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Sophomore September

Prior to our Sophomore Week and Sophomore Declaration Celebration in the spring semester, Newcomb-Tulane College and other on-campus departments and organizations are hosting events for Tulane's Class of 2024. Get involved and beat the sophomore slump!

Sophomore September Calendar

Full Schedule

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Wednesday, September 1                            

Sophomore September Begins at the Live Well Kick-Off, Berger Family Lawn*

Come join your classmates to kick off Sophomore September on the Berger Family Lawn! There will be Class of 2024 branded swag at this event!

Wednesdays with the O**

Yoga & S’Mores

Thursday, September 2

Equity Thursdays***

Sophomore Night at Tulane After Dark Trivia*

Friday, September 3

Lagniappe Lunch*

“Lagniappe” is a French word that means something extra. Come spice up your lunch with a little something extra! Walk up and join us for a taste of local New Orleans foods.

Saturday, September 4

Tulane Football vs. Oklahoma                                                             

Sunday, September 5

Student Activities Expo

The Student Activities Expo is the best opportunity to get involved with Recognized Student Organizations at Tulane! Each semester (fall and spring) begins with an activities expo to allow interested students to browse around and meet members of various Recognized Student Organizations. All active Recognized Student Organizations are invited to participate by sending members of their organization to meet with prospective members and promote their clubs.

Tuesday, September 7

Newcomb-Tulane College Grant Luncheon

Friday, September 10

Sophomore Night at Tulane After Dark Game Night

Saturday, September 11

Tulane Football v. Morgan State (Tentative Sophomore Tailgate Tent)

Friday, September 17

Fridays at Newcomb

Sophomore Jaunt to the Fly, 5-7:30

Saturday, September 18

Bayou St. John Open Paddle

Sophomore Night at Tulane After Dark Movie Night

Monday, September 21

Reading Project Keynote Lecture

Friday, September 24

Fridays at Newcomb

Saturday, September 25

Tulane Football v. UAB

Wednesdays, September 29

Shifting the Paradigm with Chanel Miller

Saturday, October 2^*          

Sophomore Retreat


*Collect Class of 2024 branded swag at this event

**Happening every Wednesday!

*** Happening every Thursday!       

^Not in Sept but close enough!


The Sophomore Retreat

Not sure what you want to do with life, let alone sophomore year? Come together with your fellow classmates and Newcomb-Tulane College at Sophomore September's premier event, the Sophomore Retreat. This is a one day retreat for students which aims to help them gain a deeper understanding of school-life balance and wellness and clarify questions about purpose and their future/career goals.

The Sophomore Retreat will take place Saturday, October 2 from 9:00 a.m.-3 p.m. at the Tulane River and Coastal Center. Breakfast, lunch, and transportation to and from will be provided.

Registration opens September 1.