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The Art of Writing Short

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Amy Hempel, the 25th Zale-Kimmerling Writer-in-Residence at Tulane, has mastered the art of the short story. She once wrote — and had published — a story that was one sentence.

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Veggies or Burgers?

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The food we consume has a tremendous impact on our health. And the fact that approximately two-thirds of Americans are overweight or obese indicates that people are struggling every day with...

Aspirin-like Drug Could Help Control Diabetes

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Researchers at the Tulane University School of Medicine are participating in a national study testing the ability of a generic drug called salsalate to control diabetes.

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Energy Summit Aims to Spur Collaborative Research

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Since 2008, the Tulane School of Science and Engineering and the A. B. Freeman School of Business have been collaborating on research into next-generation fuels for clean power, including butanol...

Looking for Unique Talents

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Nominations are now open for the 2010 Timothy Sykes Daytrading Award for the Talented. A social entrepreneur, an organic farmer and a boatbuilder are among the past winners of the award that...

Storypod Makes Room for Writing

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A project by Tulane School of Architecture students is helping to facilitate the writing process for young authors working at the Neighborhood Story Project in New Orleans. Working through Tulane...

Law Students Shine in Court Competition

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A team of Tulane University Law School students scored big during the recent National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition at Pace University in White Plains, N.Y.

Third-year law...

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UN Adviser Promotes International Goals

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As part of Political Science Week, Gillian Sorensen will come to the Tulane uptown campus to address what it means to be a global citizen in the 21st century. Sorensen is senior adviser at the U.N...

Recycling Options Increase

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The City of New Orleans discontinued curbside recycling after Hurricane Katrina. Since then, however, the Tulane Office of Environmental Affairs has been on a mission to let residents know how and...

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