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The Tulane Hullabaloo

Tulane must actively address racist history

March 16

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

There is little doubt that slavery was integral to the founding of Tulane. The Medical College of Louisiana, which would later become Tulane University, was founded in 1834 and predates the Civil War. There is evidence that sla...

“Closed border” policy isolates Tulane from community

March 8

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

The Tulane Student Organization Policy and Handbook Committee recently updated its policy regarding student organizations. A new rule revokes non-Tulane affiliates' right to current and potential positions as full, decision-mak...

Students should stay safe, be respectful during Mardi Gras

Opinion of The Hullabaloo Board

February 27

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Mardi Gras is a highly anticipated time, but it should not be an opportunity for students to neglect the resources offered by our community. The Hullabaloo hopes that students will do their best to be respectful to locals, families,...

The Tulane Hullabaloo welcomes media, differs in journalistic process

February 15

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Despite a growing pool of available information for today's college students, student-run college newspapers still provide an essential service. The value of this media service is not being the first or being the most eye-cat...

Tulane community must show contract workers respect

Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board

February 9

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Bruff Commons is not just a place to grab food for many Tulane students, but a place to decompress from daily stresses, meet with friends and relax and — with the warm welcome from various Sodexo employees — it begins to feel...

Encouraging bipartisan communication

Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board

February 1

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board

James Carville, legendary political commentator turned Tulane professor, spoke on a panel with three other notable scholars on Jan. 17. One of the panelists, James Hartman, a well-regarded Republican political consultant and Tulane...

Get Yourself Tested

Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board

November 30

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

In today's culture, sex is everywhere. From representations in media to individual sex lives, it becomes increasingly important to be aware of one's sexual health.While Tulane offers an array of great sexual health resourc...

We must unite

The Tulane Hullabaloo Board

November 9

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

With the polls closed, the results in, and Donald Trump as the president-elect of the United States, Tulane finds itself in a state of reflection. The Hullabaloo acknowledges that throughout all circles on this campus, members of this c...

TUPD offers safety resources for students

The Tulane Hullabaloo Board

October 19

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Tulane University provides an adequate amount of resources to keep its students safe when they are off campus.Living in a city with one of the highest crime rates in the country already makes our community aware of crime rates. ...

DSC workers are not security guards

October 5

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Desk Service Coordinators, commonly referred to as "DSCs," are Tulane undergraduate students who are paid minimum wage to do a variety of duties at the dorm front desks. These tasks range from reminding students to tap in...

Tulane students must register to vote this election season

The Tulane Hullabaloo Board

September 21

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

The 2016 presidential election will be the first election in which most Tulane undergraduates are eligible to vote. If every person between the ages of 18-29 voted, it would be the largest voting block with 69 million votes. Coll...

Admissions missteps in application reform

Opinion of The Hullabaloo Board

August 31

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Tulane University has implemented a new policy regarding admissions. When a student potentially entering the class of 2021 applies, they may fill out an optional survey that allows them to identify as LBGTQQIA*, which will ...

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