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Honors for Student-focused Teaching

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Don Gaver and Larry Powell are as different as their disciplines — biomedical engineering and history — but they are single-minded when it comes to a dedication to students. Tulane honored them...

Splashdown for New ID Cards

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Today (May 18) marks the debut of the new Tulane Splash ID Card. The new card goes into effect across all university campuses.

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America's Doctor Receives Honorary Degree

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Dr. Regina M. Benjamin, surgeon general of the U.S. Public Health Service, made a whirlwind visit to New Orleans to accept an honorary doctor of science degree on Saturday (May 15) at Tulane...

Best in the Class

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Confidence and critical thinking — these are the attributes and skills that Constance Balides and Nghana Lewis say they aim to develop in their students. Balides, associate professor of...

Saints March in at Commencement

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Three special guests in the platform party at Saturday's Tulane Commencement Ceremony weren't wearing the usual mortarboards. They had on New Orleans Saints caps, and when graduating students in...

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Local Pride
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Who Dat? They Dat!

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During a morning punctuated by comical one-liners, offerings of gratitude and even a Saints highlight reel, perhaps the most succinct summation of the Tulane 2010 Commencement Ceremony found its...

Students Honored for Public Service

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The recipients of the 2010 Jim Runsdorf Excellence in Public Service Student Award have something in common — both have spent the past four years working to improve public schools in New Orleans....

Class of 2010: Power of One

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If the graduating class of 2010 has learned anything (and presumably they've learned a lot in the past four years!) it's that every individual can make a difference in his or her community. That...

Owl Club Awards Hit Home

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Tulane medical students recognized outstanding faculty members at the annual Owl Club banquet on May 7, but they also presented two staff members with "mom" awards for providing support to first-...

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