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Economist Wins Inaugural Award

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Marco Castaneda, an assistant professor of economics at Tulane, is the inaugural recipient of the Larry Schloss Prize for Excellence in Economics.

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Tulane Forms Flu Task Force

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Responding to the ongoing threat of influenza A (H1N1), formerly called "swine flu," Tulane University officials have organized a Flu Emergency Task Force initiated by Dr. Pierre Buekens, dean of...

Physicist Celebrated for Life's Work

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The April 2009 issue of the Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation, the magazine of the American Chemical Society, is dedicated to professor John Perdew of the Tulane Department of...

A New Look at Cuba

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On Monday, (April 28) the U.S. State Department announced that its diplomats were reaching out to Cuban officials. Earlier in the month, the Obama administration lifted a five-year-old restriction...

Stephanopoulos Wraps Up Carville's Class

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The culminating event in James Carville's political science class had two veterans of the 1992 presidential campaign of Bill Clinton — Carville himself and George Stephanopoulos — talking, joking...

Business Students Combat "Brain Drain"

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New Orleans experienced an unprecedented influx of young professionals in the wake of Hurricane Katrina, but the challenge now, civic leaders say, is how to keep these talented 20- and 30-...

Facility Benefits Cancer Researchers

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Tulane cancer researchers who use tissue samples in their experiments now have an in-house resource to help them in their laboratory studies. The Louisiana Cancer Research Consortium's Biospecimen...

Law Students Team Up to Help Artists

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With musicians working 24 hours a day and other creative artists flocking to the city, Tulane University law students are finding New Orleans a great locale in which to become versed in...

Famed 1938 City Guide Still Pertinent Today

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Subtle and elusive, New Orleans always has presented a challenge to those who want to tell its story. Few books have done the job as well as The 1938 New Orleans City Guide. First...

Campus Buzzing With Ellen's Tweets

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Ellen DeGeneres is excited about her upcoming Commencement address at Tulane University and she can't help Twittering about it. Transforming a portion of the Gibson Quad into an impromptu stage on...

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