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Tulane professor flying high with new bird lecture series - January 08, 2019
From the woodpecker and the parrot to the falcon and the dove, birds are among the most fascinating creatures on the planet. As Tulane biologist and birding expert Bruce Fleury says, “Birds are phenomenally interesting—and often extremely...

Tulane’s A. B. Freeman School of Business expands downtown with new Stewart Center CBD - January 07, 2019
Starting this week, Tulane University’s A. B. Freeman School of Business will hold its first classes in downtown New Orleans at the Stewart Center CBD, the school’s new home for executive education programs in the heart of the city’s growing...

New deans, new directions - January 07, 2019
They are an academic quartet, this new group of incoming deans, and they are all happy to have shown up on campus this fall within a few months of each other. They’ve never heard of it happening at any other university: four new deans at four of...

Avron and Wendy Fogelman give another major gift for Tulane’s men’s basketball program - January 04, 2019
Avron B. Fogelman (A&S ’62) and Wendy Mimeles Fogelman (NC ’63) have given another $1 million to support Tulane University men’s basketball. The gift, which reflects the Fogelmans’ commitment to student-athlete success on and off the court,...

The year in pictures - December 27, 2018
There was something grand happening at Tulane University during every month of 2018. Look back on some of our top memories in this photo slideshow.

Hello new year! - December 21, 2018
As we embrace all things in store for 2019, let us not forget the amazing things that happened at Tulane last year. Here are our most-read articles of 2018: The American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry selected Tulane child psychiatry...

School of Social Work presents first Do Work That Matters award at fall commencement - December 20, 2018
Derrick Tabb, a member of the Grammy Award-winning Rebirth Brass Band and a co-founder of The Roots of Music, a nonprofit  that sponsors an after-school academic and music program for New Orleans school children, is the recipient of the Tulane...

’Tis the season for the tiniest Tulanians - December 20, 2018
Tulane University is known widely for its top-ranked collegiate experience, but there is another cohort of students on campus busy learning about nature, science and, this week, the importance of giving. The Newcomb Children’s Center on the uptown...

Cross country champ pursues architecture - December 19, 2018
Emmanuel Rotich never set out to be a competitive cross country runner, yet running was a big part of his life. Growing up in the remote village of Rift Valley, Kenya, he would run to school each morning and back home each evening. In between, he’d...

Two Books for Two Cities: Tulane English professors earn rare book honor - December 17, 2018
A pair of Tulane University English professors has earned the distinct honor of having their respective books named the official reading selections for two American cities in 2019. Acclaimed writer and novelist Zachary Lazar’s latest book, “...

President Fitts spreads holiday cheer to deserving staff members - December 17, 2018
The 2018 President’s Staff Excellence Awards were recently presented to several of Tulane University’s staff members who best represent high achievement in their contributions to the university. President Mike Fitts surprised winners at the downtown...

Tulane experts address international affairs and domestic disasters - December 14, 2018
Transcript: Is it better to rebuild or retreat after a disaster? And does it matter where you go to college? Tulane experts have the answers in this Tulane News in Review. Tulane professor of history Walter Isaacson joined a panel at the Cities...

Gridiron glory in the movies - December 13, 2018
Editor’s note: This column reflects the personal experience of Tulane alumnus Angus Lind. It appears in the December 2018 issue of Tulanian. As the regular college football season transitions into bowl season, and then into “Wait till next year!”...

From lab to space - December 13, 2018
Wound-healing technology developed at Tulane by former biomedical engineering graduate students blasted off on the SpaceX Dragon Cargo Ship for experiments on the International Space Station. Click the image below to learn more about their project's...

Football Fanfare - December 12, 2018
The Green Wave football team received a grand send-off Wednesday, Dec. 12, complete with the sounds of the Tulane University Marching Band, Tulane cheerleaders and faithful supporters. The team will compete in the AutoNation Cure Bowl on Saturday in...

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