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From the Basement – the tailgating takedown

From the Basement - the tailgating takedown

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

November 8, 2018

One would think that tailgating of all things would be pretty difficult to screw up. If the Merriam-Webster Dictionary defined tailgating, it would likely be something along the lines of: “groups of enthusiastic and dedicated football fans gathering together to root on their team before heading to the...

NOLA News in Brief

NOLA News in Brief

Katie Cartiglia, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018

As midterm exam season comes to an end, some students are shifting their focus from academics to Voodoo Fest and Halloween. Beyond the festivities, however, current events in the city have not slowed down. From a lawsuit over the opioid crisis to the world’s largest bounce house, here’s what’s...

Football prepares, changes lineup for upcoming Tulsa tussle

Football prepares, changes lineup for upcoming Tulsa tussle

Olivia Henderson, Staff Writer

October 25, 2018

Courtesy of Parker Waters/Tulane Athletics With last week’s devastating loss to Southern Methodist University, the reigning controversy in Tulane football, #BanksWasIn, evaded resolution once again. Regardless, the Green Wave is preparing to regroup and make a comeback next Saturday, when...

Scariest places for people of color in NOLA

Hugo Fajardo | Senior Staff Artist

Lauren Flowers, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018

It’s that time of year — the leaves are falling, it’s too cold to get away with wearing just a swimsuit to the darty and Netflix has finally updated its selection of scary movies. So, in anticipation of Halloween, we curated a list of the spookiest places to visit in the area — free of charge! As b...

NOLA News in Brief

NOLA News in Brief

Katie Cartiglia, Staff Reporter

October 18, 2018

They say absence makes the heart grow fonder, and there is nothing like leaving the city for break to remind you that there is no place like NOLA. Business as usual continued while students were away, but there are plenty of upcoming events to get you back in the groove. See what you missed and what...

Let’s dance! : Getting to know Shockwave

Let’s dance! : Getting to know Shockwave

Olivia Henderson, Staff Writer

October 18, 2018

Courtesy of Parker Waters It doesn’t matter if there is pouring rain, stifling heat or even an impending hurricane — Shockwave, Tulane University’s premier dance team, keeps performing and cheering until the football game is over. The team’s enduring athleticism, spirit and enthusiasm are the hallmarks of ev...

Women’s basketball makes final tweaks for coming season

Guard Kayla Manuirirangi pulls up for a jumper. Manuirirangi, a tenured junior for the Wave, should be key in the coming season.
Courtesy of Tulane Athletics

Bella Baff, Associate Sports Editor

October 17, 2018

Though it still feels like summer here in New Orleans, Tulane’s winter sports teams are busy ramping up for their coming seasons. On Sept. 27, the Green Wave women’s basketball team hosted its first preseason practice of the year, and it is now diligently preparing for its first game of the seas...

Tulane continues work on Title IX with implementation of All In campaign

Tulane continues work on Title IX with implementation of All In campaign

Alex Tighe, Contributing Reporter

October 3, 2018

Tulane issued a climate survey to its students last February to assess instances of sexual harassment and sexual violence among the student body. Of the 47 percent of students that responded to the survey, 25 percent said they had been sexually assaulted during their time at Tulane. The adminis...

To win or not to win: football hits mid-season crossroads

Courtesy of Parker Waters and Tulane Athletics

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

October 3, 2018

Five weeks. One would think that through five weeks of a football season, observers and fans would have a decent idea of where a certain team stands, where it is headed and what it can expect. The team you have pictured, whatever it may be, is most definitely not the Tulane Green Wave. Courtesy of ...

Tulane tennis tousles at third tournament

Tulane tennis tousles at third tournament

Bella Baff, Associate Sports Editor

October 3, 2018

Photo courtesy of Parker Waters | Photo illustration by Daisy Rymer Last weekend, Tulane’s men’s tennis team closed out its third tournament of the fall competition season at the Texas Tamale Invitational hosted by Rice University. Following several victories and a...

Marianne Diorio, Executive in Residence, to offer career insight in campus lectures

Marianne Diorio will offer career insight in campus lectures Oct. 8 and 9.

Taylor DeMulling, Senior Staff Reporter

October 3, 2018

Networking is easier now than ever before. In just a few clicks you can link up on LinkedIn, and — in case you haven’t heard — even Handshakes have gone digital. But while the rise of online platforms has evolved the way we professionally connect, many people still see the value of an in-person connection. ...

Almost Ivy: Examining Tulane’s reputation as a backup for Ivy League schools

Almost Ivy: Examining Tulane’s reputation as a backup for Ivy League schools

Tara Nored, Contributing Reporter

September 27, 2018

The Tulane Hullabaloo is a nonprofit newsroom that receives no funding from Tulane University. Consider subscribing today to support our mission. After a 30-hour flight and two days of jet lag recovery, current sophomore Xin Dong listened to jazz music in the French Quarter of New Orleans. D...