The Tulane Hullabaloo

Upcoming Voodoo Festival: It’s going to be out of this world

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Jordan Moskowitz, Contributing Reporter

October 9, 2019

Looking for a way to celebrate your Hallo-Weekend in New Orleans? Voodoo Music + Art Experience is coming to City Park from Oct. 25-27. While there’s talk about a weak line-up, a selection of artists, music and food can make your Voodoo experience worth while. Three-day tickets are available fo...

Your guide to Art for Art’s Sake

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Sarah Medina, Contributing Writer

October 2, 2019

On Saturday, Oct. 5, Magazine Street will be the stage for the annual Art for Art’s Sake event, celebrating the beginning of the New Orleans Art season. As fall begins, enjoying some cool New Orleans weather, music, art, shopping and drinks seems like the perfect option for a Saturday evening.  Those who partake in “Maga...

Eat through NOLA: festivals you won’t want to miss

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Jordan Moskowitz, Contributing Reporter

September 19, 2019

It’s everyone’s favorite time of year. The real reason why we chose Tulane.   Fried Chicken Don’t be a chicken and attend this festival on Sept. 20. The Fried Chicken Festival will be held from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. in Woldenberg Park. The festival is free, outdoors and has expanded to three ...

Review: ‘Hangover Helper: Delicious Cures From Around the World’

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Sarah Medina, Contributing Reporter

September 18, 2019

On a Sunday morning, going out for a nice brunch with friends is a go-to following a night of a little too much alcohol and not enough sleep. Being a college student in New Orleans can turn this practice into a kind of routine, but one that can become very costly over the course of a semester.  ...

Student reviews Dining Hall at the Commons, offers hacks

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Melissa Rosenthal, Staff Writer

September 5, 2019

Dining room, gathering place for friends old and new, the heart and soul of the Tulane community: these are a few words that come to mind when describing the new Commons.  This 77,000-square-foot spectacle features a bright and pleasant dining environment, a drastic improvement from the building’s drab predecessor.  The wide array of seating options makes the...

A look inside The Commons, Tulane’s newest addition

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Cori Shalit, Arcade Editor

August 28, 2019

We’ve all seen them. The Instagram posts. Or at least those of you who follow @tulanedining on Instagram.  Yeah, yeah, we’re excited to be back in New Orleans if we’re not from here. And if you’re freshmen, you’re super excited to start what everyone’s told you will be the greatest four years of yo...

Restaurant Reviews: Warbucks’ new American cuisine

Matt Federman | Contributing Photographer

Matt Federman, Contributing Writer

February 20, 2019

Warbucks, found in the Irish Channel along Magazine street, is brought to life by Executive Chef Todd Pulsinelli. The newly opened restaurant blends modern American cuisine with distinct international influences. The kitchen staff members clearly pride themselves on bringing unconventional flavor combinations together with ...

King Cake Festival, New Orleans’ crowning achievement

Taylor DeMulling | Senior Staff Photographer

Taylor DeMulling, Senior Staff Reporter

January 30, 2019

When it comes to soothing a sweet tooth, there's one festival that takes the cake.   This weekend marked the sixth annual King Cake Festival, a day dedicated to its namesake food. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Champions Square, festival attendees ate like kings, sampling the signature Mardi Gras s...

Life is Bruff: DIY Relaxation

Emma Vaughters | Layout Editor

Hannah Erbrick, Arcade Editor

January 30, 2019

Take a deep breath and close your eyes. Go to your happy place. What do you hear? The rush of the ocean? The chirping of songbirds? Or perhaps … the bustle of a dining hall? Students might think their happy place is somewhere like the beach or a lush meadow, but it could actually be closer than yo...

Red Cup Season: Ushering in the Holidays with Seasonal Drink Menus

Red Cup Season: Ushering in the Holidays with Seasonal Drink Menus

Miranda Sinsheimer, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2018

As the temperature drops from 90s to 50s, all anyone wants to do is cozy up with a nice holiday beverage. But with the barrage of mixology choices for the holidays it can be hard to pick the superior drink, let alone flavor. Starbucks and PJs both offer a wide array of choices for all your pepperm...

Praise the Po’boy: Oak Street Po’boy Festival offers variety of food, music

Praise the Po'boy: Oak Street Po'boy Festival offers variety of food, music

Cori Shalit, Arcade Associate Editor

November 8, 2018

The 12th annual Oak Street Po’boy Festival will be held on Nov. 11 from 10 a.m to 6 p.m. The festival is dedicated to the celebration of the classic New Orleans “poor boy” sandwich. The iconic sandwich represents the humble origins of Louisiana, specifically New Orleans, and the diversity of the...

Best Latin Eats around New Orleans

Jennings Nelson, Contributing Reporter

October 18, 2018

In a city famous for Creole cuisine, lauded for its rich southern eats and boasting a substantial population of Thai restaurants, Latin food generally isn’t what comes to mind when making dinner plans in New Orleans. But with Hispanic Heritage month drawing to a close, take some time to visit some...