Nora Lustig
Economics professor leads networks that protect Latin America’s poor and vulnerable

June 08, 2020

Nora Lustig, the Samuel Z. Stone Professor of Latin American Economics and director of the Commitment to Equity Institute at Tulane University, took action to minimize economic and social impacts of COVID-19 to
Stacey Ryan, Alexander Glustrom of Mossville documentary
Town on the edge

June 08, 2020

School of Liberal Arts graduate Alexander Glustrom, who made the documentary Big Charity, has a new film, Mossville: When Great Trees Fall, a poignant documentation of the destruction of a Louisiana community and the
Rob Katz and Elana Amsterdam
Tulane receives $1 million gift from Elana Amsterdam and Rob Katz to expand COVID-19 testing

June 08, 2020

Tulane University has received a $1 million gift from Elana Amsterdam and her husband Rob Katz to significantly expand its molecular pathology lab to increase COVID-19 testing capacity within the region.
Diamonds aren’t forever

June 04, 2020

Geologists publish a study in Nature showing that as the African continent is slowly stretched apart by plate tectonic forces, carbon, including one the hardest forms of carbon — diamond — is released as the gas CO2. 
Tulane seeks recovered COVID-19 patients to volunteer as plasma donors for clinical trial

June 03, 2020

Tulane Medical Center, Tulane School of Medicine and The Blood Center are seeking people fully recovered from COVID-19 to donate their plasma - known as convalescent plasma - for a clinical trial that will test whether
Newcomb Children's Center
Parting waves

June 02, 2020

Newcomb Children’s Center’s families and teachers took part in a drive-by celebration honoring the Class of 2020’s graduation to kindergarten.