The Tulane Hullabaloo

OPINION | The Boot reopening: Recipe for disaster

OPINION | The Boot reopening: Recipe for disaster

Lily Lazarus, Views Editor

September 2, 2020

The Boot Bar and Grill remains a hallmark of the Tulane student experience. For returning students, memories of happy hour and the buzzing social ambiance were greatly missed after being sent home last March. For incoming freshmen, The Boot stands as a memorial of newfound independence and the beginning...

Tulane Should Scrap Its Housing Requirement

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Edwin Wang, Contributing Reporter

January 31, 2019

With the housing application reopening for the 2019-20 academic year, a question that often puzzles Tulane students resurfaces: Why does Tulane require first- and second-year students to live on campus? As college affordability continues to haunt students across the nation, a mindblowing 47 per...

Easy Moving Tips for Students Transitioning to Off Campus Living

Julia Ferro, Senior Reporter

September 1, 2018

Tulane University’s system of having a requirement for both Freshmen and Sophomores to live on campus is not a common practice. In fact, many schools only require that students live on campus their first year, leaving them free to move off campus for the remaining three. The result is a learning curve ...

Upperclassmen face challenges with off-campus housing

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Sophia Mariani, Associate News Editor

April 4, 2018

Come springtime, many upperclassmen become tentative realtors as they try to find off-campus housing in the Uptown New Orleans area. Required to live on campus for freshman and sophomore years, some Tulane students said they are eager to move away from the communal bathrooms and twin-sized beds for...

Bursting the Bubble: Tulane students engage in NOLA activism

Bursting the Bubble: Tulane students engage in NOLA activism

Emily Fornof and Nile Pierre

March 21, 2018

"The election happened, and I felt propelled to actually be engaged in doing organizing work and activism and doing something tangible with all of the anxiety, sadness and fear I was feeling," Tulane senior Ashlee Pintos said. For Pintos and other Tulane students, the 2016 election of Donald Trump was ...

TUPD reports off-campus uptown armed robbery

Fiona Grathwohl, News Editor

October 19, 2017

Tulane University Police Department Officers responded to a report of an armed robbery at 11:10 p.m. October 19 in the 7900 block of Birch Street. Two victims were approached by two subjects who robbed them of  purse and a cellular phone. The subjects fled eastward on Fern Street, then to Green Street, then to South C...

Tulane student, faculty member report off-campus burglaries

Tess Riley, News Editor

January 2, 2017

A student and faculty member reported two separate incidents of off-campus burglaries to Tulane University Police Department.The student reported to TUPD that she was away from Saturday, Dec. 24 to Friday, Dec. 30. When she returned to her home on the 7800 block of St. Charles at approximately 4 p.m. o...