Members of the Newcomb College women’s synchronized swim team, the Barracudas, dive into the Newcomb swimming pool in 1946
Make a splash

May 27, 2016

Members of the Newcomb College women’s synchronized swim team, the Barracudas, dive into the Newcomb swimming pool in 1946. According to a 1959 Jambalaya yearbook, students interested in joining the team were judged on
Sun dial
Sun time

May 25, 2016

A sundial dedicated to Josephine Louise Newcomb sits in the courtyard of JL Hall, also named for the benefactress of Newcomb college.  
Derrick Edward
Tulane alumnus inspires many

May 25, 2016

  On Wednesday (May 25) Hota Kotb used her platform on “TODAY” to share the story of Derrick Edwards, a Tulane alumnus who makes clear that “all things are possible.” View the video.
Anastasia Kurdia
Tulane women in tech

May 25, 2016

The university is making strides to create an environment where women in technology fields can thrive.
Sculpture garden
Step out: 4 ways to spend your summer outdoors

May 25, 2016

The Besthoff Sculpture Garden located in New Orleans City Park offers a whimsical way to spend your afternoon outdoors this summer.
salt
High-salt diet may raise cardiovascular disease risk for kidney disease patients

May 24, 2016

A high-salt diet was associated with greater risks for stroke, heart attacks and heart failure in patients with chronic kidney disease.

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