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Healthy Homes Ordinance introduces system to track living standards

Healthy Homes Ordinance introduces system to track living standards

Fiona Grathwohl, Staff Reporter
March 22, 2017
Filed under News

New Orleans City Council is in the process of passing a housing rental registry called the Healthy Homes Ordinance to ensure a minimum standard of health and safety for rented units in the city.Though there are currently laws in place requiring landlords to maintain minimum housing standards of th...

Glass arts program celebrates four decades of growth

Glass arts program celebrates four decades of growth

Margaux Armfield, Contributing Reporter
March 22, 2017
Filed under News

For more than 40 years, Tulane has offered students the opportunity to explore glass as a sculptural medium. Professor Gene Koss took charge of the program in 1977 and has seen it grow from only eight students to more than 70.Students serious about glass can make it their concentration for a Bachelor...

Weekend crime report: March 17 – 19

Weekend crime report: March 17 – 19

Tess Riley, News Editor
March 21, 2017
Filed under Crime, News

The following crimes were reported to Tulane University Police Department between Friday and Sunday.Simple burglary:Officers met with a student at 12:56 p.m Sunday who stated that someone broke into his residence hall room .The student said he left his room in Sharp Hall unloc...

USG executive board election results finalized, VPSO runoff election scheduled

Lily Milwit, News Editor
March 19, 2017
Filed under News, USG

The Undergraduate Student Government executive board elections closed at 5 p.m. Friday. A total of 6746 undergraduate students were eligible to vote, according to the registrar and 2938 students voted for a 43.55 percent voter turnout rate. The vote determined five executive board positions for the...

Students remain unclear about date rape drug testing, resources

Students remain unclear about date rape drug testing, resources

Tess Riley, News Editor
March 16, 2017
Filed under Archives, News, Showcase

At a Top 10 party school like Tulane, drinking is commonplace for many students. It can be fun and liberating but also dangerous in a country where 15 percent of female college freshmen experience sexual assault while incapacitated  either by alcohol or drugs.A popular method for assaulters to ...

Loyola hosts event to ‘unmask’ stigma around mental health

Loyola hosts event to ‘unmask’ stigma around mental health

Julia Ferro and Fiona Grathwohl
March 16, 2017
Filed under News

To raise awareness about mental health, Loyola University New Orleans' Bateman Team and the Campaign to Change Direction hosted an event Tuesday to celebrate the end of a month-long "Unmask the Stigma" campaign.Loyola's Bateman Team, a Public Relations Student Society of America group, competes against...

TU and FROM seeks to increase access to off-campus health care

TU and FROM seeks to increase access to off-campus health care

Lily Milwit, News Editor
March 16, 2017
Filed under News, USG

This week, three students introduced the Tulane University Facilitating Rides to Off-campus Medicine, or the TU and FROM, campaign to help students access medical services off campus.The campaign began last summer when senior Sarah Levinson approached Corley Miller, senior and Undergraduate Student...

NCI introduces women’s literature summer program for high school students

NCI introduces women’s literature summer program for high school students

Fiona Grathwohl, Staff Reporter
March 16, 2017
Filed under News

The Newcomb College Institute at Tulane is offering a weeklong summer session program that will introduce local high school students to women's leadership and literature in a college setting.The course will run from June 12-16 and is open to local rising high school sophomores, juniors and seniors...

Court rules New Orleans can remove confederate statues

Court rules New Orleans can remove confederate statues

Ella Helmuth, Associate News Editor
March 16, 2017
Filed under News

New Orleans is scattered with civic references to its days as a city in the Confederate States of America. Some of the most prominent statues include Confederate General Robert E. Lee at Lee Circle, Confederate General P.G.T. Beauregard at City Park and Confederate President Jefferson Davis' monument on Ca...

Progressive Voter Coalition questionnaire for USG executive board candidates

Submitted by the Progressive Voter Coalition
March 15, 2017
Filed under News, USG

The Progressive Voter Coalition submitted this survey and the candidates' responses to The Hullabaloo. The Hullabaloo did not edit or alter any content. This week, the Progressive Voter Coalition sent a 20-question survey to the candidates running for positions on the 2017-2018 Undergraduate Student ...

Tulane artist reports man with shotgun outside A Studio in the Woods building

Brandi Doyal, Senior Staff Reporter
March 15, 2017
Filed under Crime, News

Tulane University Police Department received a call from an artist stating two men she let use her phone earlier returned carrying a shotgun around 9:47 p.m. Tuesday at A Studio in the Woods.A Studio in the Woods is a Tulane-owned artist retreat that houses Tulane and Xavier Center for Biomedical...

String of thefts occur in Caroline Richardson, off-campus residence

Brandi Doyal, Senior Staff Reporter
March 15, 2017
Filed under Archives, Crime, News

A Tulane affiliate reported to Tulane University Police Department on Tuesday that her Tulane purchase card was stolen out of her unlocked office in Caroline Richardson Building. The card was thought to be stolen around Feb. 21.Officers later found that the purchase card was used for multiple fraudulent...

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