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The Tulane Hullabaloo

The Hullabaloo uses New Year’s to evaluate resolutions

Emma Discher, Editor-in-Chief

January 13

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

For The Hullabaloo, the year starts in May when the staff turns over, but that does not mean that the new year is meaningless for us. Every year, we too make an annual resolution. For us this resolution is not about committing to...

Emil Garner’s death underscored

December 2

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Tulane student Emil Garner died in a car accident Friday in Holmdel, New Jersey. A student in the A.B. Freeman School of Business and transfer student from Denmark, Garner's tragedy was communicated to only students of the busines...

A monument to reflect the city

November 18

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Over the past few months, public discourse about changing the name of Robert E. Lee Circle has been on the rise. The monument is a hot topic because it controversially memorializes the Confederate General Robert E. Lee. In May, Ne...

Student press essential, vulnerable

November 12

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

This week at the University of Missouri, President Tim Wolfe stepped down after months of calls for his resignation by the student organization Concerned Student 1950. The organization, which is made up predominantly of students of c...

All must act to improve campus security

November 4

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

When it comes to alcohol awareness, there are plenty of posters, mandatory seminars and other materials advocating for students to properly research and practice certain precautions when drinking. There are significantly fewer ad...

Landmark Security officers provide safety to LBC, residence halls still lacking

October 28

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Following the Oct. 10 armed robbery in the Lavin-Bernick Center, Tulane amped up security in and around the area. Tulane University Police Department now has a more visible presence by the LBC and more recently, yellow jackets e...

Interns should be protected from sexual harassment, discrimination

October 8

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Last week, a Connecticut bill went into effect that prohibits the harassment and discrimination of interns in the workplace. This may seem like a productive legislative step for Connecticut, but what is concerning is that Connec...

McAlister chalkers have the right to free speech

September 30

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

America's founders demanded that its citizens have the right to free speech. The public has consistently engaged in protests, exercising this right. At Tulane, with a freshman class that hails from 46 different states and 18 d...

Students need more outdoor study spaces

September 23

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

In a city with 216 sunny days a year and 277 days per year above 70 degrees, it is quite perplexing how Tulane's only outdoor study spaces include a few gatherings of tables and benches and others scattered across campus. There ...

Dismantling Tulane Emergency Medical Services would be a mistake

September 16

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Vice President of Student Affairs Dusty Porter announced Sept. 4 that Tulane Emergency Medical Services is suspended indefinitely. While TEMS undergoes review by the university for Student Conduct violations, Tulane students r...

Tulane Dining continues to innovate

September 2

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Tulane Dining Services has done it again. In going the extra mile and taking innovation for a college dining service to...

Letter from the editor: The Hullabaloo’s Katrina story

Emma Discher, Editor-in-Chief

August 26

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

The current staff of The Tulane Hullabaloo was not in New Orleans when Hurricane Katrina hit 10 years ago. We were in junior high schools across the United States and did not experience the storm or the aftermath. We want to us...

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