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From elections to holiday shopping safety, faculty make headlines

Nov 30, 2018


From midterm elections to holiday shopping safety, national reporters reached out to our Tulane faculty for their expertise. Here’s the latest Tulane News in Review.


Disruptive Technology in the Energy Industry

Location: Other
Building:Bowers Auditorium

Please join us for an interactive discussion on
Disruptive Technology in the Energy Industry

Patrick Norton, Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Tulane University

Devrim Albuz, Director, Corp Commercial Analytics, Entergy Corporation

Andrew Owens, Director, Regulatory Research, Entergy Corporation

Ralph R. Russo, Program Director, Professor of Practice, Applied Computing, Tulane University 



Emergency Management Webinar - Live from ResCon

Location: Online

ResCon is the premier annual international conference on the practice of successful resilience and disaster management in an evolving global environment.
Tulane SoPA Emergency Management professionals will host an information webinar live from the exhibit hall. The webinar is free and is intended for anyone interested in emergency management, especially those who work in or manage EMS agencies. Register for the webinar here.



Robotics Software Challenge

Location: Elmwood

Join Tulane’s School of Professional Advancement for the inaugural Robotics Software Challenge! Powered by Automation Anywhere Software, participants will team up and build software robots used to perform industry-relevant autonomous tasks. Top teams will be awarded prizes based on the best application of the robotics software. Lunch will be served!

For more information on this event, please visit the original post on Orgsync.



Mainstreaming Virtual World Learning Colloquium

Location: Online

Mainstreaming Virtual World Learning Colloquium is sponsored by the Tulane University School of Professional Advancement with funding from the Carol Lavin Bernick Faculty Grant Program, and organized by AvaCon, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit whose mission focuses on supporting the user and developer communities growing the metaverse.
The Mainstreaming Virtual World Learning Colloquium will be held on December 1, 2018 (9:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m. Central Time).
Featured speakers include:
Joyce Bettencourt (Nonprofit Commons);



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Digital design students get new, competitive edge

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The Tulane School of Professional Advancement (SoPA) has opened three new digital design labs at the Elmwood campus offering cutting-edge technology in the areas of game art, animation and other...

Tulane faculty a valuable asset to undergraduate research

Oct 02, 2018

Research done by faculty at Tulane University touches the world — from the hunt for a cure for Ebola to uncovering clues from ancient civilizations — and Tulane students are part of...

Tulane mental health experts assist Puerto Rico post-Maria

Sep 19, 2018

As Puerto Rico marks the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Maria this week, officials from Tulane University’s...

Introducing the Class of 2022

Aug 27, 2018

As the newest group of Tulane students forges ahead with their first week of classes, get to know them better in today’s infographic.