The Tulane Hullabaloo

Athletics drops ball on equality: Examining disparities between men’s, women’s collegiate athletics

Athletics drops ball on equality: Examining disparities between men’s, women’s collegiate athletics

Colleen Drangines and Olivia Henderson

April 10, 2019

In November a complaint was filed against the Newcomb College Institute claiming the organization discriminated against men on Tulane’s campus. Little attention, however, has been brought to the disparities in Tulane athletics’ allocation of resources in relation to gender. A 2017 report from th...

USG passes resolution to submit comment to Department of Education in response to proposed Title IX legislation

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Kila Moore, News Editor

January 23, 2019

Last November, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy Devos announced a series of proposed regulations under Title IX, the federal law prohibiting sex discrimination within educational institutions. According to Devos, the new provisions will provide “clear policies and fair processes” in cases of sexual misconduct. Campus organizations, such a...

Tulane enters agreement with Office of Civil Rights, vows to end “sex discrimination” against men

Tulane enters agreement with Office of Civil Rights, vows to end “sex discrimination” against men

Kila Moore, News Editor

January 15, 2019

In the fall of 2018, Virginia Title IX attorney Margaret C. Valois filed a complaint against Tulane University and the Newcomb College Institute which claimed that the university discriminated against male students with many of its scholarship opportunities. After an investigation by the Department of Education’s O...