The Tulane Hullabaloo

Design Major to be introduced in Fall 2020

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Amy Nankin, News Editor

November 20, 2019

A new design major will be introduced to the undergraduate study body beginning fall 2020. The new major is housed in the School of Architecture, but students of all disciplines will be able to declare the major. Many of the core requirements for the major are already being offered, and students who ...

Tulane’s mismatched architecture hinders campus cohesion

Cadence Neenan, Senior Staff Reporter

September 13, 2018

Just this week, U.S. News and World Report came out with its vaguely titled “Best College Rankings,” solidifying the rampant anxieties of students everywhere. A quick glance at the top five universities includes all the usual champions: Princeton, Harvard, Columbia, Yale, etc. Now I beg of you – what ...

Artists identify social justice-architecture intersection in Tulane lecture

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Ellen Waller, Associate News Editor

March 13, 2018

Artist Theaster Gates and architect Dan Pitera are pushing the boundaries of architecture as they incorporate advocacy for social justice into their designs. Pitera and Gates were hosted on campus by The Phyllis M. Taylor Center for Social Innovation and Design Thinking and the Tulane School of Archit...

Unpacking Architecture: Howard-Tilton Memorial Library’s mismatched floors

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Peter Kintner, Contributing Reporter

February 22, 2018

Though the Howard-Tilton Memorial Library plays an integral role in campus life, most students pay little attention to the building aside from using it as a place to study. Many graduates are unaware that Howard and Tilton were two different people. This year marks the 50th anniversary of the construction...