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Tulane had a good run with Zoom learning, but maybe it's time to move on. (Ashley Chen | Art Director)

OPINION | Farewell to online learning

Gabi Liebeler, Staff Writer February 17, 2021

As COVID-19 vaccines are being distributed en masse around the country, the end of the pandemic is finally in sight. For the majority of Tulane University students, the social and academic environment...

Faculty, student-led plays tackle social justice issues in Zoom productions

Faculty, student-led plays tackle social justice issues in Zoom productions

Ori Tsameret, Intersections Editor October 14, 2020

This Thursday, the Tulane Department of Theater and Dance will premiere REFRAMED 2020: five thought-provoking plays based on the social and political environment of 2020.    The plays, which...

Students' quality of learning is devalued during asynchronous lectures.

OPINION | Asynchronous classes do not meet Tulane’s academic standards

Anna Dixon, Contributing Writer October 14, 2020

There is no denying that Tulane University’s campus is different this semester. The open space of quads has been replaced by temporary classrooms, party culture has vanished for the socially responsible,...

Online service learning lacks the power to give back to the community

OPINION | Virtual service learning falls short of its mission

William Bai, Contributing Writer October 7, 2020

In spite of the chaos of COVID-19, service learning courses at Tulane are still being offered — virtually or with a shift towards “community-engaged learning.” Despite the obvious limitations,...

Strict attendance policies hinder the quality and efficacy of in-person instruction

Save attendance policies for the schoolhouse

Gabe Darley, Staff Writer September 9, 2020

Tulane University is a higher education institution whose undergraduate students are legal adults who have chosen to continue their formal learning process beyond what is mandated by the state. Though...

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Tulane community responds to reopening plan: “It’s going to be a sh-t show”

Haley Soares and Harrison Thorn August 7, 2020

The Tulane Hullabaloo is a nonprofit and self-funded newsroom. Consider subscribing today to support our mission. On August 19, Tulane University will resume predominantly in-person classroom instruction...

Airing of Grievances: Zoom University

Airing of Grievances: Zoom University

Gabe Darley, Staff Writer May 1, 2020

Dear Professors of Tulane University: I’m writing you today as a student and friend. I want to start off by thanking you for your hard work throughout this crisis!  Without a doubt, the institution...

Ashley Chen | Production Manager

Code of Conduct violations persist during online learning

Charlotte Block , Staff Writer April 23, 2020

Tulane has been conducting class virtually through the online platform Zoom since March 23. Due to coronavirus-related social distancing guidelines, the video conferencing company has become overwhelmingly...

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