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Zale Program Welcomes Writer Claire Messud

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Claire Messud, author of the literary best-seller The Emperor's Children, is the 24th Zale Writer-in-Residence at the Newcomb College Center for Research on Women. During her weeklong...

Symposium Eyes Innovation

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Innovation is always a hot topic in business, but with the Obama administration's ambitious agenda and the promise of increased government spending on science and technology, innovation is an even...

Obesity Weighs Heavily on Children

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It's a sedentary lifestyle that too often leads to obesity in children — six hours seated in a classroom, candy bars and soda at lunch and after school, and too much time watching evening...

Champion of Civil Rights

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In 1955, the U.S. Supreme Court delivered its landmark Brown v. the Board of Education ruling, renouncing the “separate but equal” doctrine of Jim Crow laws and opening the way for school...

Flicks Focus on Women at Work

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A film series titled “Ladies of the Silver Screen: Women in the Workplace” is getting Tulane students to discuss Hollywood's portrayal of women at work. Today's (March 4) showing of Working...

Health Information Technology Takes Political Heat

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As analysis of President Barack Obama's economic stimulus package continues, some detractors are voicing concerns about provisions in the plan that focus on health information technology, namely...

C-USA Women's Hoops Converge on Avron B. Fogelman Arena in the Devlin Fieldhouse

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They're coming to the Tulane campus in droves — tigers and mustangs, eagles and cougars, pirates and miners, a hurricane and even a thundering herd. For the first time in a decade, Tulane is...

Reflections of 2008

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Perspectives on a Memorable Year

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With the successful conclusion of its 10-year capital campaign, the arrival of a freshman class that exceeds pre-Katrina numbers and a visit by a presidential candidate who would become the first...

A Concrete Solution

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Build safer, stronger and smarter. That was the mantra heard in south Louisiana in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. It reflected the opportunity presented to area homeowners as they rebuilt...

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