The Tulane Hullabaloo

Letter to the Editor: Reily dress code seeks to offer students best environment possible

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October 12, 2017

The following letter to the editor was sent in response to a Views article published on Oct. 5 titled "Reily clothing restrictions reinforce harmful body-shaming behavior." Dear Editor, My name is Garrett Mack, and I'm one of the student employees at Reily. I want to thank The Hullabaloo for ha...

Letter to the Editor: animals deserve respect

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September 7, 2017

Regarding "Ostriches, camels race for glory at Fair Grounds"   Why in the world are camels and ostriches being forced to run around a track for the public's "entertainment?"   In the desert, where they belong, camels live in social herds. Mother camels are devoted to their babies. Young camels used in...

Letter to the Editor: Statistics on Sexual Misconduct Survey

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April 13, 2017

I am writing in response to the "Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board" that ran in the April 7 edition regarding the 2017 Tulane Sexual Misconduct Climate Survey. Our completion rate of 47 percent, while just short of Harvard's nation-leading 53 percent, was so extraordinarily high that the researchers who ...

Letter to the Editor: TUSTEP dogs not your toy

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Kiersten Rankel

March 15, 2017

Dear Puppy Love, I'm sorry you got "utterly tenderized" by your Spanish exam, and I am also sorry that one of our pups was not able to offer you consolation following that. What I am not sorry for is sticking to my dog's training in that moment. To clarify, the type of training we use with our dogs ...

Letter to the Editor: Sodexo values employees

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Lisa Norris

February 23, 2017

Two weeks ago, Tulane Dining Services was saddened to hear of the death of one our own, Tiffany Thomas. Thomas was a familiar face in Bruff Commons Dining Hall, and her loss is felt deeply on this campus by her coworkers and by students, faculty and staff. While Thomas was employed by Sodexo as an a...

Letter to the Editor: Tom Price unfit to serve as Secretary of Health

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Christine Petrin, Keanan McGonigle, Krishna Pandya, Paige Bradlet, Shana Zucker, Kaitlyn Arbour, Contributing Writers

January 18, 2017

On Jan. 18, Tom Price, nominated for Secretary of Health and Human Services, attended his courtesy hearing before the U.S. Senate. Price stands poised to undo much of Louisiana's progress in improving the health of its citizens. As future physicians, we oppose Price's nomination and stand with fellow m...