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A Natural Celebration


The woods will come alive with the sound of music, artistic performances and an auction at FORESTival, a celebration of art and nature at A Studio in the Woods, an artists' retreat in Lower Coast...

Hot Sports Tickets Highlight Auction


How about winning a 16-person VIP suite to an away game for the Super Bowl champion New Orleans Saints? Or, an all-expenses-paid road trip with the Green Wave football team? These are just two of...

Building for the Future


The Tulane University School of Architecture has received a leadership gift from alumnus Tim Favrot, an architect and a member of the school's 41-member advisory board. The gift of $500,000 will...

Award Highlights Diabetes Research


Dr. Vivian Fonseca, renowned researcher in diabetes and professor of medicine, is the newest recipient of the Oliver Fund Scholar Award, which is presented to Tulane faculty members to support...

Dispersants Versus the Oil Spill


British Petroleum has used large amounts of oil dispersants in fighting the massive oil release in the Gulf of Mexico. The company recently reduced its use of the chemical Corexit 9500 after...

China Connection in Spotlight


During a recent ceremony at the National Performing Arts Center in Beijing, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton mentioned Tulane University's partnership with East China Normal University as...

Giving Back and Changing Lives


After several years working in industry, chemical and biomolecular engineering graduates Scott Eklund and Carrie Giordano Eklund decided it was time to contribute to society in another way....

Get Moving


Beginning on June 7, TUWellness will offer a physical activity program to faculty and staff members to “get people moving” and combat heart disease and stroke. Information sessions on the program...

Health Center Needs Online Votes


Monday (May 31) is the deadline to cast an online vote that could help the Tulane Community Health Center reel in $50,000 from the People to People Ambassador Program.


Birds Are Sitting Ducks to Spewing Oil


Louisiana's coastal birds face an uncertain future as oil continues to seep into the marshes where they live. Tulane University ecologist and conservation biologist Thomas Sherry explains that the...