The Tulane Hullabaloo

Outreach Tulane organizers express frustration with Tulanes involvement in the service event.

Outreach Tulane faces administrative roadblocks

Gabi Liebeler, Views Editor 1 day ago

Excited to host the 31st Outreach Tulane — Tulane University’s largest and oldest community service event — a small group of organizers faced an unexpected hurdle when news broke that Hurricane...

Newcomb Hall remains covered in scaffolding after Hurricane Ida.

Despite faculty concerns, Fitts emphasizes successful efforts during Ida

Rohan Goswami, News Editor October 6, 2021

As students returned to New Orleans in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida, Tulane University President Mike Fitts reflected on the preparations around the hurricane, the evacuation to Houston, the return to...

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OPINION | Tulane undersold Hurricane Ida’s potential

Bobby Becker, Contributing Columnist October 6, 2021

The Tulane University administration and faculty worked long hours to successfully keep students safe from Hurricane Ida, and they deserve much praise for doing so. In hindsight, it is clear that they...

Sharp Hall reports the most thefts with at least 44 missing their personal belongings.

Surge in dorm thefts rocks campus

Lily Mae Lazarus, Managing Editor September 29, 2021

After evacuating from Hurricane Ida, Tulane University students face another hurdle during their fall semester. Hoping to be reunited with their personal belongings, many on-campus students returned...

Puerto Rican student Clara Tomé explores the impact of hurricanes on her identity.

Chasing storms from San Juan to New Orleans

Clara Tomé, Contributing Columnist September 29, 2021

Last year, my friend told me she felt that hurricanes follow me. While I laughed at that, I now find myself reflecting on how hurricanes have impacted my life.  I was born and still live in Puerto...

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OPINION | Tulane student evacuation during Hurricane Ida shows privilege, ignorance

Anna Dixon, Senior Staff Columnist September 29, 2021

Tulane University students’ social media posts of themselves partying in other cities juxtaposed with news footage showing Hurricane Ida’s destruction of New Orleans exemplifies the student body’s...

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Green Wave football makes long-awaited return, fall for second week straight

Ben Glazer, Staff Reporter September 29, 2021

The Tulane University Green Wave football team finally returned to an electric atmosphere at Yulman Stadium in New Orleans against the University of Alabama at Birmingham. After being displaced for...

Intramural sports look to resume normal programming within COVID-19 guidelines following Hurricane Ida.

Intramural sports to return as delta variant looms

Robbie Eschete, Contributing Reporter September 27, 2021

When students return to campus, things will be far from normal between recovering from Hurricane Ida and the COVID-19 pandemic. However, intramural sports returning to Tulane University this fall is a...

Hurricane damages force Décou-Labat relocation to Hyatt

Hurricane damages force Décou-Labat relocation to Hyatt

Jada Roth, Senior Staff Reporter September 18, 2021

An email on Sept. 17 from Patrick Norton, senior vice president and chief operating officer, and Dusty Porter, vice president of Student Affairs, revealed extra damage from Hurricane Ida and Tropical Storm...

Laplace, Louisiana experienced substantial damage from Hurricane Ida.

Center for Public Service aims to help Ida relief efforts

Mackenzie Bookamer, News Editor September 15, 2021

Tulane University’s Center for Public Service — which works to connect students to community partners in New Orleans — originated in 2006 amidst the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. Hurricane...

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Climate-fueled hurricanes prompt urgent questions

Martha Sanchez, Contributing Reporter September 15, 2021

A disappearing coastline and the warming of the Gulf of Mexico — both effects of climate change  —  intensified the effects of Hurricane Ida seen in southeastern Louisiana. Tulane evacuated remaining...

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How to stay prepared during hurricane season

Mary Grace Granito, Contributing Reporter September 15, 2021

I am writing this informative guide as I sit in my family’s cramped 2010 Sienna minivan driving to Houston. It is Saturday morning, barely 48 hours after Hurricane Ida crept onto our weather radar....

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