The Tulane Hullabaloo

Tania Tetlow leaves Tulane to become Loyola’s first female president

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Josh Axelrod, News Editor

May 19, 2018

Tania Tetlow, senior vice president and chief of staff, will not have to move far for her next job. Loyola announced in an email to students yesterday that Tetlow will be taking over as the school's 17th president. The Tulane administrator will become Loyola's first female and lay-person president,...

Marginalized communities respond to sexual assault climate survey results

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

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 400 seats were taken. Beginning at 5 p.m. and going more than an hour over its scheduled end time, the town hall last We...

Letter to the Editor: Students must reflect on intersectional results of climate survey


February 7, 2018

Dear Editor, Tulane University came together literally and figuratively to discuss the climate of sexual violence on our campus on Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018. Anyone who has not been closely following the process of the Climate Survey (from filling it out to impatiently awaiting the results) most likely...

Students press administration over release of sexual assault town hall results

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Josh Axelrod and Sanjali De Silva

January 31, 2018

Scroll down to read the comprehensive live updates from the event. Read next week’s issue for insights on student reactions, thoughts from administration and what steps are moving forward. Yesterday evening, the Kendall Cram auditorium overflowed with students waiting to hear the results of the s...

Students push for representation in sexual assault prevention efforts

Community members gathered to ask a panel of students and administrators questions about university-led efforts to combat sexual assault at a town hall Tuesday in Kendall Cram.

Sanjali De Silva, Story Sullivan, and Sophia Mariani

October 5, 2017

Driven by unmet promises from the university administration, students from many corners of Tulane's campus came together to create the #WeMatterTU petition, urging the release of the Climate Survey data alongside a set of demands concerning administrative action on sexual misconduct. During the 2016-1...

Not bulletproof: Tulane plays role in city’s rising gun violence

Not bulletproof: Tulane plays role in city's rising gun violence

Fiona Grathwohl and Lily Milwit

March 9, 2017

A resident of New Orleans is three times more likely to be killed than someone living in a similarly sized U.S. city. Gun violence killed 175 people in New Orleans in 2016. In the first 18 days of 2017, a shooting occurred, on average, every 9 hours.  Many of these killings occur in impoverished ar...