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The Tulane Hullabaloo

Letter from the Editor: A pledge to our readers

Lily Milwit, Editor-in-Chief
June 7, 2017
Filed under No Photo, Views

I first stepped into the Hullabaloo office during one of my first days as a Tulane freshman. That day, I was interviewing to be the sports layout editor. I had little idea what I was getting myself into, but I got the position. Since then, I have spent countless nights and hours in that office with hundreds...

Divisiveness does not equate to freedom of speech

Madeline Ninno, Staff Writer
June 7, 2017
Filed under No Photo, Views

As increasing political tensions proliferate college campuses, the debate over the limitations on free speech has become more heated. These debates have even sparked protests and violent conflicts at some universities. While freedom of speech has long been considered indispensable in the democratic...

Proposed budget is shortsighted, lacks balance

Nketiah Berko, Views Editor
June 7, 2017
Filed under Archives, No Photo, Views

On May 1, members of the Louisiana House Appropriations Committee approved a budget that drastically decreases funding to numerous agencies, including the Department of Child and Family Services, the Health Department, the Corrections Department and others. The budget reduces government expenditure by $630 million more than Governor John Bel Edward’s budget proposal. Nevertheless, citing the state’...

Off-Campus armed robbery leads to three arrests

Fiona Grathwohl, News Editor
May 26, 2017
Filed under Crime, No Photo

An unidentified person flagged down a Tulane University Police Department patrol unit at around 1:43 a.m. on Tuesday near Broadway and Maple Street. The person reported being robbed by a group of men, some of whom were armed with handguns, around the 600 block of Broadway.The New Orleans Police...

TUPD assists in vehicle accident, suspicious persons report

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter
April 20, 2017
Filed under Archives, News, No Photo

Vehicle Accident:Tulane University Police Department assisted New Orleans Police Department with a three-vehicle accident which included a Tulane student at 4:50 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of Broadway and Plum streets.According to the daily activities report, the Tulane student reported...

Tulane guest lecturer arrested, booked for rape of student

Lily Milwit, News Editor
April 2, 2017
Filed under Crime, News, No Photo

Rafael Schincariol, a guest lecturer at Tulane, was arrested Thursday and booked on one count of third-degree rape of a Tulane graduate student.Schincariol gave a lecture titled "Mobilizations of Youth, Artists and Collectives in Brazil" on Feb. 9 in Joseph Merrick Jones Hall. According to Claudia...

Baseball drops final two, is swept by San Diego through weekend series

Susan Fanelli, Sports Editor
March 15, 2017
Filed under Archives, Baseball, No Photo, Online Features, Sports

In a four-game series against the San Diego University Toreros (10-3), Tulane baseball (3-12), dropped its final two on Saturday and Sunday. The Wave fell to the Toreros 5-4 on Saturday and 6-2 on Sunday at Greer Field in Turchin Stadium.The Wave entered the stadium on Saturday looking to bounce...

Men’s basketball stumbles in second half, falls 80-75 to SMU

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter
February 17, 2017
Filed under Archives, Basketball, No Photo, Sports

Despite having the lead for the first 30 minutes, the Green Wave (4-13, 1-4 American Athletic Conference) ultimately fell to 19th-ranked Southern Methodist (23-4, 13-1 AAC) 80-75 Wednesday at the Moody Coliseum in Dallas.SMU had five players score in double digits and shot 18-for-32 from the field...

United States in need of democratic self-reflection

Daniel Horowitz, Associate Views Editor
February 8, 2017
Filed under No Photo, Views

Earlier this month, the Economist Intelligence Unit released its annual Democracy Index, which indicates the state of democratic conditions in each country. As of the end of 2016, the United States had fallen below the threshold of "full democracy" and was downgraded to a "flawed democracy." Several...

Morgan shoots career best in 74-68 overtime victory over Cincinnati

Susan Fanelli, Sports Editor
February 8, 2017
Filed under Basketball, No Photo, Online Features, Sports

As tournament season draws near, Tulane women's basketball (14-7, 5-3 American Athletic Conference) knocked off conference rival University of Cincinnati (14-7, 5-3 AAC) with an overtime victory of 74-68.The Wave started the game trailing the Bearcats, but by halftime, junior guard Kolby Morgan...

2017 NBA All-Star Game moved to New Orleans

Kevin Qualman, Staff Reporter
February 2, 2017
Filed under Archives, No Photo, Sports

In two weeks, various NBA players will arrive for the annual All-Star Game, but the voyage to New Orleans did not avoid controversy.The All-Star Game will be hosted at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 19 at the Smoothie King Center, home of the New Orleans Pelicans. The privilege of hosting was originally...

Hookup culture does not equal feminism

Hookup culture does not equal feminism

Robin Boch, Associate Views Editor
February 2, 2017
Filed under Campus, No Photo, Online Features, Showcase, Views

“Hookup culture” has become a common phrase in today’s society. It describes a culture in which many people have casual sexual experiences with one another, often looking for encounters with no real emotional bond or relationship. Hookup culture is practiced by people of any age, gender, race,...

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