The Tulane Hullabaloo

USG approval of controversial conservative group stirs debate

USG approval of controversial conservative group stirs debate

Lily Milwit, News Editor

April 20, 2017

"We have potentially the most contentious piece of … legislation coming to the floor tonight," Trace Hancock, outgoing vice president for student organizations, said in the 13th Undergraduate Student Government senate meeting on April 4. The legislation recommended granting Turning Point USA, a conser...

Q&A: Tyler Margaretten brings experience to USG executive board

Vice President for Finance Tyler Margaretten will be the only USG executive board member returning to the same position.

Lily Milwit, News Editor

April 20, 2017

Junior Tyler Margaretten will be the only Undergraduate Student Government executive board member returning to the same position when the 2017-18 senate begins its term next week. A finance and management double major, Margaretten plans to use his re-election to continue the work he has already done...

Q&A: Erin Blake prepares for role as USG executive vice president

Sophomore Erin Blake was recently elected as the USG Executive Vice President for the 2017-18 academic year.

Lily Milwit, News Editor

April 13, 2017

Sophomore Erin Blake, a biomedical engineering and computer science double major, was recently elected as the Undergraduate Student Government executive vice president for the 2017-18 academic year. As part of an ongoing USG Q&A series, The Hullabaloo sat down with Blake about her experiences on campus, her plan...

Q&A: USG president-elect sets campus agenda

Junior Sam Levin will serve as the USG president for the 2017-18 academic year. He said he will focus on increasing mental health resources and combating sexual violence at Tulane.

Lily Milwit, News Editor

April 6, 2017

Junior Sam Levin is a public health major, minoring in psychology and management, who was elected on March 19 as Undergraduate Student Government president for the 2017-18 academic year. He currently serves on USG as the executive vice president. He is now looking ahead to next year and planning changes...

USG discusses voting power for council chairs at first senate meeting of 2017

Lily Milwit, News Editor

January 25, 2017

Legislation that would give council chairs voting power and the ability to author legislation was a key point of discussion in the first Undergraduate Student Government senate meeting of 2017 Tuesday. An open forum session was opened in which Vice President for Student Organizations Trace Hancock...