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Wave of Green registration is now open for Tulane faculty, staff - March 11, 2019
Tulane’s 2019 faculty and staff day of service, Wave of Green, will take place Thursday, April 18. The annual day of service was created as a way for faculty and staff to come together as Tulanians and make a difference in the community. Volunteers...

Author explores how ‘frontier Jews’ shaped American Judaism - March 11, 2019
Freedom to travel around the growing United States — and to build a religious experience from scratch — helped shape American Judaism, said author and scholar Shari Rabin, an assistant professor of Jewish studies and director of the Pearlstine/Lipov...

New group aims to welcome and support South Asian grad students - March 08, 2019
New Orleans is well over 9,000 miles from Sri Lanka, so when Dilanka Vidyani learned that she had been accepted into the PhD chemistry program at at Tulane University, she was understandably nervous and scared about being so far away from home. “We...

New Tulane University study reveals heart abnormalities in retired NFL players - March 07, 2019
A new, first-time study by Tulane University has revealed that former National Football League (NFL) players, particularly those with larger body sizes, were found to have heart abnormalities specifically associated with high blood pressure. Dr....

Tulane professor’s work at “unthinkable sacrifice” site published in major journal - March 06, 2019
A Tulane University professor’s research into the world’s largest mass sacrifice of children and llamas in northern Peru continues to garner international attention, with the findings being published in one of the world’s top scientific journals.  ...

Tulane alumna Monique Cola: Scientist and principal - March 01, 2019
HIGH SCHOOL PRINCIPAL Monique Cola (G ’04) trained as a neuroscientist, then pivoted to an academic career — for the love of research. Now, as principal of Sci High, she encourages high schoolers to be STEM-literate and to consider STEM careers....

Tulane researcher selected to serve on federal Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee - February 28, 2019
The U.S. Departments of Agriculture and Health and Human Services selected Tulane University clinical researcher and epidemiologist Dr. Lydia Bazzano as one of 20 nationally recognized nutrition experts to serve on the 2020 Dietary Guidelines...

Donor gives Tulane $1 million to encourage others to give - February 27, 2019
Warren G. Lichtenstein, founder and executive chairman of the global holdings company Steel Partners Holdings, has given a $1 million gift to spur first-time donors to support "Only the Audacious," the campaign for an ever bolder Tulane....

Tulane to begin new master’s program in materials engineering - February 27, 2019
The Tulane University School of Science and Engineering is launching a new master’s program designed to help graduates land careers in such fields as biotechnology, aerospace, defense, information technologies and energy. The Master of Science...

Documentary co-produced by Tulane student wins Oscar - February 26, 2019
Avery Siegel, a Tulane University student majoring in communications with a minor in public health, can add the title “Oscar winner” to her future resume. The second-year student in the School of Liberal Arts co-produced the documentary Period. End...

Pierre Conner to lead Tulane Energy Institute - February 26, 2019
The A. B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University has named Pierre E. Conner III, a senior energy and finance executive with more than 40 years’ experience in the oil and gas industry, to lead the Tulane Energy Institute.  Conner will...

New spaces, new places - February 22, 2019
Transforming its physical spaces for the next generation of students is a top priority at Tulane, and has brought about a kind of renaissance of building, renovations and expansions throughout the uptown, downtown and North Shore campuses. Two...

Tulane workshop examines barriers to women in state and local politics - February 20, 2019
A workshop being hosted by Tulane University will take a close look at the challenges women candidates face when running for state and local office. More than 25 scholars from around the country are coming to Tulane for the two-day event sponsored...

Tulane, LSU Health select New Orleans BioInnovation Center as statewide partner for biomedical technology accelerator program - February 20, 2019
Tulane University and LSU Health New Orleans have selected the New Orleans BioInnovation Center (NOBIC) as the statewide implementation partner for a newly launched initiative to augment business development efforts and accelerate the...

Tulane classmates reunite through business venture - February 15, 2019
Alumni and business partners Matthew Berman and Warren H. Cohn bonded during their first year at Tulane. Part of the “Katrina class,” they volunteered in the Ninth Ward rebuilding homes through Tulane’s service-learning program. As students of the...

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