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Apparent fixes to Uptown roads cause confusion, delays

Apparent fixes to Uptown roads cause confusion, delays

Andrew Spencer, Contributing Reporter March 23, 2022

The city of New Orleans is undertaking a comprehensive $2.3 billion dollar program to restore and improve local infrastructure — namely, New Orleans’ worn and pitted streets. The Mayor’s office...

A self-erecting crane sits above McAlister Place at Tulane University.

Crane looms large as construction continues

Hannah Mayer, Staff Reporter October 6, 2021

The bulldozers and debris sites on campus are part of two major construction projects currently happening at Tulane University.  The first project — called Housing Development Phase I — is...

FULLABALOO | Fitts’ hidden motive for campus construction revealed: Immortality

FULLABALOO | Fitts’ hidden motive for campus construction revealed: Immortality

Hannah Mayer Fitts, No relation to the other Mike March 25, 2021

As more and more construction projects appear to be underway on campus, The Tulane Fullabaloo has ascertained the real reason behind all of these physical changes. President Mike Fitts is using these construction...

Crane on Bruff construction site

Crane on Bruff construction site sparks meme account

Mercedes Ohlen, Staff Reporter March 17, 2021

Following the ongoing construction project for two new student dormitories on the former site of the Bruff Commons, Tulane students have taken a liking to the large red crane on the site.  An Instagram...

Construction on Gibson quad

Native Gardens Project one of many construction efforts on campus

Mercedes Ohlen, Staff Reporter March 10, 2021

A recent construction project entitled the “Native Gardens Project” has begun behind the Merryl and Sam Israel Jr. Environmental Sciences Building on Gibson Quad. This project is part of Tulane’s...


Noisy Bruff Commons demolition to bring new residence halls, dining options

Amy Nankin and Carrigan English, News Editors January 29, 2020

Bruff Commons, Tulane’s retired dining hall and former home of mail services, has been closed off to the public and is slated to be demolished and replaced by new residence halls by Fall 2022.  A...

Sofia Viscuso | Photography Editor

Construction Update: New science building, housing and a unified quad

Tate Weston, Contributing Reporter November 7, 2019

With the completion of The Commons, the Tulane administration has started finalizing plans for several new building operations.  Patrick Norton, senior vice president and chief operating officer at...

Fitts gives his State of the University address

Fitts delivers State of the University address, outlines Tulane’s projects and goals

Campbell Lutz, Senior Staff Reporter September 6, 2019

Each year, President Michael Fitts hosts a State of the University address. Aimed primarily at Tulane staff, the speech outlines the University’s latest achievements and biggest goals. At this year’s...

Czars Trinidad | Senior Staff Artist

New Business School downtown building highlights inequality of funds on campus

Shea Dobson, Views Editor January 30, 2019

Last year, Tulane’s Uptown campus saw the completion of a $35 million new building, the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex, for the university’s A.B. Freeman School of Business. The new state-of-the-art...

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