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New Education Dept. policy threatens rights of trans students

New Education Dept. policy threatens rights of trans students

Quinn Burke, Associate Views Editor

February 28, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Views

It is no secret that the Trump Administration has been unfriendly to transgender people, but this month actors in the White House have taken a brazen step to further target trans people. The administration reversed Title IX protections that establish guidelines in protecting trans people from discriminatio...

Come Crawl with Us: New Orleans’ best breweries

Come Crawl with Us: New Orleans’ best breweries

Regina LoBiondo and Daniel Horowitz

February 28, 2018


Filed under Arcade, Food, NOLA, Showcase

In a city like New Orleans, there is a seemingly endless number of bars and restaurants where you can go to get drinks and enjoy a lazy afternoon or night out. But oftentimes, going to the source of the alcohol can be just as nice as hitting your favorite bar. Luckily for the beer lovers at Tulane...

“The O” provides community, opportunity to students throughout 30-year history

“The O” provides community, opportunity to students throughout 30-year history

Canela Lopez and Kila Moore

February 22, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

In honor of the 30-year anniversary of the Tulane University Office of Multicultural Affairs and Black History Month, The Tulane Hullabaloo has outlined a history of "The O" and traced its 30 years of activism, community and triumph against adversity.If one peers between the multicolored posters and s...

Studio Be reclaims black narratives, empowers community

Studio Be reclaims black narratives, empowers community

Zharia Jeffries, Contributing Reporter

February 22, 2018


Filed under Arcade, NOLA, Showcase

Walking up the sidewalk approaching Studio Be, visitors are welcomed by empowering murals, scenic railroad tracks and winding bike trails. Depictions of powerful black women of all ages surround the outside of the warehouse walls and set the tone for what hundreds of local New Orleanians, celebrities and...

Black Panther reimagines liberation through afrofuturism

Black Panther reimagines liberation through afrofuturism

Nile Pierre, Intersections Editor

February 21, 2018


Filed under Intersections, Showcase

Blending black cultural identity with the supernatural, "Black Panther," which grossed $426 million worldwide in its opening week, challenges the popular tropes of science fiction films and proposes a new narrative of inclusion. "Black Panther" introduces millions of moviegoers to a reimagined futuristic...

NBA, New Orleans Pelicans continue to celebrate Black History Month

NBA, New Orleans Pelicans continue to celebrate Black History Month

Grant Barnes and Carrigan English

February 21, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

Many have their own ways of recognizing and honoring important figures during Black History Month, and those in the world of sports are no different.The NBA is just one of the many organizations honoring this month. The association has a long history of giving platforms to prominent African-American a...

School shootings require attention, discourse

School shootings require attention, discourse

Austin Rodriguez, Associate Editor

February 21, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Views

 Nikolas Cruz, a 19-year-old with a police-documented history of disturbing behavior and violent threats, murdered 17 people at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, with an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle on Feb. 14. He owned this rifle in accordance with Florida law. He could have owned it in accordance with the laws of almost all other states, inclu...

@HullIntersections’ top tweets of the week

@HullIntersections’ top tweets of the week

Nile Pierre, Intersections Editor

February 9, 2018


Filed under Intersections, Showcase

This a short compilation of some of #woke Twitter's best tweets that you might have missed. Check back weekly and follow Intersections at @IntersectionsTU for the top tweets of the week and live tweets of events on and off campus.(function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(d.getElementById(id))return;js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src='//embed.playbuzz.com/sdk.js';fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}(document,'script','playbuzz-sdk')); ...

Marginalized communities respond to sexual assault climate survey results

Marginalized communities respond to sexual assault climate survey results

Josh Axelrod, Sanjali De Silva, and Sophia Mariani

February 8, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

After five months of waiting and speculating, students gathered to hear the results of the Sexual Assault Climate Survey.The doors of Kendall Cram Lecture Room opened at 4:30 p.m. By 4:39 p.m. all 400 seats were taken. Beginning at 5 p.m. and going more than an hour over its scheduled end time, the town hall last We...

The Prytania Theatre celebrates cult classic “The Room” at monthly midnight showings

The Prytania Theatre celebrates cult classic “The Room” at monthly midnight showings

Quinn Burke, Staff Reporter

February 8, 2018


Filed under Arcade, Movies & TV, NOLA, Showcase

Cult movies hold a special place in Americana, with shows like "The Rocky Horror Picture Show" continually attracting rowdy crowds to midnight screenings. While "Rocky Horror" may attract people for its musical numbers and stellar costume design, other cult movies become famous due to how legendarily...

Men’s basketball celebrates Mardi Gras in style with themed jerseys

Men’s basketball celebrates Mardi Gras in style with themed jerseys

Cullen Fagan, Associate Sports Editor

February 7, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Jan. 31, just days after the first Mardi Gras parades of the year, Tulane men's basketball debuted its new Mardi Gras-themed jerseys against East Carolina University.The team also wore them in its game against Temple University this past Sunday. It follows in the tradition of New Orleans' NBA team, the New...

What’s in our fanny pack? A guide to Mardi Gras must-haves

What’s in our fanny pack? A guide to Mardi Gras must-haves

Taylor DeMulling, Arcade Editor

February 7, 2018


Filed under Arcade, Campus Life, NOLA, Showcase

If you're reading this, it's too late. No, seriously. You should've done your Mardi Gras shopping on Sunday like every other (relatively) sane New Orleans resident, aggressively hounding the poor, sweet Costco salespeople for samples, playing an unwieldy game of Tetris with the enormous carts of your...

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