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A new way to fight diseases? Stop viruses from stealing nutrients

November 16, 2022

Tulane University researchers are looking beyond the immune system to see if the body’s ability to use nutrients at a cellular level can predict disease response and severity.

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Bernhard makes '360 Promise' to encourage Tulane students to enter energy industry

November 09, 2022

Bernhard announced the "360 Promise," a commitment to hire 360 Tulane University graduates over the next three decades. The program is a partnership between Bernhard and the Tulane Energy Institute, a component of Tulane’s A.B. Freeman School of Business.


Two prominent alumnae join Board of Tulane

November 08, 2022

Trivia Frazier, PhD, a pioneer in the life sciences, and Katy Williamson, a foundation director, have joined the Board of Tulane, the university’s main governing body.

Two Tulane psychology professors receive grant to make schools safer
Tulane researchers to help Louisiana schools launch proactive violence prevention programs

November 04, 2022

Two Tulane psychology professors are recipients of an $800,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice to help make schools safer.

Matt Dalva, new director of the Tulane Brain Institute 
Renowned neuroscientist will lead Tulane Brain Institute as new Presidential Chair

November 04, 2022

Award-winning neuroscientist Matthew Dalva, PhD has been appointed as director of the Tulane Brain Institute and the university’s newest Presidential Chair.

International Education Week
International Education Week to highlight Tulane’s global footprint

October 28, 2022

Tulane Global is gearing up for International Education Week with four days of speakers, performances, culinary offerings and more.

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Tulane’s Center for Brain Health partners with MVP to support military veterans, former NFL players

October 18, 2022

Access to quality healthcare often determines how well military veterans and former professional football players transition to a “normal” life after serving in very different professions that are both physically and mentally demanding.

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LCMC Health and Tulane University announce partnership

October 10, 2022

LCMC Health and Tulane University announced intentions to partner to expand access to comprehensive and specialty care across Southeast Louisiana, enhance the region’s capabilities as a destination for medical innovation and training, and provide community investments and benefits.

Tulane chemists to create clean hydrogen fuel using water, sunlight
Tulane chemists to create clean hydrogen fuel using water, sunlight

October 07, 2022

Over the next three years, Tulane University chemists will use a $1.3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy to develop a process for producing clean hydrogen from water and renewable energy

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Tulane SoPA and partners awarded $10M SEED grant for teacher preparation programs

October 06, 2022

The U.S. Department of Education’s (USDOE) Supporting Effective Educator Development (SEED) Grant Program has awarded over $10 million in federal funding to expand and enhance teacher recruitment efforts in New Orleans.