Tulane Commencement 2021
Keynote speaker Ruby Bridges encourages Tulane’s Class of 2021 to look to a brighter future

May 22, 2021

Tulane University saluted the Class of 2021 with a virtual Unified Commencement on Saturday featuring civil rights icon Ruby Bridges and all the hallmarks of a classic Tulane graduation — inspiring speakers, rousing
Lakia Williams
Newcomb Scholar is an activist and podcast host

May 20, 2021

LaKia Williams, a Newcomb Scholar, is active with reproductive justice efforts and also hosts a podcast called “Black Feminist Rants.”
Laurel Anne Kessler
Business graduate took pandemic as ‘opportunity to grow’ in her field

May 19, 2021

Laurel Anne Kessler is graduating from the A. B. Freeman School of Business with a Bachelor of Science in Management with a minor in social innovation and social entrepreneurship.
Dr. Ronald Busuttil
Surgeon’s legacy in transplant medicine stretches from coast to coast

May 19, 2021

Dr. Ronald Busuttil first graduated from Tulane School of Medicine in 1971 and is regarded as a leader in liver transplant medicine. His generosity now supports the Department of Surgery’s liver transplant program.
 Starting May 22, Newcomb Art Museum will be open to the community, Saturday through Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The public can view the museum’s current exhibition ‘Laura Anderson Barbata: Transcommunality,’ which is on view through October 2.
Newcomb Art Museum announces public reopening

May 19, 2021

The Newcomb Art Museum invites all to join them this summer as they officially reopen to the public with the exhibition Laura Anderson Barbata: Transcommunality, on view through October 2, 2021.
Juan Olarte-Cortes
Student journalist highlights stories of underrepresented communities

May 19, 2021

 Student journalist Juan Olarte-Cortes earned an internship with CNN after he launched his own news website to tell personal stories that were left out of the mainstream media.