The Tulane Hullabaloo

Green Wave football falls to SMU in Tulane’s third loss this season

Green Wave football falls to SMU in Tulane’s third loss this season

Jude Papillion, Associate Sports Editor

4 days ago

Tulane football welcomed the 17th-ranked Southern Methodist University Mustangs to Yulman Stadium on Friday. The Green Wave fell short in a close 37-34 game that went into overtime. This was Tulane’s second consecutive loss and their third of the season after falling to the University of Houston last...

Letter to the Editor: The Hullabaloo’s sexual violence op-ed mischaracterizes efforts

Ashley Chen | Views Layout Editor

April 2, 2020

As members of the Sexual Violence Prevention and Response Committee of the Undergraduate Student Government, we are concerned by the gross mischaracterization of current sexual violence prevention efforts at Tulane in a recent article published by The Hullabaloo. While we acknowledge shortcomings in current efforts such as the lack of intersectional approaches to add...

Tulane policy still fails to address sexual violence


Lily Lazarus, Contributing Writer

February 19, 2020

Lily runs the sexual violence support group for Kappa Alpha Theta Fraternity. Following the 2017 Climate Assessment, Tulane launched the Wave of Change initiative in 2018. The initiative was an attempt to combat sexual violence through education and prevention programming, workshops and panels, promis...

Where did the anger over the 2018 climate survey go?

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Deeya Patel, Views Editor

February 6, 2020

Content Warning: Please be advised that this article contains content related to sexual assault and rape.  Tulane in 2018 was a Tulane in despair. When a climate survey revealed that 41% of its female students had experienced sexual assault, efforts to address and prevent the situation were ...

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...

Only the Audacious campaign earns $907 million, aims to reach goal in five years

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Megan Plotka, Staff Reporter

April 25, 2018

"Only the Audacious" is a campaign set to raise a historic $1.3 billion in about five years.  Though students know the campaign exists, some say they are unclear on who the money is coming from or how the money is being allocated. During the campaign's silent phase, more than 54,000 people dona...

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...

Wednesday’s Town Hall to announce sexual assault survey results

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Rachel Horn, Associate News Editor

January 25, 2018

According to the Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network, almost a quarter of undergraduate women experience rape or sexual assault. In one week Tulane will know how it stacks up against the national statistics with the release of the sexual assault climate survey results. At the All-Campus Town Hal...