The Tulane Hullabaloo

Tulane community responds to reopening plan: “It’s going to be a sh-t show”

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Haley Soares and Harrison Thorn

August 7, 2020

The Tulane Hullabaloo is a nonprofit and self-funded newsroom. Consider subscribing today to support our mission. On August 19, Tulane University will resume predominantly in-person classroom instruction and the city will be inundated with thousands of students. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, ma...

Tulane Black Student Union releases list of demands and expectations

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Amy Nankin, News Editor

July 26, 2020

The Tulane Hullabaloo is a nonprofit newsroom that receives no funding from Tulane University. Consider subscribing today to support our mission. This Saturday, July 25, the Tulane Black Student Union released “Tulane Black Student Union Demands and Expectations for Tulane University,” a fou...

Fitts announces plan for return to campus

Outdoor classrooms are being constructed on the Berger Family Lawn for social distancing during fall semester classes.

Amy Nankin, News Editor

July 20, 2020

The Tulane Hullabaloo is a nonprofit newsroom that receives no funding from Tulane University. Consider subscribing today to support our mission. This morning, Tulane University President Mike Fitts released a comprehensive return to campus plan in an email to the Tulane student body. The email ...

July 13 News Update

One of Tulane's temporary classrooms under construction near Monroe Hall.

Gabby Abrams, News Editor

July 13, 2020

Due to the frequency of updates related to the COVID-19 pandemic and Tulane's reopening plans, The Hullabaloo is creating a separate page on our website for these updates. Tulane files amicus brief in support of Harvard, MIT lawsuit against ICE  JULY 14 UPDATE: The Trump administration rescinde...

Fitts reassures international students of future at Tulane

Fitts reassures international students of future at Tulane

Gabby Abrams, News Editor

July 9, 2020

The Tulane Hullabaloo is a nonprofit newsroom that receives no funding from Tulane University. Consider subscribing today to support our mission. Uncertainty, anxiety and stress are common threads underscoring the experiences of over 1 million international college students, including Tulane University...

Tulane’s Hebert Hall takes on new name in face of controversy

Tulane's Hebert Hall takes on new name in face of controversy

Haley Soares, Senior Staff Reporter

June 22, 2020

The Tulane Hullabaloo is a nonprofit newsroom that receives no funding from Tulane University. Consider subscribing today to support our mission. This Saturday, June 20, History and Latin American Studies faculty at Tulane University unofficially renamed the F. Edward Hebert Hall as the Gwendoly...

Tulane community gathers in support of Uptown for Black Liberation

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Clara Lacey, Senior Staff Reporter

June 6, 2020

Tulane students, faculty, staff and Uptown community members gathered Friday afternoon in front of McAlister Auditorium for the Uptown for Black Liberation demonstration in solidarity with New Orleans organizers and the Black Lives Matter movement. The meeting aimed to foster productive conversations aroun...

Letter to the Editor: USG responds to nationwide racial violence

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Adolfo García, Reagan McKinney, and Deja Wells

May 31, 2020

Tulanians, We hope this finds you safe and well. Undergraduate Student Government is committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of each and every one of our students during this precarious time. We’d like to address the string of current events that have impacted our community these last few...

Letter from the Intersections Editor: Haters keep us famous

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Shahamat Uddin, Intersections Editor

May 16, 2020

“Shoutout to my haters, sorry you couldn’t phase me” - Nicki Minaj Among the things I planned on doing in college, writing for The Hullabaloo was not one of them. Writing for The Hullabaloo and amassing a cult following of haters was certainly not one of them.  I stumbled into college jou...

Seniors in art departments faced with new challenges

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Haley Soares, Arcade Editor

May 2, 2020

The Tulane Hullabaloo is a nonprofit newsroom that receives no funding from Tulane University. Consider subscribing today to support our mission. As the semester comes to a close, so does the undergraduate experience of seniors at Tulane University. While being away from the physical classroom a...

The failure of gay community building in college

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Shahamat Uddin, Intersections Editor

May 1, 2020

For many closeted gay high school kids, college was the beaming light at the end of the tunnel. Confined to  small suburban hometowns and stifled by the ignorance of our young peers, we knew that there was a version of ourselves just waiting for a moment to be on its own. We could finally flour...

Quarantine fashion trends: Upcycling clothes

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Avery Anderson, Arcade Editor

April 23, 2020

Getting tired of your wardrobe? Not sure what to do with those middle school t-shirts? Give your clothes a second wind with these upcycling how-tos! From embroidering your jeans to tie-dyeing t-shirts, Arcade has tips to give your clothes a fresh and personal touch. Embroidery Are you a fan ...