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Three Tulane University students receive prestigious national awards

Jun 24, 2019


Three Tulane University undergraduate students from the School of Science and Engineering were recognized for their achievements in the classroom and the laboratory with a pair of national awards...

Runsdorf recipient champions food justice

May 17, 2019

Maya Newman had always been interested in food justice issues, so she joined the Tulane University chapter of the Food Recovery Network (FRN) her freshman year. The group of volunteers...

Activist with triple major is Class of 2019 student Commencement speaker

May 16, 2019

For Abi Mbaye, Tulane’s reputation was only outdone by its campus. Mbaye, a native of New York City who grew up for a while in Senegal, thought the campus was so magnificent, it was an “...

Tulane professor receives high praise from Russian Ambassador

Apr 24, 2019


Tulane University professor William Brumfield has dedicated much of his life and career to showcasing Russian architecture through breathtaking photos of the country’s cathedrals and historic...

James Carville to headline Tulane Entertainment and Sports Law Conference

Apr 10, 2019


Renowned political strategist James Carville will headline Tulane Law School’s 2nd Annual...

Tulane anthropologist awarded Guggenheim Fellowship to study Amazon rainforests

Apr 10, 2019


Tulane University anthropology professor William Balée has been named a 2019 Guggenheim Fellow by the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation to document the historical ecology of the lower...

Leading scholar of Latin American literature named dean of Newcomb-Tulane College

Apr 02, 2019


Lee Skinner, a leading scholar of Latin American literature and associate dean at one of the nation's leading liberal arts colleges, has been appointed to head Tulane University’s Newcomb-Tulane...

Justice, democracy and climate change subject of conference

Mar 26, 2019


Architects, planners, scholars, artists and others whose work involves the challenges of planning for climate change will gather at a day-long conference March 29 at the River and Coastal Center...

Tulane among Peace Corps’ 2019 top volunteer-producing schools

Mar 20, 2019

Peace Corps announced on Wednesday that Tulane University ranked No. 3 among medium-size schools on the agency’s list of top volunteer-producing colleges and universities in 2019. Tulane also...

Famed American filmmaker Ken Burns to visit Tulane

Mar 19, 2019


Prominent American filmmaker Ken Burns will visit Tulane University on Friday, March 29, from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Tulane professor of history Walter Isaacson will moderate a dialogue with Burns,...