The Tulane Hullabaloo

Letter to the Editor: Devos’s title IX reform threatens progress against sexual assault

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September 12, 2018

Distracted by flashy, headline-grabbing stories, many news outlets overlooked a sweeping development with serious consequences for Tulane students: Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’ new Title IX regulations....

Letter to the Editor: Tulane needs to take campus safety seriously

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September 7, 2018

Two recent developments in campus safety have presented university students, faculty, administrators and staff with difficult challenges: the exposure of Urban Meyer and a series of cases challenging...

Letter to the Editor: My Experience Reporting Sexual Assault at Tulane University

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May 18, 2018

In the wake of Harvey Weinstein, Al Franken, Kevin Spacey and many others facing accusations of sexual misconduct, there has been an outpouring of support across the country for survivors and whistleblowers...

Letter to the Editor: No, I’m not interested in applauding perpetrators of sexual violence

March 18, 2018

It came to my attention after mention of an article in the Hullabaloo earlier this week that an event titled "CockTales" is to be held on campus in Rogers Memorial on April 12 and 13. Upon further investigation,...

Marginalized communities respond to sexual assault climate survey results

President Mike Fitts makes opening remarks at the town hall last Wednesday night.
February 7, 2018

After five months of waiting and speculating, students gathered to hear the results of the Sexual Assault Climate Survey. The doors of Kendall Cram Lecture Room opened at 4:30 p.m. By 4:39 p.m. all...

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

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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...

Letter to the Editor: Students must reflect on intersectional results of climate survey

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February 7, 2018

Dear Editor, Tulane University came together literally and figuratively to discuss the climate of sexual violence on our campus on Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018. Anyone who has not been closely following...

Letter to the Editor: Report sexual harassment to protect potential future victims

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December 4, 2017

Dear Editor, When I was a 25-year-old college student back in the 1970s, I was very badly sexually harassed by a female college professor who had a lot of power over me. But that is not what I want...

Staff editorial: When it comes to pervasive culture of sexual abuse, students must not stay silent

November 15, 2017

It seems that the past several months have been riddled with reports of sexual misconduct, harassment and abuse in spaces ranging from Hollywood film sets to the Alabama Supreme Court. Any lens that views...

Kevin Spacey undermines coming out experiences of others

November 8, 2017

Last week, actor Anthony Rapp revealed that Kevin Spacey had sexually harassed him at a young age. In a public statement tweeted , he apologized for his conduct and revealed that he wanted to live...

Intersectional Confessional: “People like me don’t get raped”

Intersectional Confessional:
November 1, 2017

Intersectional Confessionals is Intersections' new column that highlights personal narratives from students from marginalized identities. This installment focuses on a student's experience with sexual...

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