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$3.25 Million Grant for Public Health Training


Training future leaders for natural and human-caused emergencies — hurricanes, floods, earthquakes, oil spills, epidemics and radiological releases — will continue at the South Central Public...

Mobile Clinic Heads to Plaquemines Parish


The New Orleans Children's Health Project is bringing a crisis response unit to lower Plaquemines Parish, La., to help families affected by the Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion. The mobile...

Photo: Bullish on Tulane



What's the angry-looking red bull doing, posing at Tulane homecoming with students? The mascot was promoting CNBC's “Mad Money w/ Jim Cramer,” which will broadcast live from Dixon Hall on the...

"Erotic Revolutionaries" Defy Gender Double Standard


The conventional wisdom for polite conversation is that one should avoid hot-button topics such as sex, race and religion. Having tackled religious figures in previous works, sociologist Shayne...

Photos: Festive Fans



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Tulane Marching Band alumni...

Sealing the Deal


The Changemaker Institute at Tulane hosted Tim Williamson of Idea Village and Stephanie Potter of Youth Venture in a workshop to integrate storytelling skills into the toolboxes of budding New...

Green Spirit Underscores Town Hall Meeting


Scott Cowen didn't have green hair — that would come later — when he addressed the parents and alumni who filled Dixon Hall on Friday (Oct. 8), but he was filled with Tulane spirit at his annual...

Photos: Wave Weekend



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Creativity Takes Flight


Dr. Paul Rodenhauser, professor emeritus of psychiatry at Tulane School of Medicine, had planned to teach until he was 70. But Hurricane Katrina changed his plans. He moved to Albuquerque, N.M.,...

Queer Student Alliance Readies Pride Week Activities


The Queer Student Alliance is kicking off a Pride Week at Tulane University with its Coming Out Forum today (Oct. 11). Formerly known as Mosaic, the group recently amended the name to one that...