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Hands-on Learning in Malaysia

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A group of Tulane undergraduates spent four weeks in Malaysia this summer as part of the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine's first international undergraduate service-learning course...

Architecture Students Master Old Crafts

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A 19th-century tomb within New Orleans' Lafayette Cemetery No. 1 is undergoing significant restorative work this summer by students enrolled in the Preservation Studies Summer Field School at...

Year of Service Opens New Vistas

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When Stephanie O'Brien moved to New Orleans from New England last November, she had signed on for a one-year stint as an AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) member. She had never...

Social Work to a Beat

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When Tulane social work student Julie Salomone saw her first Super Sunday event in New Orleans, with the pageantry of Mardi Gras Indians wearing their tribes' colors and suits as they competed...

Spinners Going Nowhere Faster

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Spinning classes are one of the most popular activities at the Reily Student Recreation Center, enjoyed by nearly 400 students, faculty, staff and alumni each week. There is seldom an empty bike...

Students to Study Sotomayor

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As Judge Sonia Sotomayor sat in the hot seat during her Supreme Court confirmation hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Tulane political science professor Nancy Maveety watched with...

Is it a Coup in Honduras?

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As diplomatic talks between deposed Honduran President Miguel Zelaya and the representatives of the government that took over following his ouster continue to mire in deadlock, questions remain as...

Law Puts Healthy Food on the Menu

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Louisianans who lack access to fresh produce will be one step closer to having the option to purchase healthy foods in their communities thanks to the enactment of a new law that was informed by...

Guatemala Through Their Eyes

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Members of the Tulane University Innovative Learning Center are on location shooting audio and video content for a multimedia learning program that teaches the "less commonly taught language" of...

Poet's Corner With Peter Cooley

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English professor Peter Cooley read from his latest book Divine Margins during a poetry reading at the Paris American Academy on Thursday (July 16). Before he left for France, Cooley sat...

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