The Tulane Hullabaloo

Why the young college vote matters in 2020

Ashley Chen | Production Manager

Julia Prager-Hessel, Contributing Writer

March 24, 2020

Young people across the country have become increasingly politically active over the last two presidencies, with explosive reactions first to a young liberal making promises of ‘hope’ and ‘change’ and then a conservative billionaire speaking to unprecedented anger and disillusionment.   M...

Tulane for Bernie ramps up organizing

Tulane for Bernie members host voter registration drive on McAlister.

February 19, 2020

Coming off popular vote wins in the Iowa caucus and New Hampshire primary, Senator Bernie Sanders is emerging as the frontrunner in a still-crowded Democratic presidential field. Central to this success has been substantial support from young people, with just over 50% of Democratic voters under 35 saying...

Does the Louisiana Democratic Primary matter?


Cullen Fagan, Views Editor

February 19, 2020

This April 4, many Tulanians will cast their votes in the Louisiana Democratic Primary. Louisiana is a deep red state that went almost 20 points in favor of Trump in the 2016 presidential election. For some, this raises an important question. Does the Louisiana Democratic primary actually matter...

Chasten Buttigieg and Mandy Moore stump for Pete Buttigieg during Tulane visit

Students pose in the LBC with Chasten Buttigieg and Mandy Moore during a campaign visit to New Orleans.

Campbell Lutz and Josh Axelrod

November 18, 2019

Stopping on a campaign trip to New Orleans, Chasten Buttigieg, the husband of 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg, visited Tulane on Sunday morning to speak with students. The potential First Gentleman was joined by actress and singer-songwriter Mandy Moore. The pair spoke to a...