February 14, 2017
Dozens of Tulane students, staff members and volunteers will brave a close shave this Friday in support of kids with cancer. The annual fundraiser for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation brings in thousands of dollars each year to help fund childhood cancer research.
January 03, 2017
New Year’s resolutions can be difficult to keep. That’s why Leah Sarris, Executive Chef and Director of Operations at the Goldring Center for Culinary Medicine, suggests starting with small goals and building as you progress.
August 31, 2016
August 26, 2016
Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans 11 years ago, but the storm’s legacy may have a silver lining: reduced levels of lead in soil across the city. Continuing research he started back in 1991, Tulane University School of Medicine professor Howard Mielke and his team collected thousands of samples for an updated survey of soil lead levels for the entire city. Their findings have been published in the journal Environmental International.
August 12, 2016
More than 80 Tulane University police officers received hands-on experience during “Stop the Bleed” training.
July 27, 2016
Prospective Picassos and Warhol wannabes put their artistic skills to work during PaintFest America, a national initiative to bring more art into hospitals around the country
May 24, 2016
The Ellen DeGeneres Show introduced the world to a story of tragedy, friendship and hope featuring Class of 2007 Tulane University alumni Jackson Smith and Brian McKenna back in October 2015. When McKenna was paralyzed in a mountain biking accident in June 2015, the set of events that followed resulted in a heartwarming parable that becomes more uplifting each time DeGeneres, a native of New Orleans, reaches out for an update.
February 11, 2016
As Zika virus continues to spread north toward the United States, public concern and media attention are also on the rise. Two faculty members from the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine and the Tulane School of Medicine talk about the virus and the risk it poses with mosquito season right around the corner.