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Students reflect after one year of COVID-19

Students reflect after one year of COVID-19

Jessie Lehman, Staff Reporter March 24, 2021

On March 11, 2020, Tulane University announced the start of online learning due to the COVID-19 pandemic. A year later, Tulane has moved into a green action-alert level with almost no active cases and...

Tulane students' behavior can make or break New Orleans' transition to Stage 3.

OPINION | Tulane students must be responsible as NOLA enters Stage 3

Domenic Mesa, Contributing Writer October 21, 2020

New Orleans has the opportunity to be a hotbed for COVID-19. Decisions made by outsiders have the likelihood of affecting the local population far more than one would expect. As a major tourist destination,...

Students' face mask negligence prioritizes comfort over community

Students’ face mask negligence prioritizes comfort over community

Lily Mae Lazarus, Views Editor September 9, 2020

Prior to the start of the school year, the Tulane University administration promised students, parents, and staff that their COVID-19 protocols sufficiently addressed the risk of in-person instruction....

OPINION | The Boot reopening: Recipe for disaster

OPINION | The Boot reopening: Recipe for disaster

Lily Mae 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...

The Campus Patient Portal crashes frequently when scheduling a COVID-19 test

Campus testing does not provide a sense of security

Deeya Patel, Views Editor 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...

Letter to the Editor: Student leaders question Tulane's hasty reopening

Letter to the Editor: Student leaders question Tulane’s hasty reopening

Michael Chen and Elsa Rothenberg August 22, 2020

This statement is not an official statement of the Undergraduate Student Government August 18, 2020 To the Tulane Administration, faculty, staff, parents, and student body: We, the Vice Presidents...

Letter to the Editor: Students condemn reopening, urge Tulane to go online

Letter to the Editor: Students condemn reopening, urge Tulane to go online

Tulane Student Action August 19, 2020

Tulane Student Action is an independent, horizontally organized coalition of Tulane undergraduates united by the need for solidarity and action during the times of COVID-19. Their petition for Tulane to...

Students walk past Lindy Boggs Center for Energy and Biotechnology. Boggs houses some of Tulane's science and engineering departments, which have some of the largest gender disparities in their professorship.

Tulane faculty not comfortable with reopening, left feeling “devalued, overlooked”

Domenic Mesa , Contributing Writer August 18, 2020

The Tulane Hullabaloo is a nonprofit newsroom that receives no funding from Tulane University. Consider subscribing today to support our mission. With the August 19 start date fast approaching, many...

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Tulane community responds to reopening plan: “It’s going to be a sh-t show”

Haley Soares and Harrison Thorn August 7, 2020

The Tulane Hullabaloo is a nonprofit and self-funded newsroom. Consider subscribing today to support our mission. On August 19, Tulane University will resume predominantly in-person classroom instruction...

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