The Tulane Hullabaloo

Crescent City Pelicans revamp, reboot for another successful season

Bella Baff, Associate Sports Editor

October 25, 2018

Following yet another drama-filled summer, the NBA season is revving up once again, with the New Orleans Pelicans making their debut last Wednesday in a 131-112 blowout win over the Houston Rockets. The Pels are currently undefeated after battering the Sacramento Kings 149-129 on Friday, a victory which broke the t...

Growing Latinx community brings fútbol culture, passion to US

Growing Latinx community brings fútbol culture, passion to US

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

October 18, 2018

Sports have bound nations and cultures together for centuries. From tennis to baseball, volleyball to golf, athletics have been an integral part of societies across the globe. It is no secret, however, that various cultures may differ on which sports constantly grab their attention. In the Un...

Traffic camera fines cause stress among students, New Orleans community

Traffic camera fines cause stress among students, New Orleans community

Canela López, Senior Staff Reporter

October 3, 2018

A car can be a game-changer for many Tulane students looking to get away from campus, engage with the city of New Orleans away from the Tulane bubble and, perhaps most importantly, have an easy way to get to Trader Joe’s in Metairie without spending a fortune on Uber. But with great reward c...

NFL Picks: Week 5

NFL Picks: Week 5

Julian Bombard, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018

  Atlanta Falcons (+3) at Pittsburgh Steelers This Sunday, Atlanta heads north to Pittsburgh in a matchup featuring high-scoring offenses, expensive veteran quarterbacks and underwhelming win-loss records. After reaching the divisional round the of the playoffs last year, the Falcons ...

Sugar daddy website sets up sweet arrangements for students

Sugar daddy website sets up sweet arrangements for students

Kila Moore, News Editor

September 26, 2018

“Men come to me and think I am amazing. They literally pay to spend time with me. Like not even necessarily to be intimate with me — just to spend time with me. I’m exalted.” This is Phoebe* — a 19-year-old sophomore at Tulane. Last October, during her freshman year, she signed up for Seekin...

Celebrities who love, live in New Orleans

Celebrities who love, live in New Orleans

Fiona Grathwohl, Arcade Editor

September 14, 2018

New Orleans is famous for many things, from romantic jazz to insanely good food to French-inspired architecture. Another foundation of fame in the Crescent City, however, is fame itself. Many celebrities have pitched camp in New Orleans, even going so far as to buy very expensive homes (or, in some ca...

New Orleans needs to acknowledge its environmental issues

New Orleans needs to acknowledge its environmental issues

Jon Krantz, Staff Writer

September 14, 2018

The city of New Orleans needs to start taking the environment seriously. So far, the city has failed to reduce its carbon footprint or promote higher environmental standards for its citizens.Let’s take a look at recycling. Let’s take a look at recycling. New Orleans recycles much less than the average big city, only focusing on plastic bottles,...

Hollywood or Hollygrove? Bounce music, Drake, and culture-vulturing collide and create discussions

Hollywood or Hollygrove? Bounce music, Drake, and culture-vulturing collide and create discussions

Hugo Fajardo, Intersections Editor

September 13, 2018

“Bounce music is New Orleans, New Orleans is bounce music,” junior Satchel Joseph said. “I think it’s difficult for others to understand, but it holds a significant place in the development of New Orleans hip-hop.” New Orleans as a city is widely-regarded as having its own identity...

Tulane closes all New Orleans campuses for Tuesday 9/4 in light of Tropical Storm Gordon

Tulane closes all New Orleans campuses for Tuesday 9/4 in light of Tropical Storm Gordon

Kila Moore, News Editor

September 4, 2018

In light of Tropical Storm Gordon sending heavy rain to the New Orleans area, Tulane University has closed all New Orleans campuses and has cancelled all classes for Tuesday, Sept. 4 as of 4 p.m.  Online classes will go on as scheduled. Campus dining services will remain open until 8 p.m. Tuesday. Al...

Local landlord accused of harassing Tulane students

Kelly owns 2324 Calhoun St. that has typically been rented by college students in the area.

Sanjali De Silva, Senior Staff Reporter

August 29, 2018

After accusations of sexual misconduct erupted on social media, the Greater New Orleans Fair Housing Action Center filed suit against local landlord Jerry Kelly, Jr.  Kelly owns properties around New Orleans, including one in Uptown near Tulane’s campus. “Mr. Kelly grabbed the buttocks o...

Tania Tetlow leaves Tulane to become Loyola’s first female president

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Josh Axelrod, News Editor

May 19, 2018

Tania Tetlow, senior vice president and chief of staff, will not have to move far for her next job. Loyola announced in an email to students yesterday that Tetlow will be taking over as the school's 17th president. The Tulane administrator will become Loyola's first female and lay-person president,...

Sigma Phi Epsilon temporarily ceases operations due to policy violation

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Josh Axelrod, News Editor

May 8, 2018

Following a recent investigation by Sigma Phi Epsilon nationals, the Tulane chapter has ceased operations. Neither Tulane's Office of Fraternity and Sorority Programs nor Sig Ep nationals have disclosed specifics about the reason for the sanction. The Louisiana Alpha chapter has not been closed, but...