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OPINION | Wrapping up unforgettable semester

The Fall 2020 semester is undoubtedly one to remember if not also full of predictions of what is to come this spring.
5 days ago

Without a doubt, the fall 2020 semester will not soon be forgotten by Tulane University students. To observe the timely intersection of disease and protest, hybrid learning and temporary classrooms,...

OPINION | COVID-19 manages to worsen hookup culture

Hooking up in the age of Coronavirus is just as toxic, if not worse.
5 days ago

Long gone are the days of the post-night-out hookup, when one could find validation from a complete stranger after their true person of interest ignored them at the party earlier that evening. COVID-19...

OPINION | Tulane needs to do more to protect students’ mental health

Tulane must take into account the students' well being to mend the current unhealthy work-life balance.
5 days ago

It has been an anxiety-inducing semester, to say the least. Over the past few months, students have dealt with unprecedented stressors as they have navigated a pandemic, a new hybrid learning format and...

OPINION | Tulane Admissions should restrategize to promote academic, income diversity

Tulane ought to rethink its approach to increasing diversity and incentivizing prospective students
5 days ago

Over the past few years, Tulane’s Office of Undergraduate Admission has made it a top priority to increase diversity, allocating efforts in avenues such as admissions and individual school visits....

Letter to the Editor: Abolish TUPD

Abolish TUPD presents a list of demands for the student body to view and potentially collaborate on.
November 12, 2020

To all Tulane students in New Orleans, First, an introduction — we are writing as members of Abolish TUPD, a non-Tulane affiliated group organizing with the intent of defunding, disarming, dismantling...

OPINION | Tulane should be a model for national unity

Tulane students must lead by example and come together along party lines.
November 11, 2020

As the U.S. moves past this election, Tulanians are obligated to honor their civic duty by rejecting divisive rancor, uniting behind the legal victor and mobilizing to craft a more equitable society....

OPINION | Hate comments are not constructive criticism

Opinions are just that.
November 11, 2020

When in search of objective truth, Views is almost never the place to start looking. Opinion pieces are neither intended to be impartial accounts of current events, nor are they meant to be Hullabaloo-endorsed...

OPINION | Tulane continues to save face at cost of students’ well being

Spring 2021's academic calendar is glaringly lacking real breaks.
November 11, 2020

Since August, Tulane University students have weathered the administrative pandemonium of the fall semester. Though many higher education institutions chose to conduct courses remotely due to legitimate...

OPINION | Liberal arts education is more conducive to academic success

liberal arts
November 2, 2020

Many business-minded Tulanians and their parents like to talk about the “real world” and its justification of a skills-centered education. If it even exists at all, this mercantile “real world”...

OPINION | In 2020, voting is not optional

OPINION | In 2020, voting is not optional
November 2, 2020

The future of the U.S. rests on the shoulders of the 2020 presidential election. This election falls in the midst of a global pandemic which resulted in a nationwide recession. The U.S. Senate confirmed...

OPINION | NTC’s distribution requirements benefit Tulane’s administration more than students

NTC distribution requirements
November 2, 2020

Tulane, like most higher-education institutions in the U.S., follows a core curriculum approach to undergraduate learning. Albeit by a different name, the Newcomb-Tulane College General Education Requirements...

OPINION | Why COVID-19 testing twice weekly backfires

Testing twice a week is not all that it's chalked up to be.
October 21, 2020

  Last week, Tulane Campus Health announced that, along with on-campus students, undergraduates residing off campus would also begin testing for COVID-19 twice a week. While this may be wise...

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