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President Fitts affirms Tulane’s commitment at Shifting the Paradigm 2019

Sep 12, 2019

At the fifth annual “Shifting the Paradigm” event on Wednesday night, Tulane University administrators reaffirmed their commitment to end sexual violence on campus and presented data from the Case...

Students volunteer across New Orleans for Outreach 2019

Sep 09, 2019

On Saturday, Sept. 7, despite temperatures in the mid-90s, Tulane students volunteered at many locations across the city for Outreach Tulane 2019, Tulane's annual student day of community service...

President Fitts updates faculty, staff on bright future of Tulane

Sep 06, 2019

Tulane University President Mike Fitts thanked faculty and staff members for their hard work and dedication, highlighted the university’s many successes and announced what’s to come in the near...

New dean of Newcomb-Tulane College seeks ‘meaningful engagement’ for students

Sep 04, 2019

Lee Skinner, the dean of Tulane University’s Newcomb-Tulane College since July, has a strong vision for the direction of the college and aims to engage all Tulane undergraduate students from the...

Explore Newcomb Art Museum’s new exhibitions with opening weekend activities

Sep 03, 2019

To mark the opening of their new exhibitions on view this fall, Newcomb Art Museum is hosting a weekend of celebratory activities, including an opening reception, an exhibition panel, gallery talk...

Public health student rolls with high-pressure competition on Startup Bus

Aug 29, 2019

Helen Waller was a teacher in Myanmar before she began master’s studies at the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. All the while, she watched with interest as her friends and students...

Dependent Tuition Waiver and Enrollment 101

Aug 28, 2019

The Staff Advisory Council (SAC) is hosting an event for eligible employees to learn about tuition waiver benefits and enrollment options for dependents.

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Leaving a legacy

Aug 27, 2019

During his long career at Tulane University School of Medicine, Dean Baker Ellithorpe, MD (M ’62, I ’63, R ’68, F ’71), became known for his passion for helping patients with cystic fibrosis. He...

Tulane researcher awarded $1.9 million to study mosquitoes that transmit viruses

Aug 27, 2019

Patricia Scaraffia, PhD, assistant professor in the Department of Tropical Medicine and member of the Vector Borne Infections Diseases...