The Tulane Hullabaloo

Tulane contact traced students quarantine at the Hyatt

Tulane contact traced students quarantine at the Hyatt
September 16, 2020

Starting Aug. 26, Tulane began to send students who have been in close contact with others who tested positive for COVID-19 to quarantine at the Hyatt Regency, instead of Paterson Residence Hall. This...

Contact tracing through a pandemic

Contact tracing through a pandemic
September 10, 2020

As Tulane University enters its fourth week of classes, more and more students are transitioning in and out of quarantine. Tulane’s contact tracing team identifies close contacts of those who test positive...

Campus testing does not provide a sense of security

The Campus Patient Portal crashes frequently when scheduling a COVID-19 test
September 2, 2020

It is apparent that unease has punctuated life at Tulane this semester. Overheard in passing conversations, seen in tweets and read in emails is a widespread panic that the university is making a mistake...

Airing of Grievances: Zoom University

Cecilia Hammond | Senior Staff Artist
May 1, 2020

Dear Professors of Tulane University: I’m writing you today as a student and friend. I want to start off by thanking you for your hard work throughout this crisis!  Without a doubt, the institution...

Netflix’s best quarantine movies

Naomi Smith | Staff Artist
April 4, 2020

Looking for high-quality entertainment to fill those long and lonely days in quarantine? Arcade is here to help! We’ve compiled a list of Netflix recommendations perfect for a cozy night — or month...

Sex and coronavirus: Your important questions answered

Hooking up in the age of Coronavirus is just as toxic, if not worse.
April 1, 2020

In the midst of several depressing and fear-inducing headlines, it seems only right to share some good news and start addressing the quiet but very important questions on everyone’s mind — can we have...

‘Quarantunes’: Arcade’s playlist for the pandemic

Hanson Dai | Art Director
April 1, 2020

What good is an apocalypse without a killer soundtrack to accompany it? While it may not actually be the end of the world (yet), we’ve taken it upon ourselves to create the perfect playlist to guide...

Stay in on the action and scratch your gambling itch without professional sports

April 1, 2020

So you’re a week and a half into quarantine and your bookie has stopped responding to your desperate texts? For the last time, he will not give you a line on the two kids playing roller hockey outside...

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