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Class of 2010: Leap of Faith

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Nearly five years after Hurricane Katrina, it is becoming increasingly more difficult to recall the feelings of trepidation that existed in and about New Orleans during the first year after the...

Matching Gifts Expand Support

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Tulane University has received more than $200,000 in donations from Exxon Mobil Corp. as part of the ExxonMobil Foundation's 2009 Educational Matching Gift Program.

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Inpatient Rehabilitation Center in Top 10 Percent

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The Tulane Inpatient Rehabilitation Center, located at Tulane-Lakeside Hospital in Metairie, La., has ranked in the top 10 percent of inpatient rehabilitation facilities nationally.

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Graduate Excels in Public Service

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Kirsten Hill chose to attend Tulane four years ago because she thought it would be a great place to pursue her education and fulfill her commitment to public service at the same time.

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From Rural China to Tulane PhDs

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Jingjing Zhan and Xiujuan Zhang journeyed from small rural family farms in China to Dalian University of Technology where they met and married, and then to the Tulane Department of Chemical and...

Videos Promote Social Change

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This semester Tulane University invited undergraduate students to submit ideas in the form of 30-second videos to help promote solutions to social challenges in New Orleans.

The video...

Spirit of Service

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Nicolette Taku, a graduating senior in the women's track and field program, is Tulane's recipient of the Conference USA Winter Spirit of Service Award, honoring her for leadership on her squad, in...

Grads Teach America

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Nicole Spoelma will be in Washington, D.C., this summer working for Teach For America as an elementary special education teacher, but her post-Tulane career might never have happened if not for...

Photo: On McAlister

        

 



A miniature version of a historic New Orleans streetcar is positioned outside the Lavin-Bernick Center along McAlister Place, painted with the motto that has drawn students to the campus — "Only...

Risks and Awards: Celebrating the 2010 Class

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"Pomp and Circumstance" is usually played at graduation exercises, but don't expect to hear it on Saturday (May 15) in the Louisiana Superdome. The Tulane Commencement Ceremony has its own festive...

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