Student newspaper serving Tulane University, Uptown New Orleans

The Tulane Hullabaloo

PRO: TEMS provides vital service

Jack Newell, Staff Reporter
October 1, 2014
Filed under Views

The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.The frequency of alcohol-related incidents requiring Tulane Emergency Medical Services has led many within both the administration and student communities to worry about the alcohol-oriented and b...

Short-term teaching contracts restrict faculty potential, negatively impact classroom

Staff Editorial
October 1, 2014
Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Though the number of full-time teaching positions at Tulane has remained constant, the number of adjunct positions, meaning not full-time, has increased, which has resulted in adverse effects for the Tulane community. Students may develop less meaningful relationships with adjunct professors, and adjuncts ...

Feminist community lacks holistic approach

Rosie Li, Staff Reporter
October 1, 2014
Filed under Views

The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Tulane has a unique feminist culture fueled by the Newcomb College Institute and several active organizations on campus. Despite admirable efforts and achievements, the feminist movement still f...

CON: Students abuse TEMS services

Brandi Doyal, Views Editor
October 1, 2014
Filed under Views

The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Again and again, students recite what seems to be the average Tulane student’s motto, "work hard, play hard." This motto is a tangible representation of Tulane’s binge drinking culture and...

Psych Gumbo: Hazing issue persists, Southern colleges top reports

Holly Peek, Contributing Columnist
October 1, 2014
Filed under Views

The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Hazing is a practice often talked about on college campuses, particularly when students are considering which organizations to join. Despite strict rules banning this behavior, hazing still occur...

New city policy upheaves homeless community

Brandi Doyal, Views Editor
September 24, 2014
Filed under Views

The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.The New Orleans City Council passed an ordinance on Sept. 4 that bans tents, couches and other obstructions from public rights of way including but not limited to streets, sidewalks, neutral gro...

Student outrage towards Gold Zone is unwarranted

Carl Vidrine, Associate Views Editor
September 24, 2014
Filed under Views

The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.The ill will students have expressed towards the Gold Zone is wrongheaded and misplaced. While the Gold Zone no longer provides the campus or residence to commercial establishment option, this c...

Policies banning trans students from listing preferred names on Splash Cards are justified

Hannah Orr, Contributing Reporter
September 24, 2014
Filed under Views

The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Transgender students at Tulane have requested to list their preferred names on their Splash Cards. Not much, however, can be done to amend Tulane's current policies on the matter. People have blam...

New dining options should be further discussed with students

Claire Davenport, Contributing Reporter
September 24, 2014
Filed under Views

The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.The Ironsides Waffles food truck, a much-needed on-campus dining option, opened Sept 16 and is stationed at the corner of Freret Street and McAlister Drive every Tuesday and Wednesday from 9 a...

Living-Learning Communities neglect promise of academic guidance

Emma Crow, Contributing Reporter
September 20, 2014
Filed under Views

The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Tulane's Living Learning Communities, designed to provide students with a unique educational experience within residential life, have failed to offer the types of programs that grant this intellectu...

Freshman Summer Reading Project aptly introduces students to New Orleans

Emily Carmichael, Contributing Reporter
September 20, 2014
Filed under Views

The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Sarah Carr’s "Hope Against Hope: Three Schools, One City, and the Struggle to Educate America’s Children," the topic of this year’s freshman summer reading project, shows incoming students a s...

Staff Editorial: Yulman brings school spirit back to campus life

September 17, 2014
Filed under Views

Tulane’s 35-20 win against Southeastern Louisiana Saturday at Yulman Stadium brought Tulane spirit to a high. The first football win on campus in 40 years presented a symbolically fresh start to a program that has recently become too used to losing.The win brought a palpable energy back into campus...

Student newspaper serving Tulane University, Uptown New Orleans
Views