The Tulane Hullabaloo

Louisiana house bill protects Tulane against student lawsuits

Louisiana house bill protects Tulane against student lawsuits

Lauryn Aviles, Contributing Reporter

September 17, 2020

This summer, Louisiana State Rep. Buddy Mincey Jr. sponsored a new bill, Louisiana HB-59, that would provide limitations of liability for public and private school districts and postsecondary institutions during a declared state of emergency or a public health emergency. In other words, schools in Loui...

Tulane Law class presidents prompt diversity discussion

(Left to right) Gerald Williams ('19), Garrett Hines ('20) and Kerianne Strachan ('18) were elected presidents of their respective classes at Tulane Law School.

Lily Milwit, Senior Staff Reporter

March 8, 2018

At the beginning of the 2017-18 academic year, Tulane University Law School students elected three class presidents — one to represent each of the classes at the law school. The campaign, voting and election process happens every year at Tulane and at many law schools around the country. This year, ...

Kimberlé Crenshaw: race scholar speaks on erasure of women of color

Kimberle Crenshaw

Emily Fornof, Nile Pierre, and Canela Lopez

October 4, 2017

"[Intersectionality] has been gentrified in the sense that people to whom it initially designed to recognize have been pushed out of the discourse," Kimberlé Crenshaw said at a lunch for Tulane student leaders, staff and faculty members on Sept. 25. "[Women of color] can't be completely pushed in t...