October 25, 2023
Tulane faculty now have a direct line to weigh in on the university’s programmatic innovation strategies and goals for the Tulane University Innovation Institute (TUII): the Faculty Innovation Council (FIC). FIC is composed of Tulane faculty members who possess expertise in their areas of study and who are passionate about innovation and entrepreneurship.
October 24, 2023
A panel of Tulane alumni entrepreneurs who have successfully launched and sustained innovative businesses shared their insights with Tulane students, faculty, staff, parents and visitors during Wave Weekend ’23.
October 24, 2023
Tulane’s A. B. Freeman School of Business has received a $5 million gift from Todd and Gina Schwartz to expand opportunities for students to “learn by doing.”
October 17, 2023
Tulane Law student Lakshmi “Lex” Kumar has embraced her second chance at life. Just a few years from a diagnosis of a rare congenital heart condition that could have taken her life, she is among the law school’s most avid student scholars and leaders.
October 16, 2023
Longtime Tulane supporters Don and Lora Peters have increased their recent commitment to Tulane Athletics to over $10 million, which will serve as a lead gift for “Investing in Excellence,” a major capital campaign to upgrade facilities and infrastructure across the university’s athletic programs.
October 09, 2023
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October 04, 2023
Tulane architecture students participate in the 15th annual Sukkah Build in commemoration of the Jewish holiday of Sukkot, a weeklong holiday that celebrates the fall harvest.
October 04, 2023
Tulane University composer and pianist Courtney Bryan has been named a 2023 “genius grant” recipient by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, one of the most coveted honors in academia, the arts and sciences.
October 03, 2023
The Paul Tulane Society honors Tulane’s most devoted philanthropists — those who have given cumulative gifts of $1 million or more to further the university’s mission of lifesaving research, transformative teaching and learning, interdisciplinary scholarship, and service.
September 29, 2023
World-renowned paleoanthropologist Lee Berger of University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa visited Tulane on Friday, Sept. 15, to give lectures to students in two of Professor Trenton Holliday’s anthropology classes. Berger, a current National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence, is most well-known for his discovery of two hominin species: Homo naledi and Australopithecus sediba.
September 22, 2023
Sixty-four Tulanians were recently announced as members of the 2023-24 cohorts of Tulane University Leadership Institute’s Emerging Leaders Program and the Anti-Racism Leadership Program.
September 14, 2023
Tulane alumnus and retired English professor Herbert S. Weil Jr. has made a gift to the university that will establish the Herb Weil, PhD Professorship in the Humanities, an endowed faculty position in Tulane’s School of Liberal Arts.
September 06, 2023
Dr. Rie Yotsu, an associate professor at the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, has followed a career path that has proved unexpected yet fulfilling. She did not initially set out to become a dermatologist specializing in tropical medicine, but fate, she argues, led her to it.
July 17, 2023
Odaline de la Martínez, who emigrated to the United States from Cuba as a 12-year-old and went on to become an internationally acclaimed composer and conductor, is the newest Tulane graduate to be honored as a Tulane Trailblazer.