The Tulane Hullabaloo

Comedy can serve as creative outlet for STEM students

Photo illustration by Ashley Chen and Maggie Pasterz

Deeya Patel, Max Moore, and Claire Davis

February 13, 2020

Deeya Patel, member of Office Hours Comedy Throwing comedy into a STEM-heavy course load can certainly keep a schedule interesting. Just two hours on a Thursday evening can consist of completing a chemistry problem set, hastily writing a sketch that was born from shower musings and playing sill...

Classes are out, but Office Hours is in session

Member of comedy group Office Hours rehearses a sketch for their performances later this week.

Haley Soares, Arcade Editor

December 5, 2019

Office Hours, Tulane University’s sketch comedy group, graces the stage once again this upcoming weekend with their show entitled “Shrimp N’ Fitts.”  Having recently rebranded, this is the group’s first solo show under the name “Office Hours,” but you may recognize them by their forme...

Tulane Comedy Showcase displays student talent

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Haley Soares, Arcade Editor

November 7, 2019

In the remnants of what once was the beloved City Diner, Tulane University Campus Programming hosted campus comedians with different styles and niche, audience-driven material for the Tulane Comedy Showcase this Tuesday. Students gathered in the Rathskeller Lounge to partake in a night of sketch com...

Review: Cody Ko and Noel Miller take online success to Fillmore crowd

Ko and Miller

Czars Trinidad and Isabella Casas

October 28, 2019

YouTube comedians Cody Ko and Noel Miller lit up this past Friday, Oct. 25, at Fillmore Theatre with their explosive wit and fast-paced humor. The pair arrived on stage as their recent song and collaboration, “Short Kings Anthem,” played, kicking off a night full of comedic anecdotes, lively comeb...

Intersections’ top tweets of the week

Intersections’ top tweets of the week

Megan García, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019

With roughly 2-3 weeks left of school and finals right around the corner, study season is in full swing. Unfortunately, this makes endlessly scrolling through Twitter even more appealing. Let’s procrastinate that 5-page, double-spaced paper for your sociology class that everyone stopped attending halfway...

Your Token POC // Episode 3: “But you aren’t like THOSE people”

Illustration Credit | Czars Trinidad

Kila Moore and Canela López

February 20, 2019

Intersections’ top tweets of Winter Break

Intersections' top tweets of Winter Break

Hugo Fajardo, Intersections Editor

January 16, 2019

Welcome back Tulanians. Let's kick off the first school week of 2019 by looking back at our endlessly-scrolling Twitter feeds filled with family Vines, "merry Chrysler" tweets, and conspiracy theories after having watched "Bandersnatch." Here are Intersections' favorite tweets from winter br...

The Onion co-founder Scott Dikkers gives talk to Tulane students

Scott Dikkers

Campbell Lutz, News Editor

September 16, 2018

"It's always been The Onion's character to berate readers and tell them that they're dumb and they don't know anything, and The Onion will tell them what they need to know. So that's always been fun," Scott Dikkers, the co-founder and former editor in chief of The Onion, said in an interview with The Hullaba...

Queue: Standout Stand-Up

Sam Ergina, Arcade Editor

April 23, 2017

Over the past few years, Netflix has been pushing out original content faster and faster. Beyond the original series it has produced like the Marvel quartet, "Orange is the New Black" and "Stranger Things," the streaming service has also been consistently recording and pushing out stand-up comedy shows....

Civic Theater presents Comedy Central’s newest class of clowns

13 comedians will perform at the Civic Theater over the course of four days as part of

Tyler Mead, Senior Staff Writer

April 13, 2017

"The Comedy Central Half Hour" records 13 brand-new half-hour long stand up specials at The Civic Theater for a bright new batch of comedians. All of the comics have made appearances on television, TED Talks and the web, but "The Half Hour" is a chance to show America what they bring to the table. The ...

H Jon Benjamin’s comedic voice stands above

Larry Murphy (left) and H Jon Benjamin (right) performed at McAlister Auditorium Wednesday March 22.

Tyler Mead, Senior Staff Reporter

March 27, 2017

The voice of international super spy Sterling Archer, burger man Bob Belcher and a can of mixed vegetables, H. Jon Benjamin performed March 22 in McAlister Auditorium and brought new material which was different from any of those characters. Benjamin talked to Tulane about his favorite sex shop,...