The Tulane Hullabaloo

Fitts unveils new bead tree sculpture

President Fitts points to the new

Sanjali De Silva, Senior Staff Reporter

February 20, 2020

After being struck by lightning a few years ago, a termite infection ultimately led to the removal of Tulane’s beloved “bead tree” last spring. Tuesday, University President Mike Fitts held a ceremonial beading of its permanent replacement, “Bead Three.”  The “Bead Three” sculptures are three 21-foot s...

New real estate major to be offered fall 2020

New real estate major to be introduced in fall 2020. Photo illustration by Hanson Dai.

Emily Rubino, Contributing Writer

February 19, 2020

Tulane University has instituted a real estate major for the upcoming fall semester. This new major will be facilitated through the School of Architecture and directed by Tulane University alumni Casius Pealer and John Huppi. A summer minor in real estate has been offered for the last five years, bu...

Design Major to be introduced in Fall 2020

BADes major sign

Amy Nankin, News Editor

November 20, 2019

A new design major will be introduced to the undergraduate study body beginning fall 2020. The new major is housed in the School of Architecture, but students of all disciplines will be able to declare the major. Many of the core requirements for the major are already being offered, and students who ...

Faculty explain importance of student evaluations

course evaluations

Tess Riley, Senior Staff Reporter

April 25, 2018

Before the close of each semester, students receive an email reminding them to complete their course evaluations. While these forms may be tempting to scroll past, they provide vital feedback for professors to improve course experiences for students. "They're very valuable as tools for both deans and chairs, the p...

Tulane School of Architecture develops new programs, designs addition for Howard-Tilton

Robin Boch, Senior Staff Reporter

October 24, 2017

Tulane's School of Architecture is relatively small with less than 300 students but has recently become more nationally recognized and has developed a number of new programs. These new opportunities for students include designing a proposal for a Howard-Tilton Memorial Library addition and introduc...