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The Tulane Hullabaloo

Staff Editorial: Health Center must be transparent with details of new GYT program

October 18, 2017

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Next month, the Health Center for Student Care will be piloting a new program to replace the Get Yourself Tested initiative, which had previously provided students with free and comprehensive testing for sexually transmitted diseas...

Staff Editorial: Administration must include student voices in sexual assault prevention efforts

October 5, 2017

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

One in five women and one in 16 men are sexually assaulted while in college, according to the National Sexual Violence Resource Center.In a recent email to the student body, Tania Tetlow, Tulane chief of staff and senior vice...

Staff editorial: Administration must act to help undocumented students at Tulane

September 21, 2017

Filed under No Photo, Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

In a preemptive effort to prepare for the possibility of President Donald Trump eliminating Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, Tulane's Undergraduate Student Government passed a resolution on December 7, 2016, calling for the university administration to designate itself a "sanctuary campus" to protect undocumented students....

Staff editorial: Administration must demonstrate religious inclusivity

September 14, 2017

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The events of September 11, 2001, inflicted trauma on families and communities across the world. For the country as a whole, the day also marked a turning point for religious tolerance. This week, as we commemorate that day and ...

Staff Editorial: Tulane students must engage in New Orleans politics

August 31, 2017

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Despite hailing from cities across the globe, college students in New Orleans have a unique opportunity to influence local politics, regardless of where they are from or where they are registered to vote. With this opportunity ...

Tulane Sexual Misconduct Climate Survey requires widespread student participation

April 6, 2017

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Tulane conducted a Sexual Misconduct Climate Survey this year, garnering a response from 53 percent of undergraduate and 31 percent of graduate students. These numbers reflect varying community involvement, exposing Tulane's failure...

Students must rent houses responsibly

March 22, 2017

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Tulane students planning to live off-campus should know that the city of New Orleans is working to pass a new series of rental regulations to protect against abusive landlords and unacceptable living conditions.The city will...

Tulane must actively address racist history

March 16, 2017

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

There is little doubt that slavery was integral to the founding of Tulane. The Medical College of Louisiana, which would later become Tulane University, was founded in 1834 and predates the Civil War. There is evidence that sla...

“Closed border” policy isolates Tulane from community

March 8, 2017

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

The Tulane Student Organization Policy and Handbook Committee recently updated its policy regarding student organizations. A new rule revokes non-Tulane affiliates' right to current and potential positions as full, decision-mak...

Students should stay safe, be respectful during Mardi Gras

Opinion of The Hullabaloo Board

February 27, 2017

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Mardi Gras is a highly anticipated time, but it should not be an opportunity for students to neglect the resources offered by our community. The Hullabaloo hopes that students will do their best to be respectful to locals, families,...

The Tulane Hullabaloo welcomes media, differs in journalistic process

February 15, 2017

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Despite a growing pool of available information for today's college students, student-run college newspapers still provide an essential service. The value of this media service is not being the first or being the most eye-cat...

Tulane community must show contract workers respect

Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board

February 9, 2017

Filed under Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board, Views

Bruff Commons is not just a place to grab food for many Tulane students, but a place to decompress from daily stresses, meet with friends and relax and — with the warm welcome from various Sodexo employees — it begins to feel...

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