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Peter Kinter

September 7, 2018


Filed under News, Uncategorized

Keeping up with current events can be a struggle for college students who have to juggle breaking news blurbs and push alerts with classes and extracurriculars. Tulane’s newest partnership, however, may enable students to stay more connected with the outside world.The Howard-Tilton Memorial Libr...

Dr. Vijayaraghavan, or Dr. V, shares her experiences as one of Tulane’s most renowned professors

Dr. Vijayaraghavan, or Dr. V, shares her experiences as one of Tulane’s most renowned professors

Taylor DeMulling, Senior Staff Reporter

September 6, 2018


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Meenakshi Vijayaraghavan, known fondly by students as Dr. V, is a bit of a big name on campus. Vijayaraghavan, a senior professor of practice in the cell and molecular biology department, has an influence that spreads far beyond the School of Science and Engineering and has left a lasting impact on her p...

Financial Literacy class offers students the chance to learn how to manage their finances

Financial Literacy class offers students the chance to learn how to manage their finances

Campbell Lutz, News Editor

September 6, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Tulane offers a broad range of subjects and courses from graphic design to molecular biology. One subject some students say they would like to learn more about, however, is financial literacy. According to Toni Weiss, Lawrence M.v.D. Schloss Senior Professor of Practice, the average college student is not...

Tulane closes all New Orleans campuses for Tuesday 9/4 in light of Tropical Storm Gordon

Tulane closes all New Orleans campuses for Tuesday 9/4 in light of Tropical Storm Gordon

Kila Moore, News Editor

September 4, 2018


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In light of Tropical Storm Gordon sending heavy rain to the New Orleans area, Tulane University has closed all New Orleans campuses and has cancelled all classes for Tuesday, Sept. 4 as of 4 p.m.  Online classes will go on as scheduled.Campus dining services will remain open until 8 p.m. Tuesday. Al...

Tulane Brain Institute awarded one million dollar grant

Jonathan Marks, Senior Staff Writer

September 3, 2018


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The Tulane Brain Institute, a collaborative effort among faculty members and students from the School of Science and Engineering and the School of Medicine, recently received donations from both the Louisiana Board of Regents and the Priddy Family Foundation to advance the Institute’s pursuit of in...

Activities Expo canceled due to inclement weather

Activities Expo canceled due to inclement weather

Campbell Lutz, News Editor

August 31, 2018


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The fall 2018 Activities Expo has been canceled due to inclement weather, according to an email sent from the Lavin-Bernick Center for University Life to the student body today at 1:55 p.m.The Activities Expo had been scheduled for 5 p.m. this afternoon on the Berger Family Lawn. The LBC will anno...

Tulane’s new commons set for completion July 2019

Kila Moore, News Editor

August 31, 2018


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Tulane University is continuing construction for its new Commons slated to open July 2019. The Commons, which is now 40 percent complete, will provide a larger and more “collaborative space” for the Tulane Community, according to President Michael Fitts. Located across from Howard-Tilton Memorial L...

Student Org Spotlight

Student Org Spotlight

Campbell Lutz, News Editor

August 30, 2018


Filed under News, Student Org Spotlight

As classes begin and a new routine begins to take hold, some Tulane students are looking for ways to get more involved on campus.More than 200 of Tulane’s numerous clubs will make an appearance on the Berger Family Lawn at the Fall Activities Expo, which will take place from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. ...

Tulane introduces new policies to limit high-risk drinking

Tulane introduces new policies to limit high-risk drinking

Campbell Lutz, Sophie Brams, and Kila Moore

August 30, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

After being ranked the No. 1 party school on the Princeton Review’s 2017 College Ranking List, Tulane fell to the No. 3 position this year, behind The University of Delaware and West Virginia University.While some students say this does little to quell Tulane’s reputation as a party school, ...

NOLA News in Brief

NOLA News in Brief

Kate Cartiglia, Staff Reporter

August 29, 2018


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It’s been a busy (and hot) summer here in New Orleans, and while the rest of us returned to our respective homes and states, city business continued as usual in our absence. Here is The Tulane Hullabaloo’s quick recap of the summer’s most important city-wide events so you can stay in the loop wit...

New Student Orientation replaces summer orientation weekend, receives mixed reviews

New Student Orientation replaces summer orientation weekend, receives mixed reviews

Czars Trinidad, Senior Staff Reporter

August 29, 2018


Filed under News, Uncategorized

The 2018-19 school year kicked off with a brand new student orientation program. Spanning the course of five days, the new program gives students the chance to immerse themselves in the Tulane experience before classes begin.The new mandatory program, which took place from Aug. 22-26, replaces the ...

Local landlord accused of harassing Tulane students

Local landlord accused of harassing Tulane students

Sanjali De Silva, Senior Staff Reporter

August 29, 2018


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“Mr. Kelly grabbed the buttocks of a woman during lease signing, entered a unit without notice while a tenant was showering, and exhibited a preference to rent to ‘young, skinny, white girls,’” the press release read.Yesterday, the Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center filed suit against ...

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