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Why we swipe right: What (not) to do with your profile

Why we swipe right: What (not) to do with your profile

Jennings Nelson and Alex Calloway

September 26, 2018

In an increasingly digital world, online dating apps are becoming the modus operandi on college campuses. After all, if there is no need to leave your dorm room to meet the person of your dreams, then why would you? Just like in real life, however, first impressions are everything. A good profile c...

Queue: The Best Chick Flicks of Summer 2018

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Alice Moye-Honeyman, Contributing Reporter

September 26, 2018

Chick flicks can be a tough genre to master. Rom-coms have been historically complex, funny and just downright enjoyable, but these releases from this past summer have far exceeded expectations with their gratifying stories. “Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again” Knowing Me Knowing You, we both sang that title in ...

Netflix Queue: Lady Love

Netflix Queue: Lady Love

Nurah Lambert, Arcade Editor

September 24, 2018

The romance genre has a long, long history, but only recently have we seen same-sex coupling normalized in the media. From bachelorette parties to summer flings, here are our favorite lesbian films released over the last two years. “The Feels” Written and directed by Jenée Lamarque It’s the bachelorett...

New York Fashion Week trends for Tulane students to try

New York Fashion Week trends for Tulane students to try

Rachel Horn, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2018

New York Fashion Week offers the general public a sneak peek into all of the biggest fads for the spring and summer seasons of 2019, and with its conclusion begins the mad rush to try them all on for size. While it is typically not fitting to wear runway clothing day-to-day here at Tulane, here are so...

Football Season 101: Tackling the touchdown and the tailgate

Four girls attend a tailgate

Adelaide Basco, Senior Staff Reporter

September 13, 2018

Grab your fanny packs and slap on your dad caps, everyone – it’s time for tailgating season. Preparing to have the best tailgate experience possible can be stressful to those of us new to the pastime, so use this handy guide to have fun, no matter what the weather looks like!     Wear sh...

Awkward Sex Stories: Laughter is the best medicine (after lube)

Awkward Sex Stories: Laughter is the best medicine (after lube)

Anonymous, Staff Reporter

September 9, 2018

The Tulane Hullabaloo is a nonprofit newsroom that receives no funding from Tulane University. Consider subscribing today to support our mission. It was the first night after I’d come back for my sophomore year. I’d convinced Stephen*, my unofficial boyfriend, that I needed him to stay with ...

‘Bounce Back’ with BSU at its first event of the semester

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Nurah Lambert, Arcade Editor

September 7, 2018

Stop in Saturday Sept. 8 to celebrate the start of the new school year with Tulane’s Black Student Union as it hosts “Bounce Back Pt. 1.” The event begins at 7 p.m. and will be held in the Lavin-Bernick Center for Student Life in the Stibbs Conference Room. “It’s sort of like a welcome...

Green or blue bubble: Android vs. iPhone debate sparks controversy

Green or blue bubble: Android vs. iPhone debate sparks controversy

Nurah Lambert, Arcade Editor

September 6, 2018

iOS versus Android is arguably the most stirring, long standing debate since the blue/black vs. white/gold dress conspiracy. As the dominant culture of tech-savvy, smartphone-toters gets more advanced with each new tech-cessory, new Tesla controversy or new Apple announcement, an important question remains: w...

New Orleans classics for the New Orleans newbies

New Orleans classics for the New Orleans newbies

Nurah Lambert, Arcade Editor

September 5, 2018

As the fall semester begins, there is so much for incoming students to get excited about: new classmates, new courses, even a new Bruff. For those who will be joining Tulane for the first time, The Hullabaloo has pulled together a few literary works, tv shows and movies to get freshmen excited and re...

Queue: Super Guilty Pleasure Television Shows

Nurah Lambert and Fiona Grathwohl

September 3, 2018

There is good tv and there is trash tv. We love the trash and we’re not afraid to admit it, no matter how problematic, poorly-written and just plain bad it is. This week's queue features Arcade's guiltiest of pleasures tv shows. Let's cringe together! The Inbetweeners (British Version)   I will proudly admi...

Easy Moving Tips for Students Transitioning to Off Campus Living

Julia Ferro, Senior Reporter

September 1, 2018

Tulane University’s system of having a requirement for both Freshmen and Sophomores to live on campus is not a common practice. In fact, many schools only require that students live on campus their first year, leaving them free to move off campus for the remaining three. The result is a learning curve ...

Love and Capitalism class brings Crazy Rich Asians to Tulane

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Fiona Grathwohl, Arcade Editor

August 31, 2018

We have all heard about the new and fascinating story taking the world by storm: Crazy Rich Asians by Kevin Kwan. To put our newfound interest to good use, the English Department’s Love and Capitalism class, taught by Assistant Professor of English Cheryl Naruse, will be using the book as a lens to ...