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Apple executive Lisa Jackson receives Tulane’s 2019 Distinguished Alumni Award

April 11, 2019

Lisa Jackson, the daughter of a mailman and a secretary, grew up in the Ninth Ward of New Orleans in Pontchartrain Park. Jackson went on to get her undergraduate degree in chemical engineering from...

Tulanes All In campaigns seeks to combat sexual violence

Tulane’s ‘All In’ campaigns seeks to combat sexual violence

April 3, 2019

On Tuesday, the Student Coalition for Sexual Violence Prevention hosted a Tulane Tuesday event in the Lavin-Bernick Center for Student Life to bring awareness to the beginning of Sexual Assault Awareness...

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Rest in Peace, Nipsey

April 3, 2019

Hugo Fajardo | Senior Staff Artist On the last day of March, community activist, entrepreneur, father, husband and Grammy-nominated rapper Nipsey Hussle was shot and killed at 33 years old. When Nipsey...

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Center for Academic Equity offers resources for first-generation students

March 28, 2019

The Class of 2022 is the most racially diverse class in Tulane’s history. With this increased diversity, however, comes the need to support different populations on campus, including first-generation...

Tulane brings in sexual assault researchers to support LGBTQ, students of color

Tulane brings in sexual assault researchers to support LGBTQ, students of color

March 20, 2019

In 2017, Tulane released a climate survey which included data on rates of sexual assault on Tulane’s campus. According to the survey results, undergraduate women, particularly LGBTQ students, reported...

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USG makes strides to improve student life

February 27, 2019

Undergraduate Student Government has introduced a number of initiatives this semester to improve student life. Most recently, USG has focused legislative efforts on the Howard-Tilton Memorial Library,...

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Raven Ancar sheds light on Black student experience in self-directed film

February 14, 2019

The Hullabaloo sat down with Tulane freshman Raven Ancar to discuss the inspirations and process behind the making of her first film, “The Veil.” The documentary, based on “the veil” present in...

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Tulane Law School hosts Black Alumni Weekend

February 14, 2019

Last weekend, Tulane Law School hosted Black Alumni Weekend to celebrate the 50th anniversary of its first Black graduate, Michael Starks, who marked the desegregation of the school in 1968. “This...

Breaking News: Apple CEO Tim Cook to address Tulane University graduates at 2019 Commencement

Breaking News: Apple CEO Tim Cook to address Tulane University graduates at 2019 Commencement

February 7, 2019

Today, President Fitts announced that Apple CEO Tim Cook will be the Class of 2019’s keynote commencement speaker on May 18 in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. "At Tulane, we are committed to addressing...

Elana Bush | Photography Editor

Newcomb Art Museum confronts mass incarceration with new exhibit

January 30, 2019

  From 2005 to 2018, Louisiana was the prison capital of the world. Still, the state’s incarceration rates are higher than all of the non-U.S. founding NATO countries combined. The Newcomb Art...

Tulane students celebrate MLK weekend through leadership conference, community outreach

Tulane students celebrate MLK weekend through leadership conference, community outreach

January 23, 2019

  Last weekend, Tulane’s Black Student Union traveled with 11 members to the Southwestern Black Student Leadership Conference (SBSLC) hosted by Texas A&M University.   Founded in 1989,...

Nile Pierre

January 23, 2019

Nile (she, her, hers) is a junior from Los Angeles, California. She is majoring in political economy and Latin American studies with a Spanish minor. She previously served as the Intersections Editor....

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