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TUSTEP service dogs bring joy to campus life

Rosie Li, Staff Reporter
September 16, 2014
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The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.The Tulane University Service-Dog Training and Education Program has gained increasing attention and popularity and brought happiness to our campus through its distinctive mission and operations. Progra...

Psych Gumbo: Scandal drives domestic abuse into spotlight

Holly Peek, Contributing Columnist
September 16, 2014
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The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.The infamous elevator video of Ray Rice punching his current wife unconscious exploded in the media last week. Though many are aware that domestic violence exists, the harsh realities of this unpleas...

Letter to the Editor: Why students should consider vegan diet

September 16, 2014
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On a campus with as many pre-med and public health majors as Tulane, many students remain unaware of the benefits of a plant-based diet. This diet is one of the most effective ways to reduce the risk for chronic disease and maintain a healthy body weight.The China Study, the most comprehensive epide...

Staff Editorial: Lack of transparency on sexual assaults risks student safety

The Hullabaloo Editorial Board
September 10, 2014
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Tulane has finally begun to address sexual violence on campus with new programs, such as Kognito At-Risk, and campus-wide training, yet when it come to specific reports of sexual assault, the voices of the administration have fallen silent.They have failed to address the three sexual assault cases that were r...

Parking policies prove effective

Brandi Doyal, Views Editor
September 10, 2014
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The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.The opening of the new stadium has come with many hassles, but though irritating, the implementation of the gameday restrictions went better than expected during the home opener on Saturday. On gamedays, st...

Newly reinforced policies discourage student organized events

Rosie Li, Staff Reporter
September 10, 2014
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The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Tulane recently began enforcing a set of policies to regulate student-hosted events which may discourage student organizations from holding events due to increasing inconvenience and rising costs...

Outreach Tulane activities stray far from service

Jack Newell, Staff Reporter
September 10, 2014
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The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Tulane University needs to more closely monitor the selection of Outreach Tulane projects performed by students. This fact was made painfully apparent when an Outreach group was asked to take par...

Costly Kosher meal plan proves ineffective

Noa Elliot, Contributing Reporter
September 9, 2014
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The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.The Jewish undergraduate student population at Tulane University hovers around 33 percent, and yet the variety of food offered by the new kosher meal plan is both underwhelming and overpriced.For ne...

Letter to the editor: Tulane’s loss in rank showcases lack of priorities

September 9, 2014
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To the editor:While Tulane has been occupied with building its new $73 million Yulman Stadium, its ranking on the US News and World Report has fallen steadily over the past three years from 50 to 52, and now to 54. Most of Tulane's peer institutions, such as Vanderbilt, Rice and Emory, are ranked 16...

Adding bike lanes would make streets safer, students happier

Josh Kimbrell, Staff Reporter
September 9, 2014
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The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.A senator introduced the topic of bike lanes briefly at the Undergraduate Student Government meeting Sept. 9, and it's time the Tulane community as a whole takes the initiative to make the projec...

Letter to the editor: The Hullabaloo wrong to publish name of suicide victim

September 9, 2014
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To the editor:As a recent alumnus and current graduate student of Tulane University, I have concerns regarding the recent reporting methods The Hullabaloo followed in relation to the on-campus suicide that occurred last Wednesday. Including the name of the student who committed suicide was out of li...

Professor-in-residence position fails to meet potential

Kevin Young, Staff Reporter
September 8, 2014
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The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Several of Tulane's residence halls utilize the professor-in-residence model to strengthen their living-learning communities, but there is a serious disjunction between the program's initial goals...

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