The Tulane Hullabaloo

Monkeypox, COVID-19 threats remain low in New Orleans

Monkeypox, COVID-19 threats remain low in New Orleans

Mercedes Ohlen, Staff Writer 6 days ago

The threat for both Monkeypox and COVID-19 remains low in New Orleans and Louisiana.    According to the Louisiana Department of Health, there are 251 reported cases of Monkeypox within...

New COVID-19 booster available for students, staff

New COVID-19 booster available for students, staff

Marcus Pacenza, Contributing Reporter September 19, 2022

This school year is expected to be the first since 2020 without major COVID-19 impacts at Tulane University. But the virus is still here, and there is a new tool to help people decrease their chances...

President Mike Fitts discusses the issues that matter to Tulane students as they return to campus.

Q&A: President Mike Fitts on crime, Campus Health, Tulane’s future

Martha Sanchez, News Editor August 31, 2022

President Fitts sat down with The Hullabaloo to discuss hurricane preparedness, crime and the issues that matter to Tulane students as they return to campus this semester. The conversation has been...

As monkeypox spreads, Tulane is urging caution among students.

Tulane urges monkeypox caution

Layla Reese, Contributing Reporter August 31, 2022

President Joe Biden’s declaration of a monkeypox public health emergency and national vaccine shortage are among the causes for virus concerns at Tulane University.    Tulane Campus Health...

A Hullabaloo archive photograph of a COVID-19 testing station in Patterson Hall from February 2021.

Relaxed COVID-19 protocols prompt excitement, concern

Katherine Dawson, Contributing Reporter August 24, 2022

Tulane University dropped surveillance COVID-19 testing and off-campus isolation policies this month, marking a shift towards normalcy as the school enters its fifth full semester of the pandemic.    For...

gibson hall

5 headlines you might have missed this summer

Martha Sanchez, News Editor August 23, 2022

From President Mike Fitts to Roe v. Wade, here are the top stories the Tulane Hullabaloo covered this summer.    Tulane University ended surveillance COVID-19 testing, off-campus isolation...

Tulane ends surveillance testing, off-campus isolation policies

Tulane ends surveillance testing, off-campus isolation policies

Martha Sanchez, News Editor August 7, 2022

Tulane University will stop surveillance COVID-19 testing and on-campus students who test positive will isolate in their residence halls, the school announced Friday, marking a shift from stricter...

Tulane cases remain low amid new COVID-19 variant

Tulane cases remain low amid new COVID-19 variant

Martha Sanchez, News Editor April 13, 2022

A highly infectious omicron subvariant called BA.2 is spreading across the globe in the newest wave of COVID-19, but at Tulane University, case numbers remain low.  The new variant hit Europe with...

OPINION | Vaccine mandates are still important to ensure normalcy

OPINION | Vaccine mandates are still important to ensure normalcy

Taylor Spill, Contributing Columnist April 13, 2022

On March 21, Mayor LaToya Cantrell got rid of  the vaccine and testing mandate for most public spaces. This decision came because COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations around the time remained low despite...

Jazz Fest return

OPINION | Return of Jazz Fest brings community, culture

Setah Alavi, Staff Columnist March 22, 2022

The “World’s Greatest Backyard Barbeque” is returning to the Fair Grounds Race Course for the first time since 2019, bringing with it the culture of New Orleans. The New Orleans Jazz &...

Tulane Universitys academic quad is quiet in between classes.

State of the TUnion

Lily Mae Lazarus and Rohan Goswami March 21, 2022

There are 57 days until the end of Tulane University’s 2021-2022 academic year. In just over one week, Tulanians will kick their feet up for spring break, which is back by popular demand. Before...

OPINION | Current homeless relocation programs are not effective enough

OPINION | Current homeless relocation programs are not effective enough

Doxey Kamara, Intersections Editor March 21, 2022

Homelessness, a crisis that affects over half a million Americans, has been made even more difficult to survive in light of the ongoing pandemic. As COVID-19 may be even more dangerous to homeless...

Load More Stories
Donate to The Tulane Hullabaloo
$1060
$1000
Contributed
Our Goal