December 19, 2017
Among the Louisiana Research Collection’s 2017 acquisitions, particularly notable are the papers of prominent Louisiana gay activists Stewart Butler, Rich Magill, Alan Robinson and Skip Ward. Acquiring significant LGBTQ-related documents — letters, diaries, flyers and other materials — is one of the Louisiana Research Collection’s special focuses.
December 18, 2017
Tulane community members can help shape the future of New Orleans’ first bike-share program, Blue Bikes NOLA, by taking part in the Tulane Bike Share Survey, which was created through a collaboration between the Tulane Prevention Research Center, Tulane University Shuttles & Transportation, and the Tulane Office of Sustainability.
December 15, 2017
To commemorate the retirement of Bruce Raeburn, director of special collections and curator of the Hogan Jazz Archive, Carolyn Vance Smith, Marion Smith and William M. Smith Jr. donated a portrait of legendary musician Louis Armstrong to Tulane University.
December 13, 2017
On Monday, Tulane University President Mike Fitts spread holiday cheer across the uptown and downtown campuses by granting President’s Staff Excellence Awards to 12 honorees.
November 27, 2017
Tulane MFA student Jarrell Hamilton is set to premiere her new performance piece Episodes at Newcomb Art Museum. The work features atypical depictions of black womanhood from African-American ancestry to single motherhood.
November 22, 2017
The illustrated anthology New Orleans: The First 300 Years showcases the work of 22 scholars, including Tulane alumni and faculty, covering 23 topics pertaining to the city’s unparalleled identity.
November 20, 2017
The Cowen Institute will use a $500,000 grant from philanthropic foundation Carnegie Corporation of New York to launch a new research initiative aimed at helping more New Orleans public school graduates — especially socioeconomically disadvantaged youth— enter and complete college.
November 20, 2017
Through Monday, Dec. 4, Tulane faculty and staff members can donate gifts to children in need during the annual holiday toy drive benefiting Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) for Children.
November 17, 2017
The aggressive municipal expansion of New Orleans between 1852-1874 shaped the city as we know it today. Hear Tulane geographer Richard Campanella discuss the annexations of New Orleans Monday, Nov. 27, at 7 p.m. on the uptown campus.