The Tulane Hullabaloo

College students deserve freedom from food insecurity

Students enjoying food at the Commons

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 the inability of millions of American students to satisfy a basic human need. To alleviate this pr...

Letter to the Editor: Meal plan petitions ignore workers and students from low-income backgrounds

Ashley Chen | Views Layout Editor

Anfernee "Bubba" Murray

February 27, 2019

We, as members of Students Organizing Against Racism and members of the Tulane community, came across news of future plans by Tulane administrative bodies to mandate that undergraduates purchase a four-year meal plan from the university. Students’ response to the idea has been extremely negative, as evidenced by the 1,300+ signatures on both of the stude...

Airing of Grievances: Bruff Humor

Jacob Arroyo | Contributing Artist

Alex Calloway, Staff Reporter

February 6, 2019

Dear “Raw Chicken” Punchlines, Did you know every time a Bruff joke rings, a meme account gets its wings? Everyone has heard them. Forget the AutoNation Cure Bowl – Tulane’s most popular sport is seeing how many words it takes to deliver the same thesis: “Bruff is bad.” The jokes...