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Mirya Holman
Pastors get political, Tulane researcher investigates why
Fascinated by the intersection of faith and politics, Mirya Holman, associate professor of political science in the Tulane School of Liberal Arts, is decoding political messages contained in church sermons. “American religion is unique,” said Holman. “I’ve done a couple of research projects...


Feb 21, 2018 - Alicia Jasmin

For the fourth consecutive year, Tulane University is ranked first among graduate schools for the number of volunteers who join the Peace Corps. There are 27 alumni currently serving.

Feb 20, 2018 - Carolyn Scofield

For the second year in a row, Tulane University has been named one of the top producers of Fulbright U.S. Students. Fifteen Tulane students and recent graduates received Fulbright awards for the 2017-2018 academic year.  An annual list of top-producing institutions is published by the Chronicle of Higher Education.

Feb 19, 2018 - Robin Boch

The French Graduate Student Association of Tulane University has a new project called Ma Francophonie NOLA, an initiative that will explore the ways that the city’s French heritage influences life today.

Feb 16, 2018 - Mary Cross

Due to a 37.5 percent increase in Early Decision applications for fall 2018, Tulane’s acceptance rate for the Class of 2022 was curbed to 17 percent, resulting in the most selective class in the university’s history.

Feb 14, 2018 - Faith Dawson

Through his writings and research, Tulane professor of sociology David Smilde is helping keep the conversation about Venezuelan politics alive in the U.S.