Welcome to another edition of Tulane News in Review. Here are the Tulane experts and stories making national news.
Associate professor of creative writing Jesmyn Ward was named a 2017 MacArthur fellow.
Huffington Post talked to political scientist Rosalind Blanco Cook as New Orleans prepares to elect its first woman mayor.
The Washington Post featured assistant professor of critical race studies Mohan Ambikaipaker in a story about the Hindu New Year, Diwali.
MarketWatch spoke with Economist Patrick Button about aging in America.
Tulane is paying it forward by offering a tuition-free semester to students enrolled at Puerto Rican colleges. The story was picked up by Fortune, The Hill, Teen Vogue, Inside Higher Ed, Yahoo and more. It was also shared by hundreds of people, including Lin Manuel Miranda and Jeb Bush, on social media.
Forbes interviewed University Professor of History Walter Isaacson about innovation and Leonardo da Vinci
And Expedia featured Tulane as one of their 14 most beautiful college campuses.
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