November 17, 2019
In 1966 and 1967, Deidre Dumas Labat and Reynold T. Décou became the first African American undergraduates to earn degrees from Newcomb College and Tulane, respectively. On Nov. 16, 2019, these distinguished alumni were recognized by the naming of the buildings formerly known as Willow Residences in their honor.
November 13, 2019
Sophia Omoro, MD, otolaryngology surgeon in Lima, Ohio and social entrepreneur gave a lecture on Nov. 6 titled "How Significant are You?"
November 13, 2019
The Phyllis M. Taylor Center for Social Innovation and Design Thinking will celebrate its five-year anniversary on Nov. 13 from 6 - 7:30 p.m. Taylor programs facilitate learning, share knowledge, and support work in the fields of Social Innovation, Social Entrepreneurship, and Design Thinking.
November 11, 2019
November 08, 2019
Christine Vachon, co-founder of Killer Films, visited Tulane on Nov. 6 as the first speaker in the Bobby Yan Lectureship in Media and Social Change in the School of Liberal Arts.
November 04, 2019
On Thursday, Nov. 7, the New Orleans Maternal Child Health will ask the New Orleans City Council to put its support behind postpartum home visits for all birthing people in New Orleans, the training and hiring of black and queer health workers and finding ethical ways to reimburse doula care via Medicaid and other insurance plans.
November 03, 2019
On Friday, Nov. 1, President Mike A. Fitts conducted the annual Homecoming Town Hall for Tulane alumni, parents, and faculty and staff.
October 14, 2019
Two locker bays for mail and package deliveries will be installed on Tulane's campus for students to have 24-hour access to pick up their items.
October 07, 2019
Tulane's School of Science and Engineering worked with several middle school boys, in grades fifth through seventh, on Saturday, Oct. 5, at its annual Boys at Tulane in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) event. The event aims to support and inspire young students' interests in STEM fields.
September 27, 2019
LaToya Ruby Frazier, MacArthur Genius award-winning photographer, will give a talk, "Art as Transformation: Using Photography for Social Change," hosted by the Newcomb Art Museum at 6 p.m. on Oct. 2. Frazier, whose work "Flint is Family" is currently on view at the museum, will discuss how she has used photography to fight injustice.
September 24, 2019
Melissa A. Weber was named curator of the Hogan Jazz Archive, Tulane’s leading research center for the study of New Orleans jazz and related musical genres.
September 23, 2019
Tulane and Loyola universities are partnering to host Elect Her, a national nonpartisan training program aimed at empowering and encouraging women to take on leadership roles on and off college campuses.