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Faculty, Staff, Students End Semester on High Note

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Accolades abound for Tulane faculty, staff and students as the 2007–08 academic year comes to a close. Here is a sampling of some recent accomplishments:

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Most Qualified Class Heads to Campus

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Tulane University, which less than three years ago sustained more than $650 million in damages and had 70 percent of its campus flooded by Hurricane Katrina, is now more popular than ever.

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To Romania With Love

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They went for adventure and to do some good in a remote corner of Europe. When the cadre of medical students and doctors rolled into a rural Romanian village, the townspeople closed the school so...

Studying on the Run

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Cramping fingers are not an issue for note-taking Tulane University students now that a growing number of professors are uploading class lectures onto the Internet. Students have the option of...

World Wide on YouTube

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Any person with access to the World Wide Web can have a peek into life on campus by visiting the Tulane University YouTube channel that carries video footage of the university's prominent speakers...

Law Professor Distinguishes Herself

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When Cynthia Samuel joined the Tulane Law School faculty in 1975, her primary concern, naturally, was how to be an effective teacher. She didn't guess how much more it might lead to.

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Star of Stage and Screen Coaches Students

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During the last two days of classes for undergraduates at Tulane (April 28–29), clusters of theater students received valuable lessons from renowned actress Blythe Danner as she coached them and...

Pumped About Bikes

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If exorbitant gasoline prices have you thinking about pumping up the tires on your old bicycle, the Tulane Office of Environmental Affairs is on your side. The office wants to make bicycling the...

Mental Health Care Is Also Hurricane Victim

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Mental health issues top the list of ways Louisianans say the 2005 hurricanes affected the health of people in their communities, according to a new statewide survey. The findings were released on...

Students, Healthcare Leaders Thank Amir of Qatar

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Members of the Tulane community showed their appreciation to the people of Qatar on Tuesday (April 29), stretching out their hands to thank the country's visiting Amir for millions of dollars in...

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