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OPINION | Liberal arts education is more conducive to academic success

Robert Chumbley, Contributing Writer November 2, 2020

Many business-minded Tulanians and their parents like to talk about the “real world” and its justification of a skills-centered education. If it even exists at all, this mercantile “real world”...

Despite arguments about core curriculum being an unnecessary hurdle, these classes are an essential part of a holistic education.

General education is vital, despite bad reputation

Cullen Fagan, Views Editor March 4, 2020

The following is an opinion article and does not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo.   Like many colleges, Tulane has general education requirements, referred to as its core curriculum....

Ode to self-involved STEM majors

Ode to self-involved STEM majors

Gabe Darley, Staff Writer February 26, 2020

Gabe Darley is majoring in Computer Science and English. Tulane is a school that excels in fairly representing both the arts and the sciences. One school does not academically dominate the other...

Photo illustration by Ashley Chen and Maggie Pasterz

Comedy can serve as creative outlet for STEM students

Deeya Patel, Max Moore, and Claire Davis February 13, 2020

Deeya Patel, member of Office Hours Comedy Throwing comedy into a STEM-heavy course load can certainly keep a schedule interesting. Just two hours on a Thursday evening can consist of completing...

finding intersectionality together

Student Org Spotlight: Society of Women Engineers seeks to expand opportunities for women, gender minorities in field

Lily Milwit, Senior Staff Reporter October 5, 2017

Tulane senior Hailey Day, a chemical engineering major and secretary for Society of Women Engineers, works part-time at a Belle Chasse, Louisiana, refinery with two other Tulane students and a team of...

During the program, high school students enroll in college-credit courses with a focus on science and engineering.

Tulane hosts STEM summer program for teens

Sanjali De Silva , Staff Reporter September 10, 2017

While some Tulane students will be relaxing during summer vacation, more than 100 high school students from around the world will be coming to the Uptown campus for a university experience of their own....

The MakerSpace is equipped with 3D printers, laser cutters and milling machinery.

MakerSpace promotes technology, design through student collaboration

Lily Milwit, News Editor February 9, 2017

"Over the past 30 years, the number of students coming into science, technology, engineering and mathematics who know how to use their hands has been declining tremendously," Cedric Walker, project director...

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