The Tulane Hullabaloo

Remembering Leah Chase, a true hero of the New Orleans community

Photo courtesy of Gavin Goins

Michael Chen, Associate News Editor

June 3, 2019

Fearless. Humble. Persistent. Leah Lange Chase has clearly embodied these traits throughout her work in the kitchen and as a civil rights activist. The New Orleans community mourns the loss of a culinary legend and cultural icon who passed away on June 1, 2019. With her tenacity and her food, Chase was able to up...

Artists identify social justice-architecture intersection in Tulane lecture

theaster gates

Ellen Waller, Associate News Editor

March 13, 2018

Artist Theaster Gates and architect Dan Pitera are pushing the boundaries of architecture as they incorporate advocacy for social justice into their designs. Pitera and Gates were hosted on campus by The Phyllis M. Taylor Center for Social Innovation and Design Thinking and the Tulane School of Archit...