SoPA's top 6 favorite moments of 2021

Join us for a walk down memory lane as we revisit our top six favorite moments of 2021! Continue scrolling to see the moments in photos or click the links below to read more about each special event.

The Big Move — Richardson Building

Back to Life  — Commencement 2021 

Where You Belong — SoPA Mural 

SoPA MVPs — Most Valuable Professionals 

SV-Yay! — Student Veterans of America

Helluva Hullabaloo — Homecoming 2021 

The Big Move — In 2021, Tulane SoPA moved into two newly renovated suites in Richardson Building #5. The new digs feature study rooms for students, a community space for meetings and receptions, conference rooms with web conference technology, and faculty offices.
Back to Life — Although COVID-19 was still alive and well, in 2021 graduates experienced a taste of normalcy when the university allowed in-person, outdoor diploma ceremonies for each school.
Where You Belong — Thanks to current and former students of Tulane SoPA's Digital Media program, SoPA's new space in Richardson Hall was upgraded with a one-of-a-kind mural for the students, by the students.
SoPA MVPs — During the 2021 Green Wave football season, Tulane SoPA rolled out the red carpet for its strongest supporters or — Most Valuable Professionals — with an on-field recognition and gift bag full of swag. Even Riptide got in on the celebration wearing a custom Tulane SoPA jersey during each home game.
SVA launch
SV-Yay! — The new Tulane Student Veterans of America (SVA) chapter held its official launch celebration at Tulane SoPA on Tuesday, Nov. 9. Tulane President Mike Fitts, SVA supporter Alex Hernandez and Dean Suri Duitch were all on hand to offer their support to the student-led organization.
Halima at Homecoming
Helluva Hullabaloo — Homecoming 2021 was the first time in two years that the Tulane community was able to safely come together to enjoy the annual celebration. There was food, music, and several events hosted by Tulane SoPA.