The Tulane Hullabaloo

Interdisciplinary education is a key asset for Tulane’s students

Interdisciplinary education is a key asset for Tulane’s students

Justin Marcano, Associate Views Editor

November 29, 2018

Sometimes dividing makes us stronger. When it comes to Tulane’s administrative model, we’d be much better off allowing each individual school to manage its students’ affairs independently, beginning with the admissions process, instead of relying on our current free-flowing model. Though it...

Tulanians’ lack of school pride stems from misguided administrative efforts

Tulanians’ lack of school pride stems from misguided administrative efforts

Justin Marcano, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018

“Only at Tulane, Only in New Orleans.” It is an ever-present rallying cry that Tulane has used to tout its role in the city’s redevelopment after Katrina. It has allowed the university to have a unique, mutually beneficial relationship with the city. However, it has contributed to a crisis of identit...

Slow demographic changes demonstrate administration’s failure to diversify campus

Justin Marcano, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018

It’s like a broken record. The pleas for diversity at Tulane have gone on for years now, but if we continue to be all bark and no bite, nothing will change. The university can celebrate its required courses and established offices dedicated to “fostering greater diversity, equity, inclusion, and accountability at every level of university life.” But if we do not have ...

University fails to provide housing, leaves students behind

University fails to provide housing, leaves students behind

Justin Marcano, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2018

Tulane University has created a pressure-filled housing problem that has been ignored for too long. Until some serious changes are made, students will continue to be impacted by the university’s negligence on student housing. From building construction to “audacious” fundraising projects, Tulane ...