The Tulane Hullabaloo

Which tailgate drink are you?

Which tailgate drink are you?

Julia Ferro, Senior Staff Writer

November 6, 2019

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Easy Moving Tips for Students Transitioning to Off Campus Living

Julia Ferro, Senior Reporter

September 1, 2018

Tulane University’s system of having a requirement for both Freshmen and Sophomores to live on campus is not a common practice. In fact, many schools only require that students live on campus their first year, leaving them free to move off campus for the remaining three. The result is a learning curve ...

Tank and the Bangas, Big Freedia to bring New Orleans sound to Tipitina’s

Big Freedia delivering a jaw-dropping performance at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival.

Julia Ferro, Associate Arcade Editor

April 25, 2018

This Friday, April 27, local New Orleans band Tank and the Bangas will take on Tipitina's Uptown with Big Freedia. Tank and the Bangas formed in 2011 after meeting at an open mic night called Liberation Lounge at BlackStar Books and Caffe. The group's New Orleans roots are present in its music style,...

Art + Feminism aims to rewrite history through Wikipedia Edit-A-Thon

Julia Ferro, Associate Arcade Editor

March 14, 2018

Wikipedia has more than 40 million articles online, but fewer than than 10 percent of its editors are women. Art + Feminism discovered this problem and posed an essential question: what happens when the people editing our history don't look like us, don't sound like us, don't know our lived experi...

Discover Weekly: “Feel it Still,” Lorde

Discover Weekly:

Julia Ferro, Staff Reporter

March 4, 2018

This week's Discover Weekly offers alternatives to the summer hit "Feel It Still" by Portugal. The Man and musicians similar to teen-angst royalty, Lorde. What started as that catchy song in the Vitamin Water commercial later came to dominate the airwaves. It's impossible not to tap your toes to t...

Edward Snowden discussion draws large crowds, raises questions of civic duty

Tulane University Campus Programming presented a discussion between Edward Snowden and Ron Suskind Monday night. The dialogue centered around national security and citizens' privacy.

Julia Ferro, Staff Reporter

February 1, 2018

"What is better for the world? A comfortable lie or an essential truth?" This question, posed by Edward Snowden from his apartment in Moscow to the audience gathered in McAlister Auditorium, set the tone for the discussion that took place Monday night. Snowden was invited to speak by Tulane University...

Hip Hop Nutcracker dazzles with new twist on old classic

hip hop nutcracker

Julia Ferro, Staff Reporter

December 7, 2017

For better or for worse, the end of Thanksgiving has ushered in the holiday season. This means twinkling lights, ABC’s 25 Days of Christmas and, most importantly, music. Some of the most famous Christmas songs come from Tchaikovsky's instantly recognizable The Nutcracker. The ballet premiered in 189...

Latina Actress, Diane Guerrero, shares perspective on immigration

Latina Actress, Diane Guerrero, shares perspective on immigration

Hugo Fajardo and Julia Ferro

November 30, 2017

"I kind of understood that I had a responsibility with my storytelling," actress Diane Guerrero said. "In order for any of this to be worth it or for any of this to feel good, I had to tell stories." Guerrero reflected on being a child of undocumented immigrants Monday in Tulane University's McAliste...

Pancakes and Booze displays alternative art at the Howlin’ Wolf

Pancakes and Booze displays alternative art at the Howlin' Wolf

Julia Ferro and Luo Qi Kong

September 14, 2017

All-you-can-eat pancakes, vividly-painted canvases and mingling local artists embodied the ambience last Saturday night at the Howlin’ Wolf, where the annual Pancakes and Booze Art Show opened its doors to the New Orleans community. As DJ Aceboogienola spun tracks, guests enjoyed live music, drinks and unlimi...