experience

“Ephemeral” exhibit showcases the African-American experience

Daniel Williams

January 19, 2017


Filed under Features, Showcase, The Wolf

On the thin line between the Marigny and the Bywater, walking distance from the New Orleans Center for the Creative Arts High School (NOCCA), is a young girl with her arms stretched outward. She wears a necklace that reads “light,” and if you stare long enough, you begin to feel as though she was...

7 tips on eating healthy while broke

7 tips on eating healthy while broke

Dannielle Garcia

October 24, 2016


Filed under Food, New Orleans Culture, The Wolf

Just because you have an intense class schedule or you’re riding the poor,  struggle bus, doesn’t mean your health or physique needs to be sacrificed. To help ease our ever growing muffin tops, we turned to Molly Kimball, an experienced dietitian at Ochsner Fitness Center and founder of Eat Fit N...

Dorm room recipes to keep the hunger away

Dorm room recipes to keep the hunger away

Paulina Picciano and Alliciyia George

October 24, 2016


Filed under Food, Food and Dining, Showcase, The Wolf

Ever been severely disappointed to walk into the OR and realize they’re not serving hash browns for breakfast? Yeah, me too. Cue sweet potato hash with eggs. Even if it’s already 2 p.m. on the weekend and you just woke up about five minutes prior, whipping up this colorful dish will make you feel...

The not so secret life of a college herbivore*

The not so secret life of a college herbivore*

Sidney Holmes

October 12, 2016


Filed under Food, Food and Dining, Showcase, The Wolf

VEGAN Veganism is a diet that abstains from the use of animal products. Not only do vegans not eat meat, but they also don’t eat animal by-products, which includes dairy and eggs. A vegan diet is heavily based on fruits and vegetables. Hana Borhani, music industry junior, said that she became a v...

Around the world in 7 days

Around  the world in 7 days

Grant Dufrene

October 7, 2016


Filed under Food, Food and Dining, Showcase, The Wolf

Rollin’ Fatties - 1430 Tulane Ave Mexican-ish? Need to fulfill a Mexican craving that Taco Bell won’t fix? Try Rollin’ Fatties. It’s a good, local alternative to a restaurant like Izzo’s, and the price is similar. Rollin’ Fatties is named after its foot long burrito, “The Fatty,” which ca...

Editor’s Note

Editor’s Note

Starlight Williams

October 7, 2016


Filed under Food and Dining, Showcase, The Wolf

It’s not hard to find good food in New Orleans. However, for the average broke, college student, good food does not equate a healthy and an affordable meal. From eating deep fried comfort food to quick and easy neon yellow mac and cheese, it is no surprise that the freshman 15 can quickly become the...

Where are they now?: Alfred Banks

Where are they now?: Alfred Banks

Sabelo Jupiter

October 6, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Showcase, The Wolf

There was no fear in his eyes, nor any anticipation. Banks exuded an aura of calm, his mind-state never going anywhere but the present.  However, where Banks is now sharply contrasts where he was about 10 years ago: a first-year student at Loyola University  New Orleans, ready to begin his rap career....

Waiters are servers not servants

Waiters are servers not servants

Davis Walden

October 6, 2016


Filed under Food and Dining, The Wolf

With long hours, awkward attempts to gracefully glide between tables with 20 pounds of food precariously held above one’s head, taxing patrons and sometimes meager tips, one might wonder how one can handle being a waiter. However for Duane Wilson, a server at Court of Two Sisters, the sense of fa...

Getting real with Elysian Feel

Getting real with Elysian Feel

Caleb Beck

October 6, 2016


Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Music, Showcase, The Wolf

We got together with Elysian Feel, a New Orleans band from Loyola University New Orleans that combines funk, jazz, R&B and blues in their sound. They’ve recently finished a summer tour of the southeast United States and are preparing to release their sophomore album. Dylan Seals is on the drums, Abner Dei...

NOLA nightlife on a dime

NOLA nightlife on a dime

Colleen Dulle

October 1, 2016


Filed under Music, New Orleans Culture, Nightlife, The Wolf

Stop 1:  Route to Frenchmen Street Pro tip: if you’re taking an Uber to Frenchmen Street, set Dat Dog as your destination. If you just put in the street name, the pin drops in a scary-looking alley in the middle of nowhere where the street supposedly begins. Our driver Brennan told us he’d...

Follow the music to New Orleans

Follow the music to New Orleans

Jamal Melancon

September 24, 2016


Filed under Music, Nightlife, The Wolf

Siberia- 2227 St. Claude Avenue While there’s a bit of distance for Uptown residents, Siberia offers a cozy dimly lit den with an atmosphere that lends itself to a rock, punk and metal vibes. But dont’ worry, it still allows for a range of musical styles. House of Blues-225 Decatur St. If you a...

Interview with a vampire

Interview with a vampire

Ellen McCusker

September 22, 2016


Filed under Features, Nightlife, The Wolf

When a vampire in Romania video calls you in the middle of a work day, you are compelled to answer. However, instead of relaxing in his coffin or dining on the blood of an unsuspecting victim, Father Sebastiaan, a successful figure in the vampire community, was just sitting down to a chicken dinner...

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