The Tulane Hullabaloo

OPINION | Campus, community better served by local businesses

OPINION | Campus, community better served by local businesses

Abe Messing, Staff Writer April 11, 2021

Tulane’s presence in the greater New Orleans community is constantly being evaluated, and for good reason. Despite being here for almost 200 years, its student body is still perennially homogeneous...


Former Tulane employee sues university after police shooting

Amy Nankin and Gabby Abrams, News Editors September 27, 2020

Tavion Aples, a former Tulane employee, is suing Tulane University and members of Tulane University Police Department for excessive force after they shot into a car with Aples and his child inside. According...

Kim Boutte

Tulane community mourns tragic death of Kim Boutte

Gabby Abrams , News Editor August 23, 2020

On Aug. 22, Big Queen Kim 'Cutie' Boutte of the Spirit of Fi Yi Yi and Mandingo Mardi Gras Indian Tribe, a beloved member of the Tulane community, was laid to rest. On Aug. 11, Boutte attended a funeral...


Faculty urges administration to release ‘just’ plan for Sodexo workers

Sanjali De Silva, Senior Staff Reporter March 24, 2020

With approximately 400 students remaining on campus during the coronavirus pandemic, work for Tulane’s dining and janitorial staff has nearly disappeared, prompting more than 200 members of the Tulane...


Two Sodexo employees arrested on campus

Sanjali De Silva, Senior Staff Reporter November 5, 2019

Two Sodexo employees were arrested while on campus yesterday. Around 8:50 a.m. on Monday, a Sodexo employee was arrested in the Lavin-Bernick Center food court. He was wanted by the New Orleans Police...

Jacob Arroyo | Contributing Artist

Airing of Grievances: Bruff Humor

Alex Calloway, Staff Reporter February 6, 2019

Dear “Raw Chicken” Punchlines, Did you know every time a Bruff joke rings, a meme account gets its wings? Everyone has heard them. Forget the AutoNation Cure Bowl – Tulane’s most popular...

Athletics, Sodexo start Grilleing at Yulman Stadium

Athletics, Sodexo start Grilleing at Yulman Stadium

Kila Moore and Grant Barnes September 19, 2018

Yulman Stadium has been the pride of the Tulane Athletics community for several years. Now, with the opening of the new “Green Wave Grille,” the Stadium will serve yet another purpose for the Athletics...

Students have criticized the lack of variety of healthful dining options at Bruff.

Students express dissatisfaction with healthful options at Bruff

Asher Baden, Contributing Reporter November 16, 2017

What makes dining at Bruff Commons difficult for freshman Jack Forrest is "[that] there's just no variety." Forrest is not alone in this opinion. A lack of variety is a common criticism echoed by many...

The Tulane shuttle system is available to students, staff and faculty. The service was unavailable to contracted workers for more than a year but was reinstated in February.

Tulane reinstates shuttle service for contracted workers

Emily Fornof, Associate News Editor April 6, 2017

For 17 months, affiliated employees, including the contracted workers of Sodexo and DTZ, were unable to use Tulane shuttle services available to students, faculty and staff. Tulane and its affiliate organizations...

Tulane community must show contract workers respect

Opinion of the Hullabaloo Board February 9, 2017

Bruff Commons is not just a place to grab food for many Tulane students, but a place to decompress from daily stresses, meet with friends and relax and — with the warm welcome from various Sodexo employees...

Tulane contracted Sodexo worker killed in Pine Village shooting

Tess Riley , News Editor February 3, 2017

At 11:23 p.m. Tuesday, New Orleans Police Department officers responded to a shooting on the 7100 block of West Laverne Street. The Orleans Parish coroner identified one of the victims as Tiffany Thomas....

Load More Stories