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Photo: Reflecting on Day of Service


After volunteering for the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of...

Drop-In Center Offers Safe Place for Area Youth


Clinical social worker Isabella Christodoulou loves coming to work each day, and one reason is the effectiveness of her “guerilla therapy” to reach New Orleans' homeless and at-risk youth who...

Miley Cyrus Sighted on Campus


If by some far-fetched, highly improbable chance you missed a day of reading New Wave, you may be unaware that the uptown campus has been buzzing about Disney star Miley Cyrus' new movie...

Second Jazz CD for Professors of Pleasure


The Professors of Pleasure, led by saxophonist and Tulane instructor John Doheny, recently released the group's second CD, Volume Two, to good reviews. The mainstay personnel of the...

Photos: What a Winner


She directs traffic on the floor to be sure her players are in the right places.



Week for Peace Events Honor Martin Luther King Jr.


Civil rights icon Ruby Bridges and renowned poet Nikki Giovanni will be the featured guests during the 25th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Week for Peace, sponsored by Tulane, Xavier, Loyola and...

Getting It Done in Disease-ravaged Haiti


Cholera outbreaks, disputed elections, civil unrest and earthquakes are unlikely to deter the commitment of Tulane researchers to improve the infrastructure of Haiti, says Carl Kendall, director...

Clean Soil Alleviates Lead Risk for Kids


“Within hours, at a cost of about $100 per child, exterior play areas at childcare centers can be transformed from lead-contaminated to lead-safe with a margin of safety,” says Tulane professor...

Photo: Green Surroundings




With its floor-to-ceiling windows providing views of surrounding oak...

Get On the Streetcar to Wellness


From fried turkey to turducken, eggnog and pecan pie and on to king cakes, this is a challenging time for anyone in Louisiana to stay healthy. Tulane University is launching a new employee...