The Tulane Hullabaloo

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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...

Encouraging bipartisan communication

Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board

February 1, 2017

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James Carville, legendary political commentator turned Tulane professor, spoke on a panel with three other notable scholars on Jan. 17. One of the panelists, James Hartman, a well-regarded Republican political consultant and Tulane...

Get Yourself Tested

Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board

November 30, 2016

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In today's culture, sex is everywhere. From representations in media to individual sex lives, it becomes increasingly important to be aware of one's sexual health.While Tulane offers an array of great sexual health resourc...

We must unite

The Tulane Hullabaloo Board

November 9, 2016

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With the polls closed, the results in, and Donald Trump as the president-elect of the United States, Tulane finds itself in a state of reflection. The Hullabaloo acknowledges that throughout all circles on this campus, members of this c...

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