The Tulane Hullabaloo

OPINION | College admissions scandal reflects flawed system

OPINION | College admissions scandal reflects flawed system

Anna Dixon, Staff Writer March 31, 2021

In 2019, 50 people in the U.S. were charged with fraud and bribery associated with gaining acceptance for their children at prestigious colleges and universities across the country. The household names...

FULLABALOO | Tour guides want pizza, not payment

FULLABALOO | Tour guides want pizza, not payment

Dabe Garley, Definitely Not A Tour Guide March 25, 2021

On Wednesday of this past week, members of the Green Wave Ambassador program on campus decided to lay down their Britney Spears microphones and take to McAlister Drive with protest signs. The strike...

diversity, cultural diversity, student body

OPINION | Expensive tuition remains largest barrier to a diverse Tulane

Zachary Schultz, Contributing Writer February 24, 2021

In the past decade, Tulane University has earned high marks across numerous categories — from engagement in community service to having the happiest students — a position which has earned it national...

Separating Tulane’s colleges would benefit Tulane students and faculty

Separating Tulane’s colleges would benefit Tulane students and faculty

Julia Prager-Hessel, Contributing Writer November 29, 2018

  Sometimes dividing makes us stronger. When it comes to Tulane’s administrative model, we’d be much better off allowing each individual school to manage its students’ affairs independently,...

Interdisciplinary education is a key asset for Tulane’s students

Interdisciplinary education is a key asset for Tulane’s students

Justin Marcano, Associate Views Editor November 29, 2018

Sometimes dividing makes us stronger. When it comes to Tulane’s administrative model, we’d be much better off allowing each individual school to manage its students’ affairs independently, beginning...

Money matters: Tulane reduces merit aid budget, increases need-based financial aid spending

Money matters: Tulane reduces merit aid budget, increases need-based financial aid spending

Mark Winokur, Staff Writer November 7, 2018

Though the price of tuition at Tulane is higher than at many of its peer institutions, Tulane’s merit-based scholarships have allowed some high-performing students to attend for a fraction of the...

Staff editorial: Tulane must support student activism before, after admission

February 28, 2018

In a recent wave of student activism following the tragic mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, high school students across the nation are standing up and speaking out about gun violence and safety in their...

Hurricane Irma devastated St. Martin when it hit on Sept. 6. Students from St. Martin, along with students from Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, can apply to enroll at Tulane for the Spring 2018 semester.

Resisting the Storm: Puerto Rican student checks in about beginning of semester

Cam Lutz, Senior Staff Reporter January 28, 2018

The start of the spring semester brought 15 new students from Puerto Rico. We thought they deserved a formal introduction in our newest feature Resisting the Storm.  When Hurricane Katrina hit New...

Diversity Discrepancies: Admission data reveals missing  numbers in Tulane’s most diverse class

Diversity Discrepancies: Admission data reveals missing numbers in Tulane’s most diverse class

Kila Moore, Associate Intersections Editor November 16, 2017

"I sit in a class of 80 people and I am able to count the number of people of color on my two hands," Lauryn Hudson, a member of Tulane's Class of 2021, said. "And sometimes I can count them on one." Though...

Tulane sends false acceptance emails to 130 early decision applicants

Tulane sends false acceptance emails to 130 early decision applicants

Lily Milwit, News Editor January 2, 2017

130 early decision applicants received an email from Technology Services, offering admission to the class of 2021 and Tulane email addresses before the Office of Undergraduate Admission officially released...

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