The Tulane Hullabaloo

Louisiana laws will lead to life-threatening self-managed abortions


Isabelle Lian, Contributing Writer

October 3, 2019

Isabelle is a Newcomb College Institute Reproductive Rights & Reproductive Health intern and a Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast intern. As abortion restrictions sweep across Louisiana, many are growing fearful that those seeking an abortion may now take matters into their own hands. These restrict...

NCI Lawsuit could spark introspective conversation for Tulane

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Julianna Pasquarello, Contributing Reporter

February 7, 2019

Last semester, I frantically refreshed my Gibson Portal until my registration opened. Clicking “submit,” I enrolled in a political science class titled “Women and Public Policy.” A discussion-based seminar, the class explores the way policy intersects with gender to impact the lives of everyd...

NCI strives to maintain feminist mission following complaint filed with OCR

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Campbell Lutz, News Editor

November 29, 2018

Ever since Tulane University and Newcomb College merged into Newcomb-Tulane College in 2006, The Newcomb College Institute has been charged with carrying on Josephine Louise Newcomb’s mission of promoting women’s higher education. NCI funds scholarships, internships and other programs, some of which ...

Lunch and Learn at Fridays at Newcomb

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Alice Moye-Honeyman, Contributing Reporter

November 8, 2018

The Newcomb College Institute offers several opportunities for students, from providing mentoring to internship funding, but one of the hidden gems of the organization is the Fridays at Newcomb program. Each week on — you guessed it — Friday, different speakers give interesting lectures about a ...

The Hullabaloo stands with NCI, calls for clarification


November 7, 2018

The Newcomb College Institute’s renowned history with Tulane dates back to 1886, when Josephine Louise Newcomb gave the donation to Tulane that established the first women’s coordinate college within the U.S. To this day, NCI continues to enrich the Tulane community by accomplishing its mission to empower women and cultivate women leaders. The Hullabaloo recen...

Complaint filed against NCI for discrimination against men

Complaint filed against NCI for discrimination against men

Sanjali De Silva, Senior Staff Reporter

October 30, 2018

Tulane University has been notified of a complaint filed with the Office for Civil Rights under the US Department of Education accusing the Newcomb College Institute of discriminating against men. The complaint relates to "certain types of financial assistance/grants, experiential learning opportunities, a...