The Tulane Hullabaloo

Faculty urges administration to release ‘just’ plan for Sodexo workers


Sanjali De Silva, Senior Staff Reporter

March 24, 2020

With approximately 400 students remaining on campus during the coronavirus pandemic, work for Tulane’s dining and janitorial staff has nearly disappeared, prompting more than 200 members of the Tulane faculty to sign a petition asking for protections for these workers.  The majority of Tulane’s dining and janito...

Letter to the Editor: Meal plan petitions ignore workers and students from low-income backgrounds

Ashley Chen | Views Layout Editor

Anfernee "Bubba" Murray

February 27, 2019

We, as members of Students Organizing Against Racism and members of the Tulane community, came across news of future plans by Tulane administrative bodies to mandate that undergraduates purchase a four-year meal plan from the university. Students’ response to the idea has been extremely negative, as evidenced by the 1,300+ signatures on both of the stude...