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OPINION | COVID-19 restrictions build new appreciation for friendships

Phoebe Hurwitz, Staff Writer 3 days ago

In nostalgic moments of contemplation, it is now second nature to agonize over pre-COVID-19 life. While celebrating the circumstances caused by COVID-19 is quixotic and even insensitive, we would be...

OPINION | Unmasking Mardi Gras: Carnival of hate

OPINION | Unmasking Mardi Gras: Carnival of hate

Zachary Schultz, Staff Writer 3 days ago

The summit of New Orleans’ social calendar is an annual celebration replete with lavish galas, masquerade balls, bead-throwing, intricate costumes, rampant alcohol consumption and the occasional...

A sorority house representing the pervasive whiteness of greek life

OPINION | Whiteness of Greek life contradicts Tulane students’ purported values

Sala Thanassi, Contributing Writer 3 days ago

As the summer of 2020 faded away, an interesting dichotomy emerged. College students who had participated in Black Lives Matter protests, or had been equally as vocal on their social medias, returned to...

Letter from the Editor: Black History Month at The Hullabaloo

Letter from the Editor: Black History Month at The Hullabaloo

Haley Soares, Editor-in-Chief February 25, 2021

This Thursday, I am writing to you from our newsroom to introduce this year’s Black History Month issue of The Tulane Hullabaloo.  Four years ago, The Hullabaloo published its first Black History...

Gabe Darley | Senior Staff Artist

OPINION | Tulane should dedicate more resources to teaching Black narratives

Gabi Liebeler, Staff Writer February 24, 2021

As racial diversity has increased on Tulane University’s campus, the school has failed to incorporate BIPOC narratives and history into its curriculum. Despite the introduction of reforms aimed to...

OPINION | Black culture vital to New Orleans, Tulane

OPINION | Black culture vital to New Orleans, Tulane

Lily Mae Lazarus, Views Editor February 24, 2021

With each year, the ebb and flow of Tulane University students filters through New Orleans. Graduating seniors march alongside a second line parade as they receive their diplomas in a festival unique to...

diversity, cultural diversity, student body

OPINION | Expensive tuition remains largest barrier to a diverse Tulane

Zachary Schultz, Contributing Writer February 24, 2021

In the past decade, Tulane University has earned high marks across numerous categories — from engagement in community service to having the happiest students — a position which has earned it national...

Valentine's Day is a day for appreciation and gratitude, and not just the romantic kind. 
(Gabe Darley | Senior Staff Artist)

OPINION | Valentine’s Day is for everyone

Phoebe Hurwitz, Staff Writer February 17, 2021

From Oct. 31 through Jan. 1, holiday enthusiasts ride the high of costume designing, party planning, gift giving, meal prepping and house decorating. But, every year, when the clock strikes midnight...

CACTUS organizations continue to take action in the community, despite pandemic restrictions.

OPINION | Community service did not stop with COVID-19

Anna Dixon, Staff Writer February 17, 2021

Tulane University is a school that prides itself on its dedication to community service. It is hard to miss the “#1 in students engaged in community service” banners plastered around campus. In...

Tulane had a good run with Zoom learning, but maybe it's time to move on. (Ashley Chen | Art Director)

OPINION | Farewell to online learning

Gabi Liebeler, Staff Writer February 17, 2021

As COVID-19 vaccines are being distributed en masse around the country, the end of the pandemic is finally in sight. For the majority of Tulane University students, the social and academic environment...

Students should not have to bear the consequence of bad teaching. (Gabe Darley | Senior Staff Artist)

OPINION | Summing it up: Tulane math has work to do

Gabe Darley, Views Editor February 17, 2021

Tulane University is a school that values the sciences, without question. With roughly as many students belonging to the School of Science and Engineering as any of the other undergraduate schools,...

Letter from the Editor: Save The Hullabaloo

Letter from the Editor: Save The Hullabaloo

Haley Soares, Editor-in-Chief February 17, 2021

Dear readers, This week we launched our campaign to Save the Hullabaloo. As we speak, the very survival of our paper is at stake and we need your help. We are in the middle of a national decline in...

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