ExxonMobil Foundation and Tulane's Cowen Institute Launch College Preparatory Program in Four Local High Schools


President Scott Cowen, Tulane University

Gerald McElvy, President, ExxonMobil Foundation

Paul Vallas, Superintendent, Recovery School District

Participating high school principals and distinguished faculty and guests


The announcement of the largest gift of its kind from the ExxonMobil Foundation to support the launch of a comprehensive college preparatory program in four local public high schools over the next five years.

WHEN: Thursday, October 2, 2008 at 1:00 p.m.

WHERE: John McDonogh High School library

2426 Esplanade Avenue, New Orleans