August 02, 2017
Tulane and three other universities will share in a $41.7 million grant from the National Science Foundation to study ways to lower the cost of drugs for illnesses such as Crohn’s, breast cancer and multiple sclerosis.
August 01, 2017
The Tulane University School of Science and Engineering has created a first-of-its-kind academic department dedicated to research and education in river-coastal issues.
July 31, 2017
Ten K-12 teachers from across the United States recently embarked on a unique experience – learning to teach about Cuba while living there during a two-week program for educators.
July 28, 2017
Fifteen Tulane students traveled to Nkoka, Malawi, to help construct a school for local children.
July 27, 2017
Tulane University senior Clare Lister spent a full semester learning about wildlife conservation and Maasai culture while living in a remote village in Tanzania.
July 25, 2017
If the world is becoming a less violent place, why does it seem like crime in America is worsening? Tulane political science professor Geoff Dancy says America’s avoidance of human rights is to blame.
July 17, 2017
Four students – one from each law school in Louisiana – were selected for the Access to Justice Developing Leader Intern Program. Anais Moore-Jaccard represented Tulane Law School.
July 11, 2017
The National Institutes of Health has awarded Tulane University more than $12 million to test a promising drug treatment against Lassa fever and develop a vaccine against the deadly disease endemic in parts of West Africa.
July 07, 2017
Tulane students examined the shared history of two cities — New Orleans and Dakar — during the university’s first Afro Diaspora intercultural learning course in Dakar, Senegal, this spring.
July 05, 2017
A new Tulane University initiative called MOMENTUM aims to help new mothers and their babies in Kinshasa, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The project is funded by a $4.8 million grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.