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Don and Lora Peters establish “Graduated With Honors” Wall for student-athletes

May 13, 2019

Tulane University student-athletes are known for their excellence on the field and in the classroom, and now the best of the best are receiving recognition on a wall in the James W. Wilson...

Tulane PhD student wins regional Three Minute Thesis Competition

May 10, 2019



On Feb. 16, Tulane bioinnovation PhD student Samantha Kurtz was selected as the winner of the 2019 Three Minute Thesis Competition.

The contest took place in...

Celebrate the women of Per(Sister) at Newcomb Art Museum’s free activities on Saturday

May 08, 2019

In celebration of Mother’s Day weekend and in conjunction with its current exhibition Per(Sister): Incarcerated Women of Louisiana, ...

Class of 2023: Tulane welcomes most selective and diverse class yet

May 02, 2019

When the Tulane University community officially welcomes members of the Class of 2023 next fall, it’ll be a record-setting welcome.

The newest class of Tulanians includes just over 1,800...

Researcher awarded $1.8 million grant to study new targets for rare pediatric cancer

May 02, 2019

Sean Lee, PhD, associate professor of...

Newcomb Art Museum celebrates motherhood with a Tiffany Tea

Apr 30, 2019

Taking inspiration from the Tiffany stained-glass windows commissioned by Josephine Louise Newcomb and displayed around Tulane’s uptown campus, Newcomb Art Museum has added a new twist to their...

The O holds pinning, Lavender Graduation

Apr 30, 2019

Last week The Office of Multicultural Affairs held its Pinning Ceremony and Lavender Graduation to highlight the academic accomplishments of students of color as well as LGBTQ+ identified students...

Cowen Institute hosts symposium on “Life After High School”

Apr 26, 2019


High school seniors are currently checking their inboxes for college acceptance letters and deciding on their future.

For some, getting accepted into college won’t lead...

Lisa Jackson, recipient of 2019 Tulane Distinguished Alumni Award, acts on making the world better

Apr 25, 2019

Protecting the planet is what Lisa Jackson said she is most passionate about.

Jackson is vice president for environment, policy and social initiatives at Apple, the American...

Honoring contributions by Tulane’s diverse community

Apr 24, 2019

Members of Tulane’s diverse community, who have had substantial and lasting impact on the university, will receive campus-wide recognition beginning next fall with the naming of a student...