The Tulane Hullabaloo

Tulane community responds to reopening plan: “It’s going to be a sh-t show”

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Haley Soares and Harrison Thorn

6 days ago

On August 19, Tulane University will resume predominantly in-person classroom instruction and the city will be inundated with thousands of students. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, many schools are choosing to operate completely online for the coming semester, while others, like Tulane, have chose...

Sports industry Tulane alumni discuss ‘new normal’ of professional sports

NBA and MLB players will compete in empty arenas without fans due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Bella Baff, Sports Editor

July 29, 2020

The Tulane Hullabaloo is a nonprofit newsroom that receives no funding from Tulane University. Consider subscribing today to support our mission. With Major League Baseball having begun its 2020 season less than a week ago and already embroiled in controversy, and the National Basketball Associa...

Student Affairs releases regulations for meetings, events

Student Affairs releases regulations for meetings, events

Harrison Thorn, Senior staff writer

July 24, 2020

The Tulane Hullabaloo is a nonprofit newsroom that receives no funding from Tulane University. Consider subscribing today to support our mission. Liz Schafer, director of fraternity and sorority programs, and Greg Feiling, associate director for programming at the Lavin-Bernick Center for Univer...

Fitts announces plan for return to campus

Outdoor classrooms are being constructed on the Berger Family Lawn for social distancing during fall semester classes.

Amy Nankin, News Editor

July 20, 2020

The Tulane Hullabaloo is a nonprofit newsroom that receives no funding from Tulane University. Consider subscribing today to support our mission. This morning, Tulane University President Mike Fitts released a comprehensive return to campus plan in an email to the Tulane student body. The email ...

Tulane holds virtual ceremony to honor Class of 2020

Ashley Chen | Production Manager

Amy Nankin, News Editor

May 17, 2020

Saturday afternoon, Tulane University held an online ceremony to honor the graduating Class of 2020, titled "TUgether: Connecting the Class of 2020."  The ceremony began with a slideshow of pictures members of the class of 2020 submitted that showcase fond memories of their time at Tulane and a musi...

Airing of Grievances: Zoom University

Cecilia Hammond | Senior Staff Artist

Gabe Darley, Staff Writer

May 1, 2020

Dear Professors of Tulane University: I’m writing you today as a student and friend. I want to start off by thanking you for your hard work throughout this crisis!  Without a doubt, the institution of online classes in the place of in-person ones has once again proven the dedication of Tulane University to...

Hull Poll: Here’s what our seniors think graduation should look like

Staff Photographer

April 15, 2020

It used to go like this: The sun will rise in the east, and come May, seniors will walk across the stage after months of anticipation and receive their diploma. Your instagram feed will be filled with sorority girls chugging André while blocking a street car. You’ll receive a stole from an organiz...

(Sandy) Alex G and music in the age of coronavirus

Czars Trinidad | Layout Editor

Haley Soares, Arcade Editor

April 15, 2020

Amidst the ongoing public health crisis, musicians around the world are forced to cancel tours and stay indoors, just like the rest of us. This new normal has prompted many artists to become inventive and seek new ways to connect with fans. Charli XCX, for one, has taken an interactive approach to reco...

TGNC Mutual Aid Fund offers relief to transgender community

Czars Trinidad | Layout Editor

Megan Garcia, Intersections Editor

April 15, 2020

In light of financial crisis brought on by the novel coronavirus, the Transgender and Gender-Nonconforming Crisis Funding Circle Louisiana has created a mutual aid fund to give relief to their community. The TGNC fund was established on March 17 as the effects of COVID-19 began to take place within the ...

Voting for USG representatives is live amid coronavirus pandemic

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Amy Nankin, News Editor

April 2, 2020

Tulane University’s Undergraduate Student Government welcomed in its new executive board March 13, and voting for USG representatives opened this morning and will end tomorrow.  Students can cast their votes for president, vice president, treasurer, secretary and up to 10 senators vying for a position to represen...

Sex and coronavirus: Your important questions answered

Elana Bush | Photography Editor

Abimisola Anibaba, Contributing Writer

April 1, 2020

In the midst of several depressing and fear-inducing headlines, it seems only right to share some good news and start addressing the quiet but very important questions on everyone’s mind — can we have sex in a pandemic? Short answer? Yes. The virus hasn’t been found to transmit via sexual inte...

‘Quarantunes’: Arcade’s playlist for the pandemic

Hanson Dai | Art Director

Haley Soares, Arcade Editor

April 1, 2020

What good is an apocalypse without a killer soundtrack to accompany it? While it may not actually be the end of the world (yet), we’ve taken it upon ourselves to create the perfect playlist to guide you through these tumultuous times.  “TSLAMP” by MGMT Let’s face it, quarantine ha...