The Tulane Hullabaloo

First-generation college students, our triumphs are still valid

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Shahamat Uddin, Intersections Editor

April 22, 2020

Just about four years ago from today, I committed to attending Tulane University and graduating amongst the Class of 2020. It was one of the most exciting days of my entire life. I called my dad after school, yelling and cheering about the decision, listening to him cry tears of joy over the phone...

Heartbreak, coronavirus, and the best people I’ve ever known

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Shahamat Uddin, Intersections Editor

April 7, 2020

Today, almost three weeks after Tulane’s initial announcement of transitioning academic instruction online, I decided to take a walk through campus. I was met with a chilling sadness as I passed through McAlister Place, eyeing the remaining pavement chalk of planned events that will never happen. ...

Tulane Hosts College Democrats of America Summer Convention

Courtesy of College Democrats of Louisiana

Amy Nankin, News Editor

September 12, 2019

Tulane University hosted the 60th annual College Democrats of America Summer Convention Sep. 6-8. Around 450 college students and recent graduates representing 30 different state federations attended the convention.

College athletics more inclusive to LGBTQ+ athletes

Megan Calvin, Staff Artist

Daniel Horowitz, Views Editor

September 7, 2017

The stress of a college student knows no bounds. The four-year introduction to adulthood can offer young adults a great deal of pressure. This pressure skyrockets for student athletes. For 69 student athletes in the 2017-18 academic year, there is another factor that could potentially add to the already existi...

Divisiveness does not equate to freedom of speech

Madeline Ninno, Staff Writer

June 7, 2017

As increasing political tensions proliferate college campuses, the debate over the limitations on free speech has become more heated. These debates have even sparked protests and violent conflicts at some universities. While freedom of speech has long been considered indispensable in the democratic...

The Tulane Hullabaloo welcomes media, differs in journalistic process

February 15, 2017

Despite a growing pool of available information for today's college students, student-run college newspapers still provide an essential service. The value of this media service is not being the first or being the most eye-catching. Our purpose is to report the truth. A Pew Research Center Study found that 75 pe...