The Tulane Hullabaloo

Summer School Tuition to be charged for all CPS Summer Internships

Summer School Tuition to be charged for all CPS Summer Internships

Amy Nankin, News Editor

September 19, 2019

During an annual summer review of Center for Public Service programs, staff members noticed inconsistencies in the second-tier service learning summer internship program. Some departments had allowed students to apply summer internship credit to their fall semester schedule, meaning these students were abl...

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

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

Jordan Moskowitz, Contributing Reporter

September 19, 2019

It’s everyone’s favorite time of year. The real reason why we chose Tulane.  Fried ChickenDon’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 ...

Just because you watch ‘Queer Eye’ doesn’t mean you’re not homophobic

Just because you watch ‘Queer Eye’ doesn’t mean you’re not homophobic

Shahamat Uddin, Intersections Editor

September 18, 2019

The moment I first saw Tan France on Netflix’s promotion for the reality show “Queer Eye” was the first moment I ever saw myself represented on television.Brown gay Muslim men seemed like an endangered species – we all knew that some of them existed, but few of us were ever lucky enough t...

Tulane must take forceful stand to combat climate crisis

Tulane must take forceful stand to combat climate crisis

Lucy Murray, Contributing Writer

September 18, 2019

Lucy Murray is a senior studying Environmental Biology and a member of Citizens’ Climate Lobby.In 2014, Tulane came out with a Climate Action Plan that set a goal of a 15% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2020 and carbon neutrality by 2050. It’s time Tulane started keeping its promises.  To continue pushing...

Women’s club lacrosse begins fall practices, prepares for trip to Nashville

Women’s club lacrosse begins fall practices, prepares for trip to Nashville

Olivia Henderson, Sports Editor

September 18, 2019

As the sun sets over Yulman Stadium, the women’s club lacrosse team begins its first scrimmage of the evening. Here, women of varying skill levels cradle, cut and clear their way to victory, both for the love of the sport and to replicate their 2018 Texas Women’s Lacrosse League championship victory.  ...

#FreeYoel: Organizers in New Orleans challenge ICE inhumanity

#FreeYoel: Organizers in New Orleans challenge ICE inhumanity

Cliff Soloway and Lauren Allen

September 12, 2019

Cliff Soloway and Lauren Allen were among those arrested on Sept. 8.Yoel Alonso Leal is a Cuban political dissident, husband and father. Since November of last year, when United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement initially detained him, he has been interrogated, denied parole and transferr...

Tulane Hosts College Democrats of America Summer Convention

Tulane Hosts College Democrats of America Summer Convention

Amy Nankin, News Editor

September 12, 2019

Tulane University hosted the 60th annual College Democrats of America Summer Convention Sep. 6-8. Around 450 college students and recent graduates representing 30 different state federations attended the convention.

Why is our frisbee team better at addressing racism than our university?

Why is our frisbee team better at addressing racism than our university?

Josh Axelrod, Views Editor

September 11, 2019

When presented with two institutions — one, a centuries-old university serving thousands of students and the other, a club sports team —  it would make sense that the university would be quicker to think critically, address its history and confront racism. One would think.This month, Tulane...

Tulane students take part in ‘Roleplay’, a play discussing college life, sexual assault

Tulane students take part in ‘Roleplay’, a play discussing college life, sexual assault

Haley Soares, Arcade Editor

September 11, 2019

Over the past year, student actors and local theater group Goat in the Road Productions have worked together to create “Roleplay,” an original production dealing with the sexual culture on Tulane’s campus.In 2017 Tulane conducted the Climate Survey on Sexual Misconduct, revealing a shockin...

Men’s club rowing finds success on the Mississippi

Men’s club rowing finds success on the Mississippi

Owen Scher, Contributing Reporter

September 11, 2019

Before the invention of the steam engine, rowing existed for millennia as a strenuous, physically demanding sport in which ships were sailed around the world. Through its rigorous training schedule, Tulane’s club rowing team carries on this ancient tradition to conquer the Mississippi River in the mo...

Tulane University welcomes new sorority Tri Delta to campus

Tulane University welcomes new sorority Tri Delta to campus

Amy Nankin, News Editor

September 5, 2019

Four Tri Delta National Council members have traveled to New Orleans to gauge interest and recruit new members on campus. The women have been handing out flyers, talking to possible new members and holding events to increase awareness about their new organization. 

Tulane Ultimate Frisbee changes racist name, addresses privilege

Tulane Ultimate Frisbee changes racist name, addresses privilege

Sam Butler, Contributing Writer

September 5, 2019

Sam Butler is the co-captain of the Tulane Ultimate Frisbee Team. If you’d like to write an op-ed on behalf of a student organization, email [email protected] this season, we at Tulane “Rex” Ultimate have officially changed our name to “Tucks” Ultimate. After deliberation ...