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Music takes flight at the Freeman School - October 18, 2018
New Orleans music soars to new heights in a stunning new art installation in the Marshall Family Commons at the Goldring/Woldenberg Business Complex.  New York artist Paul Villinski created “Currents” to celebrate New Orleans’ musical influence...

Tulane dean’s book honored as one of world’s best - October 18, 2018
A book co-authored by Iñaki Alday, dean of the Tulane University School of Architecture, has been named one of the world’s 10 best architectural books of 2018. The Frankfurt Book Fair and Deutsches Archekurmuseum (DAM) bestowed the International...

Gift from Gayle and Tom Benson Charitable Foundation completes chapel at Tulane - October 17, 2018
A $500,000 gift from the Gayle and Tom Benson Charitable Foundation will fund completion of the chapel in the Fr. Val McInnes, OP, Center for Catholic Life. The chapel, located on Tulane University’s uptown campus, will be named The Chapel of St....

Troy Dannen sees fan base rallying ‘round 
 - October 17, 2018
Tulane athletic director Troy Dannen was as nervous as any Green Wave fan that November afternoon at Ford Stadium in Dallas. The Wave was one yard and nine seconds away from becoming bowl eligible, and Dannen was already envisioning the end zone...

Tulane researchers launch sexual health website for young black men - October 17, 2018
The CDC’s current recommendations call for women to be screened for chlamydia, but not men, noting that evidence is lacking on the feasibility and benefit of screening men. Check It, a National Institutes of Health (NIH) funded research project will...

Tulane professor wins heart association’s excellence award - October 16, 2018
Dr. Paul Whelton, a clinical professor and the Show Chwan Health System Endowed Chair in Global Public Health at Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, has been recognized with the American Heart Association 2018 Excellence...

Prostate cancer patients target of new $1.6M Tulane study - October 16, 2018
A Tulane University researcher has won a $1.6 million grant to develop a tool that could lower tumor recurrence in cancer patients, especially those with prostate cancer. J. Quincy Brown, associate professor of biomedical engineering, will join...

They came, they saw, they networked - October 15, 2018
More than 200 alumni and parents representing their industries, companies and careers connected with more than 150 current students Friday at “Tulane Takeover: New York,” a full-scale career conference coordinated during fall break every year by...

Elizabeth Brown named Tulane chief of staff - October 15, 2018
Editor's note: The following is a message from Tulane University President Mike Fitts regarding the appointment of Tulane's new chief of staff. Dear Colleagues: After an extensive nationwide search, I am pleased to announce the appointment of...

Tulane experts speak on conservative female voters and other news - October 12, 2018
Transcript: Welcome to Tulane News in Review, a wrap up of Tulane experts quoted in national news. The New York Times interviewed Tulane political scientist Mirya Holman in a story about conservative female voters. She also co-authored a piece...

Bryan Batt talks show business - October 12, 2018
ALONG FOR THE RIDE Actor Bryan Batt (A&S ’85) knows that a career in show business can have as many twists and turns as a carnival ride. “My career and life have been like a roller coaster, but considering my family, that’s just perfect, and I...

Medical connection - October 11, 2018
A maze of pedestrian tunnels connects buildings in the Tulane University Medical District.

Tulane University joins regional biomedical technology accelerator hub - October 11, 2018
Tulane University has joined a consortium of 24 academic institutions to create a new hub to accelerate the commercialization of life sciences research and biomedical innovations. The National Institute of General Medical Sciences, a division of...

Deep dive in the jazz archive - October 11, 2018
That’s the hat. Yes, it’s the very one that jazz guitarist and raconteur Danny Barker wore. Deep in the recesses of the Hogan Jazz Archive, cocked discreetly on a shelf, is a taupe-colored fedora with a wide brown ribbon and a deep dent in the...

Tulane conference explores health and healing - October 10, 2018
Registration is open for Tulane University’s third biennial Black Women’s Health Conference taking place Oct. 12 and 13 on the uptown campus. The 2018 conference theme, “Cardiovascular Disease, Health, & Healing” will guide discussions on...

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