The Tulane Hullabaloo

White students still have much to learn to be good allies to their BIPOC peers.

OPINION | White people have no need for race-based affinity groups

Gabi Liebeler, Contributing Writer September 16, 2020

It is no secret that Tulane University has experienced controversies surrounding racial diversity, some of which were related to whiteness.  In November of 2017, signs that read, “It’s okay to be...

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Are all your friends white?

Shahamat Uddin, Intersections Editor September 4, 2019
At a predominantly white institution (PWI), Brown and Black students do not have the luxury to pick and choose friends from a larger population that looks like them. Whereas white students at Tulane can walk into their first dorm hall meeting and probably see a large group of people that share their lived white experiences.
POC-owned businesses deserve support of city

POC-owned businesses deserve support of city

Shea Dobson, Staff Writer March 21, 2018

Speaking at an event late last month, Mayor Mitch Landrieu discussed a recently-published study from the Keen Independent Research Foundation, which involves 5,000 local businesses and a review of city...

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Letter to the Editor: In wake of climate survey results, LGBTQ+ students cannot be ignored

February 7, 2018

Walking into Kendall Cram last week, I knew the numbers for non-heterosexual* students would be high. I did not know how high. My first question was, why? Now, I have a theory. Many of us have spent...

Student organization spotlight: Pocapella

Student organization spotlight: Pocapella

Divya Goel, Contributing Writer October 18, 2017

"It's not that we're black people singing. We're just people singing," sophomore and Pocapella co-president Lexi Frame said. Founded in 2016, Pocapella is Tulane's first a capella group that unites...

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