Each year, members of the Tulane University Marching Band arrive on campus a week early to prepare for the upcoming season.
Before practice, Zoe Albert, a senior, has her hair braided by junior Avery Newsom.
At the head of the line, Tulane junior Adrian Jones moves in formation during marching drills on Wednesday morning (Aug 24).
Harry Rahn, a senior from Maryland, relaxes in place on Brown Field as he listens to marching instructions.
The flag team practices to a medley of David Bowie tunes, the featured artist for the 2016-17 school year.