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Photos: Celebrating Week for Peace


Ruby Bridges, known for being the first to integrate an all-white school in New Orleans at the age of six, accepts the Lifetime Achievement Award at this year's convocation.


Schmoozing With the Stars


Being the Insider at Tulane certainly has its perks. I've met the very handsome Anderson Cooper, the oh-so-funny Ellen Degeneres and last week I added to the list one of my favorite authors,...

Poet Discusses "the Dream and Diversity"


World–renowned poet and activist Nikki Giovanni captured even the most distant ear assembled for the Martin Luther King Jr. Week for Peace Convocation on Wednesday (Jan. 19) that was hosted in...

Putting Energy Into a New Business Degree


Using input from leading energy firms, the A. B. Freeman School of Business at Tulane University has designed an advanced degree program focused exclusively on the skills needed by the next...

Photo: Construction on Campus




On the corner of Willow Street and Newcomb Place, the new Residential College II rises...

Mental Illness: Sane Dialogue Needed


Dr. Patrick O'Neill is disturbed by the word “crazy” being tossed around recently in the news media. “It's a shame you need a tragedy to bring mental illness to the front page, and you hate to...

Moot Court Competitors Convene on Campus


A total of 64 teams from around the country came to Tulane University to compete as the Tulane Law School hosted the American Collegiate Moot Court Association's National Tournament on Jan. 14 and...

Photo: Eager for Theater




Young students and their teachers from schools around the New...

Keeping a Check on Cervical Cancer


Bet you didn't know that January is cervical cancer awareness month. But that's not necessarily a bad thing, according to Dr. William “Rusty” Robinson III, section chief of gynecologic oncology at...

Photo: Reflecting on Day of Service


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