The Tulane Hullabaloo

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Entangled with plantation history, Tulane removes iconic campus bell

Sanjali De Silva, Senior Staff Reporter March 5, 2020

According to tradition, it only rings twice a year: once for convocation and once for commencement.  Graduating seniors in the Class of 2020 were gearing up to hear the Victory Bell ring — until...

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The toxic culture of overinvolvement at Tulane

Shahamat Uddin, Intersections Editor October 2, 2019

A completely full calendar from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., midday sprints from Gibson to the LBC, and a backpack overflowing with club promotional materials. These are the all too well-known signs of the toxic...

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Why is our frisbee team better at addressing racism than our university?

Josh Axelrod, Views Editor September 11, 2019

When presented with two institutions — one, a centuries-old university serving thousands of students and the other, a club sports team —  it would make sense that the university would be quicker...

Sofia Viscuso | Photo Editor

Class of 2023 orientation takes step forward in addressing diversity

Megan Garcia, Intersections Editor September 4, 2019

This year’s freshman orientation included a new way to address diversity and inclusion. Community Engagement Advocates, who are recruited through the Center for Public Service and the Carolyn Barber...

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USG passes amended “ban the box” resolution

Sanjali De Silva, News Editor March 1, 2018

Last week, the Undergraduate Student Government passed legislation calling on Tulane Admission to note that it will disregard past criminal convictions on applications. The resolution was presented...

President Mike Fitts makes opening remarks at the town hall last Wednesday night.

Marginalized communities respond to sexual assault climate survey results

Josh Axelrod, Sanjali De Silva, and Sophia Mariani February 8, 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...

The top four represented states in Tulane's student body are New York, California, Louisiana and Illinois.

Office of Admission seeks to expand recruiting efforts

Fiona Grathwohl , News Editor November 16, 2017

Tulane faces criticism for having a lack of geographic and economic diversity in the undergraduate student body, and many students have said they hope the Office of Undergraduate Admission will think critically...

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