Tulane News in Review is a bi-weekly wrap-up of Tulane experts featured in national news. The links below take you to the news stories in which our Tulanians appeared.
President Emeritus of Tulane Scott Cowen appeared on CNBC to talk about rebuilding efforts following Katrina and how the recovery following Hurricane Harvey is unfolding.
CNBC reached out to Tulane history professor Walter Isaacson to talk about FEMA’s response in Katrina versus Harvey.
Isaacson also had an opinion piece in the Washington Post about how Americans can all help rebuild Houston.
Professor and Dr. Maureen Lichtveld and Dean Pierre Buekens of the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine both lent their expertise to reporters covering Hurricane Harvey. Buekens was quoted by ABC News and the New York Times while Lichtveld spoke with The Hill.
Political scientist Mirya Holman co-authored a column in the Washington Post about how campaign attacks hurt women candidates more than men.
The Washington Times featured a new study on river diversions by researchers Alex Kolker and Reda Amer.
And visiting professor of creative writing Bernice McFadden spoke with NBC News about her career and upcoming book.