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Red Bull gives students the wings to travel Europe

Red Bull gives students the wings to travel Europe

Burke Joslin, Associate Arcade Editor

April 11, 2018


Filed under Arcade, Campus Life, Showcase

Red Bull is a way of life. The ideal energy drink for athletic endeavors, pulling all-nighters and chasing vodka, this is the beverage of winners — and for three Tulane students, it may become just that and more.For the past few years, Red Bull has held Can You Make It?, an event where more than 200 teams of th...

Undue use-of-force shows TUPD’s power must be restricted

Undue use-of-force shows TUPD’s power must be restricted

Shea Dobson, Senior Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


Filed under Campus, Showcase, Views

Tulane President Michael Fitts recently sent out an email to the student body addressing multiple anonymous complaints made against the Tulane University Police Department which allege the use of unnecessary force by its officers, namely against people not affiliated with the university. As these complaints...

Men’s tennis takes down Rice, USF

Men’s tennis takes down Rice, USF

Bella Baff, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Last weekend, Tulane men's tennis met a phenomenal end to its impressive regular season, with two huge home wins over Rice University and the University of Southern Florida. The Green Wave is currently ranked second in the American Athletic Conference, with the AAC Championship quickly approaching. ...

Tulane basketball’s Melvin Frazier declares for NBA Draft

Tulane basketball’s Melvin Frazier declares for NBA Draft

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

April 4, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

NBA-bound? Tulane men's basketball has not seen a player drafted since Jerald Honeycutt in 1997, but the Green Wave's own Melvin Frazier has the opportunity to break this 21-year drought following the announcement that he is declaring for the 2018 NBA Draft.Frazier has seen steady performance improvements s...

Latin Trap and Afro Latinx Erasure: Tracing the real history of America’s latest music craze

Latin Trap and Afro Latinx Erasure: Tracing the real history of America’s latest music craze

Canela Lopez, Senior Staff Reporter

April 4, 2018


Filed under Arcade, Music, Showcase

With vibrant imagery, powerful lyrics and a blend of Latin American rhythm and hip-hop undertones, Latin Trap is taking the Americas by storm and has quickly become the United States' newest music craze.Though it has been difficult for artists, music critics and fans alike to pinpoint a clear definiti...

States must protect children by repealing child marriage laws

States must protect children by repealing child marriage laws

Jonathan Krantz, Staff Writer

April 4, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Views

In today's news cycle, the average lifespan of any discussion has become increasingly short, displacing the desire for meaningful discussions. People have lost any semblance of an attention span, and in this constant tornado of insane stories, issues that deserve much more of a reaction go completely...

Pop-up counter Saartj serves customers taste of wealth disparity through prices

Pop-up counter Saartj serves customers taste of wealth disparity through prices

Taylor DeMulling, Arcade Editor

April 4, 2018


Filed under Features, Intersections, Showcase

For lunch-goers looking for a side of social discourse with their sandwiches, a shop opened up at the Roux Carre Market last month prompting discussion about racial wealth disparity in New Orleans. Saartj, the pop-up lunch counter, offered visitors the opportunity to address the issue in a provocative w...

Canadian rockers deliver an Eh+ performance

Canadian rockers deliver an Eh+ performance

Burke Joslin, Associate Arcade Editor

March 22, 2018


Filed under Arcade, Music, Showcase

This Sunday, rock band The Glorious Sons filled Gasa Gasa with raucous soul and foot-tapping enthusiasm. Currently touring following the release of the band's second album, "Young Beauties and Fools" and riding the positive reviews of musical authorities from all over Canada, The Glorious Sons certainly lived up to the transcontinental hype. Opening band The...

Making the Grade: Students, professors acknowledge culture of cheating

Making the Grade: Students, professors acknowledge culture of cheating

Jon Marks and Sophia Mariani

March 22, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The sweat begins to trickle. Panic sets in. The questions aren't making any sense. Was this even on the study guide?Out of 260 respondents to a Hullabaloo poll, 90.2 percent of people said they or someone they knew admitted to cheating on a test at some point in their college careers.Many st...

Ask Views: Confederate monuments and what to do with them

Ask Views: Confederate monuments and what to do with them

March 21, 2018


Filed under Local, Showcase, Views

The following columns are opinions and do not represent the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.Taking down the Confederate monuments is a good first step in acknowledging the discriminatory history they represent, but we cannot forget this history. Placing these monuments on display in a museum is a way...

Bursting the Bubble: Tulane students engage in NOLA activism

Bursting the Bubble: Tulane students engage in NOLA activism

Emily Fornof and Nile Pierre

March 21, 2018


Filed under Features, Intersections, Showcase

"The election happened, and I felt propelled to actually be engaged in doing organizing work and activism and doing something tangible with all of the anxiety, sadness and fear I was feeling," Tulane senior Ashlee Pintos said.For Pintos and other Tulane students, the 2016 election of Donald Trump was ...

Major League Baseball springs into season

Carrigan English, Sports Editor

March 21, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports

With the first day of spring come and gone, Tulane students are preparing for a number of exciting events. The temperature is finally above 70 degrees, which not only means freshman boys can resume their beach volleyball matches outside of Sharp Hall, it also ushers in the 2018 Major League Baseball ...

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