The Tulane Hullabaloo

A history of alcohol at Tulane: From Prohibition to No. 1 Party School

Gibson Hall houses senior level administration, the Office of Undergraduate Admission and the School of Continuing Studies.

Canela López, Senior Staff Reporter

September 13, 2018

It is no secret that the relationship between Tulane University and alcohol consumption has been closely scrutinized in recent years. From its location in New Orleans, a city known in part for festivals and having more bars per capita than any other US city, to its 2017 Princeton Review Ranking as the nation’s No. 1 Party Schoo...

Tulane administration’s hypocrisy on partying needs to stop

Tulane administration's hypocrisy on partying needs to stop

Jon Krantz, Staff Writer

September 6, 2018

Unfortunately, Tulane has recently suffered a great loss: we no longer hold our coveted title of top party school in the country. We have been relegated to third place, losing out to University of Delaware and West Virginia University. This tragedy must come as good news to the Tulane administration...

Greek life reexamines core values, role in Tulane partying

Greek life reexamines core values, role in Tulane partying

Cam Lutz and Carrigan English

September 28, 2017

When it comes to nightlife at Tulane, many students often closely associate Greek organizations with drinking and partying. With Tulane's status as The Princeton Review's No. 1 party school in the nation, some students are concerned Greek life has lost sight of its core values. "It's a scary thing to k...

Touchdowns and tailgates: Tulane party culture affects athletics

Touchdowns and tailgates: Tulane party culture affects athletics

Kevin Qualman, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2017

Number one. That is the primary focus in athletics. Being the best is the ultimate goal.  Tulane has achieved the title of No. 1, though not in athletics – on the list of party schools in the U.S., according to The Princeton Review. But some wonder whether or not this win has come at the cost of another. The concern is that the party culture on Tulane's campus will ...