The Tulane Hullabaloo

Transgender Day of Remembrance at Tulane

Ori Tsameret, Contributing Writer

November 28, 2018

Thursday, Nov. 15, several Tulane students joined together at the Lavin-Bernick Center quadrangle for the annual Tulane Transgender Day of Remembrance Vigil. This event, which began seven years ago at Tulane, serves to commemorate the transgender victims of violence in the past year. The vigi...

USG calls on administration to reaffirm support for transgender Tulanians

USG calls on administration to reaffirm support for transgender Tulanians

Sanjali De Silva, Senior Staff Reporter

October 25, 2018

Last night, the Undergraduate Student Government passed a resolution which called on President Mike Fitts to reaffirm Tulane’s support for transgender members of the community. On Sunday, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced its plans to more narrowly define gender as biologi...

Letter to the Editor: Transgender Rights

Ashley Chen | Views Layout Editor

Eva Dils, Kennon Stewart, and Peter Kintner

October 24, 2018

Dear Editor, On Sunday, The New York Times reported on an effort by our federal government to undermine the existence of transgender, intersex and gender-diverse Americans. The Department of Health and Human Services is attempting to redefine gender to legally and politically erase the gender identit...