The Tulane Hullabaloo

Tulane professors participate in Scholar Strike

Tulane professors participate in Scholar Strike

Gabby Abrams, News Editor

September 13, 2020

Various Tulane professors, including Matt Sakakeeny and Mohan Ambikaipaker, participated in the nationwide Scholar Strike on Tuesday.  The strike was organized over social media, via posts by Anthea Butler, a professor of religious studies and Africana studies at University of Pennsylvania, and Kevin Gannon, a history professor at Gran...

Tulane community mourns tragic death of Kim Boutte

Kim Boutte

Gabby Abrams, News Editor

August 23, 2020

On Aug. 22, Big Queen Kim 'Cutie' Boutte of the Spirit of Fi Yi Yi and Mandingo Mardi Gras Indian Tribe, a beloved member of the Tulane community, was laid to rest. On Aug. 11, Boutte attended a funeral reception in honor of Dellmarcus Kirton, when a gunman shot into the crowd of mourners, striking and...

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...

Tulane Brain Institute awarded one million dollar grant

Jonathan Marks, Senior Staff Writer

September 3, 2018

The Tulane Brain Institute, a collaborative effort among faculty members and students from the School of Science and Engineering and the School of Medicine, recently received donations from both the Louisiana Board of Regents and the Priddy Family Foundation to advance the Institute’s pursuit of in...

Only the Audacious campaign earns $907 million, aims to reach goal in five years

only the audacious

Megan Plotka, Staff Reporter

April 25, 2018

"Only the Audacious" is a campaign set to raise a historic $1.3 billion in about five years.  Though students know the campaign exists, some say they are unclear on who the money is coming from or how the money is being allocated. During the campaign's silent phase, more than 54,000 people dona...