The Tulane Hullabaloo

Colin Slater left New Orleans after Katrina, returns for basketball

Courtesy of Tulane Athletics

Madeline Billeaud, Staff Reporter

March 23, 2017

When Hurricane Katrina hit New Orleans in 2005, more than a million people were displaced, many of whom never returned to the city they once called home. Freshman Colin Slater was one of these displaced residents. Despite being away for 11 years, his love for the city led him back home as he pursues...