The Tulane Hullabaloo

 

Professer Lesley Baker dies at age 69

Brandi Doyal, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2014

Professor Lesley Ann Thornborrow Baker died unexpectedly in New Orleans at age 69. Baker was a professor in the Tulane University A.B. Freeman School of Business for more than 20 years.Baker was born on Jan. 12, 1945 in Oadby Leices...

National group requests federal investigation of Tulane Primate Center

Brandi Doyal, Staff Reporter

February 13, 2014

Stop Animal Exploitation Now, a national animal rights group, requested that the federal government investigate both Tulane University and University of Louisiana at Lafayette's primate centers because of chimpanzee and monkey d...

Students finalists in Big Idea competition

Brandi Doyal, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2014

Senior business students Tom Stern and Brenan Keller are tackling more than just exams and graduation this year. Their product, Threadix , a machine-washable clothing chip that acts as an event ticket, is a finalist in Idea Vi...

Zimple House to be newest addition to LLC communities

Brandi Doyal, Staff Reporter

January 30, 2014

Housing and Residence Life has been changing the housing experience during the last few years, starting with the establishment of Wall Residential College in 2003. Weatherhead Residential College, which opened in Fall 2011, and Zimple H...

TUSTEP brings service-dogs to campus

Brandi Doyal, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2013

The Tulane Service-Dog Training and Education Program, founded last spring by sophomore Adam Kline, has begun training service dogs on campus. TUSTEP works with Canine Companions for Independence, a national organization, to train s...

TEDTalks event showcases student innovation

Brandi Doyal, Staff Reporter

November 14, 2013

Nine student and professional speakers spoke at TEDxTU on Tuesday in a lecture series that focused on the theme of unlearning; speakers told their own stories to deconstruct widely held stereotypes and assumptions. Three TEDT...

Professers contribute to launch of online health center

Brandi Doyal, Staff Reporter

October 23, 2013

The Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine and the Louisiana Public Heath Institute are teaming up to create the Health Systems Analytics Research Center, an online center that will use statistics to better the practi...

Presidential search following timeline accurately

Brandi Doyal, Staff Reporter

October 2, 2013

Andrew Wisdom, co-chair of the Presidential Search Committee, said the search for the new university president is underway and on schedule. Scott Cowen announced his retirement last year, which will begin July 1, 2014, after serv...