The Tulane Hullabaloo

anti-trans legislation

Recent onslaught of anti-trans legislation threatens individuals in several states

Apoorva Verghese, Intersections Editor April 7, 2021

Over the past few months, several states across the country have been the center of legal controversies surrounding the rights of marginalized communities. States such as Louisiana and Arkansas have...

Four Tulane alumni join Biden administration

Four Tulane alumni join Biden administration

Sophie Brams, Staff Reporter January 28, 2021

Joe Biden took office just over a week ago, and four Tulane alumni have been tapped to serve in the new President’s administration.  Danielle Conley, who graduated from Tulane in 2000 with a B.A....

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States are abusing the coronavirus pandemic to restrict reproductive justice

LaKia Williams, Contributing Writer April 1, 2020

LaKia Williams is the communications and outreach coordinator for ReJAC NOLA, a fellow for MyLASexEd, an advisor on the student activist advisory committee for ASEC, and the founder and coordinator of...

immunosuppressed

As an immunosuppressed student, my peers let me down

Zach Brenner, Contributing Writer April 1, 2020

Zach Brenner is a senior majoring in political economy and double-minoring in philosophy and religious studies. In the critical few days following Tulane’s closure in March, it was clear that the...

medical

Administrator tests positive in Tulane community’s first coronavirus case

Josh Axelrod, Senior Staff Reporter March 20, 2020

A member of the Tulane administration has tested positive for coronavirus, marking the Tulane community's first confirmed case of the virus, President Mike Fitts said in an email Friday. The administrator...

students

Does the Louisiana Democratic Primary matter?

Cullen Fagan, Views Editor February 19, 2020

This April 4, many Tulanians will cast their votes in the Louisiana Democratic Primary. Louisiana is a deep red state that went almost 20 points in favor of Trump in the 2016 presidential election....

elections

Louisiana elections should be decided by Louisianans, not out-of-state students

Edwin Wang and Michael Naish December 5, 2019

Coinciding with historic statewide voter participation, College Democrats empowered Tulane’s precinct’s 118% spike in turnout. Greater civic engagement promotes better local collaboration, but out-of-state...

Students enjoying food at the Commons

College students deserve freedom from food insecurity

Nketiah Berko, Views Editor December 4, 2019

Last April, 45% of college students reported being “food insecure in the prior 30 days,” according to a survey by Temple University’s Hope Center for College, Community and Justice. This study reflects...

Crescent Canna partners Sean Partridge (left), Joe
Gerrity (center), and David Reich (right) launched their CBD business
with an emphasis on quality control, transparency, and affordability.

Elevating Louisiana’s CBD Game

Crescent Canna on display at Simply CBD in Uptown New Orleans.
amendment

Election Day amendments represent shifts in Louisiana policy

Julia Prager-Hessel, Staff Writer October 16, 2019

Julia Prager-Hessel worked for MSNBC this summer in the breaking news political unit. The gubernatorial primary, which resulted in a November runoff between Gov. John Bel Edwards and businessman Eddie...

gubernatorial

The ultimate Louisiana gubernatorial voting guide

Julia Prager-Hessel, Staff Writer September 25, 2019

Julia Prager-Hessel worked for MSNBC this summer in the breaking news political unit. The political climate on Tulane’s campus is largely the result of rumor and generalized personality traits. You’re...

Dehumanizing conditions in Louisiana prisons disregard inmate rights

Dehumanizing conditions in Louisiana prisons disregard inmate rights

Emma King, Contributing Writer August 28, 2019

Emma King is a member of Newcomb Prison Project and recently completed an internship with the Promise of Justice Initiative/Capital Appeals Project. Inhumane prison conditions in Louisiana reflect...

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