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Tulane bestows 2020 teaching awards on four faculty members

May 20, 2020
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Four Tulane University faculty members received university-wide teaching awards at the end of the Spring 2020 semester — two Suzanne and Stephen Weiss Presidential Fellows Awards...

Spieker Prize awarded to graduate Lilian Maldonado-Garcia

May 19, 2020
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Recent School of Professional Advancement (SoPA) graduate Lilian Maldonado-Garcia is the first recipient of the Dr. Gisela Spieker Prize, a $500 award presented to an outstanding...

Tulane linguistics students stage virtual American Sign Language focus group

May 18, 2020
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Students in the Service Learning cohort of Linguistics 3811 — “Introduction to Interpretation” — were concerned that their spring focus group, “Road to Certification,” would have to be canceled...

Tulane students raise funds for New Orleans gig workers, musicians and Second Harvest

May 15, 2020
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As graduating seniors, Ross Berlin, Matthew Wu and Max Steitz never imagined they would be spending the final months of their Tulane experience in isolation, completing coursework away from the...

Tulane faculty invited to wear academic robes, take to streets to support Class of 2020

May 13, 2020
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Jimmy Huck, assistant director for graduate programs at the Stone Center, invites Tulane faculty members to wear their academic regalia, hold signs that show Tulane pride, and...

American Cancer Society grant will help Tulane cancer patients overcome transportation barriers

May 13, 2020
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Cancer patients undergoing treatment frequently require assistance getting to and from facilities, often adding stressful financial and logistical burdens on top of their...

Study targeting tumor genetic mutations yields ‘practice changing’ results for prostate cancer treatment

May 13, 2020
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Prostate cancer therapies have shown significant advances during the past decade, with multiple new therapies being introduced for patients with advanced disease. 

Now, the early results...

Goggles for Docs sends protective eye gear to COVID-19 frontline medical workers

May 12, 2020
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Tulane University may be far from the slopes, but standard snow skiing equipment is being put to good use here in New Orleans. Dr. Marcia Glass, an associate professor of medicine at Tulane...

Early study shows coronavirus can live in the air over 16 hours

May 11, 2020
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One of the key factors scientists are trying to understand about COVID-19 is exactly how most people contract the virus — is it primarily breathing in airborne particles, touching surfaces...

Going viral: Tulane staffer shifts roles into COVID-19 science whisperer

May 11, 2020
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As researchers at Tulane and worldwide race to unravel the mysteries of COVID-19, one Tulane employee is studying the studies.

 

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