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TUPD amends its screening process, sensitivity training following recent incident

TUPD amends its screening process, sensitivity training following recent incident

Kila Moore, News Editor

November 29, 2018


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On Thursday, Nov. 15, The Hullabaloo discovered that two of three new police officers hired by Tulane University Police Department had posted content to their personal social media pages that contradicted Tulane’s equity policies.One of the officers, Ethan Hutton, had several posts on his Facebo...

Sophomore Leigh Cordisco has a unique passion: Boxing

Sophomore Leigh Cordisco has a unique passion: Boxing

Sophie Brams, Associate News Editor

November 29, 2018


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Leigh Cordisco tried boxing for the first time at age 14 as a new form of fitness but soon realized it would be too expensive to continue in New York City. After her freshman year at Tulane, she found a local gym and began training again — this time for free. After only two months of ...

How international students spend their holidays when not at home

Michael Naish, Associate News Editor

November 29, 2018


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Thanksgiving break has come and gone, and college students across the nation have entered into the painful three weeks of classes and finals before winter break sends them home again — this time for a solid month. For many, the holidays are a time of celebrations, thanks and family. But this is not...

FOCUS missionaries work to lead Catholic students of faith to a life of discipleship

FOCUS missionaries work to lead Catholic students of faith to a life of discipleship

Austin Rodriguez, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018


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While spending days and nights in the booths of Bruno’s Tavern and Howard-Tilton Memorial Library, most students hope that their time in college will guide them on a clear path toward the future they want. The future can change as time and experiences go by, as Celeste Meyer’s did dur...

Tulane donor’s oil spill verges on becoming largest in US history

Michael Chen, Staff Writer

November 29, 2018


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The Deepwater Horizon oil spill on April 2010 was recorded as one of the largest oil spills in the country, discharging approximately 200 million gallons of petroleum into the Gulf of Mexico. Another oil spill, however, is verging on surpassing the Deepwater Horizon spill to become the lar...

NOLA News in Brief

NOLA News in Brief

Katie Cartiglia and Deeya Patel

November 29, 2018


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After stuffing ourselves with nice home cooking, students are coming back to a city filled with exciting news in as wintery a fashion as this warm city can muster. Here are the top four things you need to know about NOLA as November speeds to a close: A real-life superhero made a stop at the ...

NCI strives to maintain feminist mission following complaint filed with OCR

NCI strives to maintain feminist mission following complaint filed with OCR

Campbell Lutz, News Editor

November 29, 2018


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Ever since Tulane University and Newcomb College merged into Newcomb-Tulane College in 2006, The Newcomb College Institute has been charged with carrying on Josephine Louise Newcomb’s mission of promoting women’s higher education. NCI funds scholarships, internships and other programs, some of which ...

USG calls on Tulane to condemn religious intolerance after Tree of Life shooting

USG calls on Tulane to condemn religious intolerance after Tree of Life shooting

Sanjali De Silva, Senior Staff Reporter

November 19, 2018


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On Oct. 27, 11 people died in a shooting that occurred at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh. Some members of the Tulane Undergraduate Student Government said they immediately knew they would need to respond to these events on a community level.Senators Eva Dils and Frederick Bell, Counci...

Recently hired TUPD officers have controversial content on personal social media

Recently hired TUPD officers have controversial content on personal social media

Kila Moore, News Editor

November 15, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

Editor’s Note: This article contains language that may be offensive to some readers.5:16pm, Update: As of Thursday, Nov. 15, Ethan Hutton has resigned from TUPD.On Wednesday, Nov. 15, Tulane University’s Police Department announced the hiring of three new police officers – Ethan Hutton, Derrick Tomberlin and Martin Mapp.        ...

Light up the night at IATU’s annual Diwali event

Light up the night at IATU’s annual Diwali event

Kila Moore, News Editor

November 14, 2018


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If you are looking for a great time with great food, great performances and a lot of dancing, the India Association of Tulane University has got just the thing for you. On Saturday, Nov. 17, IATU will host its semi-annual event, Diwali, at the JW Marriott Hotel.Diwali, the festival of lights, is a holiday celebrated across India...

NOLA News in Brief

NOLA News in Brief

Campbell Lutz, News Editor

November 14, 2018


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Winter weather has struck, and holiday spirit is in the air. On campus, many students have been busy scheduling class for the spring semester, making plans for Thanksgiving break and pulling their winter jackets out from the back of their closets. But more has been happening in the Crescent City than an in...

Professor Profile: School of Liberal Arts Dean Brian Edwards discusses his life and research

Professor Profile: School of Liberal Arts Dean Brian Edwards discusses his life and research

Batu El, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018


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Ever since joining Tulane as the Dean of the School of Liberal Arts in July, Brian Edwards has been working to enhance students’ research capabilities.On Oct. 15 Edwards gave the keynote address for International Education Week, hosted by the Center for Global Education. During the address,...

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