The Tulane Hullabaloo

Letter to the Editor: Tulane does not care about its graduate student workers

Letter to the Editor: Tulane does not care about its graduate student workers

Sarah Mellman

September 6, 2020

On Wednesday, Aug. 26, I publicly resigned from my position as the Graduate and Professional Students’ Association’s Uptown Vice President after orating the following letter in GAPSA’s annual meet-and-greet with President Mike Fitts. My response below directly answered Fitts’ question that he as...

Letter to the Editor: Student leaders question Tulane’s hasty reopening

Letter to the Editor: Student leaders question Tulane's hasty reopening

Michael Chen and Elsa Rothenberg

August 22, 2020

This statement is not an official statement of the Undergraduate Student Government August 18, 2020 To the Tulane Administration, faculty, staff, parents, and student body: We, the Vice Presidents of the Tulane University Undergraduate Student Government, disavow the reopening of Tulane Universi...

Letter to the Editor: Students condemn reopening, urge Tulane to go online

Letter to the Editor: Students condemn reopening, urge Tulane to go online

Tulane Student Action

August 19, 2020

Tulane Student Action is an independent, horizontally organized coalition of Tulane undergraduates united by the need for solidarity and action during the times of COVID-19. Their petition for Tulane to go online can be found here.  On July 29, the Georgetown University president issued an announcement to students that classes would begin remotely, reversing the decision to invite students back to its main campus en masse for a hybrid semester. On August 5, University of Southern ...

Letter to the Editor: Tulane students call for solidarity with local organizers


Uptown for Black Liberation

June 4, 2020

Calling all Tulane students that are still living in New Orleans, The United States of America is currently immersed in protest. On social media, those that we follow, from celebrities, to corporations, family members and peers, are making efforts to publicly support the Black Lives Matter cause....

Letter to the Editor: USG responds to nationwide racial violence


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 to the Editor: The Hullabaloo’s sexual violence op-ed mischaracterizes efforts

Ashley Chen | Views Layout Editor

April 2, 2020

As members of the Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Committee of the Undergraduate Student Government, we are concerned by the gross mischaracterization of current sexual violence prevention efforts at Tulane in a recent article published by The Hullabaloo. While we acknowledge shortcomings in current efforts such as the lack of intersectional approaches to add...

Letter to the Editor: Progressive Voter Coalition endorses USG Executive Board Candidates


March 11, 2020

Tulane University students: In its six-year history, the Tulane Progressive Voter Coalition has served as a platform for Multicultural Council, Gender and Sexual Affairs Council, and other organizations to exercise collective voice in an election process that ceaselessly seeks to keep their voices fro...

Letter to the Editor: Pregnancy is not a disease

Ashley Chen | Views Layout Editor

Kayla Roesner, Renee Trepagnier

November 21, 2019

Kayla Roesner is the president of Tulane University Right to Life. Renee Trepagnier is a member of TURTL and a Newcomb Scholar. It is a marvel that one can walk around the great campus of Tulane University and rarely encounter a pregnant student. Out of the 14,062 undergraduates, graduates and professio...

Letter to the Editor: Don’t stigmatize a woman’s right to choose self-managed abortion

Ashley Chen | Views Layout Editor

Lily Milwit

October 16, 2019

Lily Milwit is a second-year student at Georgetown Law School and a Tulane ‘18 graduate. She previously served as the Editor-in-Chief of The Tulane Hullabaloo. Dear Editor, The Tulane Hullabaloo published an opinion article on Oct. 3 titled “Louisiana laws will lead to life-threatening self...

Letter to the Editor: ‘Pinkwashing’ misrepresents LGBTQ rights in Israel


Yael Pasumansky

October 16, 2019

Yael Pasumansky is a fellow for the Committee for Accuracy in Middle East Reporting in America. Dear Editor, Following Shai DeLuca-Tamasi’s visit to Tulane this past month, three students wrote an article in the Hullabaloo discussing LGBTQ+ rights in Israel. In their article, the authors grossl...

Letter to the Editor: Time to turn up, Tulane fans

The bleachers of Yulman Stadium sit empty. Some Green Wave fans are disappointed with the student body for its low attendance during football games.

Evan Nicoll

October 2, 2019

Evan Nicoll (‘12) is a Senior Development Officer in the A.B. Freeman School of Business Office of Development, Former USG President and proud student-athlete Alright, Tulanians. This is it. This is the time to show up for our team.  Football games aren’t just about coming out to tailgate....

Letter to the Editor: Response to Rashida Tlaib article

Ashley Chen | Views Layout Editor

Cori Shalit and Yael Pasumansky

September 18, 2019

On Sept. 12, 2019, Tulane students wrote an article about Rashida Tlaib’s visit to Tulane. In the article, the authors bring up a multitude of issues, including the representative’s opinion on the Arab-Israeli conflict.  While diverse opinions should be endorsed, journalists must adhere to the ...