The Tulane Hullabaloo

Why aren’t students feeling the benefits of Tulane’s audacious fundraising?

Edwin Wang, Staff Writer

November 14, 2019

A fundamental pillar of Tulane’s “Only the Audacious” revamp is “building an environment to support excellence,” an ambition that requires Tulane to reevaluate its developmental priorities. Tulane is currently falling short of its vows by delaying student-focused priorities that would strategically ...

Students can control financial futures by embracing technology

Students can plant financial seeds now which will, over time, grow into prosperous financial portfolios.

Edwin Wang, Staff Writer

October 3, 2019

As Tulanians enter a critical era when we must budget and cultivate an awareness of economic and political developments, it is equally important that we embrace personal investing and put our savings to work. Personal investing can initially seem incredibly intimidating, but it is less daunting w...

Tulane can help Louisiana combat its urgent opioid crisis

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Edwin Wang, Staff Writer

September 25, 2019

At Tulane, an exciting effort is currently underway to find safe alternatives to fatal opioids that have haunted countless Americans. Despite positive news at Tulane and nationally, the opioid crisis is worsening in Louisiana and demands immediate solutions from political and medical leaders.  Jo...

Tulane students should cultivate economic awareness

Tulane students should cultivate economic awareness

Edwin Wang, Staff Writer

September 11, 2019

In a generation notorious for using efficient Amazon Prime orders and convenient Uber rides, it can be easy to gloss over the financial impact of our spending habits. Especially in our busy lives as Tulanians, buying the latest high tech gadget with free shipping may seem like the most appealing mo...

Tulane Should Scrap Its Housing Requirement

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Edwin Wang, Contributing Reporter

January 31, 2019

With the housing application reopening for the 2019-20 academic year, a question that often puzzles Tulane students resurfaces: Why does Tulane require first- and second-year students to live on campus? As college affordability continues to haunt students across the nation, a mindblowing 47 per...

Tulane transportation services make off-campus exploration accessible, students fail to take advantage

Tulane transportation services make off-campus exploration accessible, students fail to take advantage

Edwin Wang, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018

With midterm tests in our rear view and finals on our horizon, we can all attest to the challenges of undergraduate life. Studying for exams, staying on top of coursework and keeping up with student organizations can make college a stressful endeavor. Diligent work is certainly commendable, but students should re...

Citizens cannot tolerate dismissal of Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein

Edwin Wang, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2018

Since national news coverage has been driven by the allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, many have forgotten about the ongoing Special Counsel investigation regarding alleged collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign. But forces are moving against the investigation, and Deputy A...