The Tulane Hullabaloo

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 series of large projects across campus began following the “Only the Audacious” campaign in 2017, ...

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

Sofia Viscuso | Photography Editor

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 Tulane University, manages the project. He explained that Tulane is focused on three main initiati...

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

Fitts gives his State of the University address

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 address, hosted in McAlister Auditorium on Friday afternoon, Fitts hoped to highlight Tulane’s increasi...

New Business School downtown building highlights inequality of funds on campus

Czars Trinidad | Senior Staff Artist

Shea Dobson, Views Editor

January 31, 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 building gave the business school new facilities far more advanced than those of the rest o...