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Three faculty members named Duren Professors for 2018-19

Sep 21, 2018


Newcomb-Tulane College has appointed Laurie Earls, Adam McKeown and Christopher Oliver as Duren Professors for 2018-19. The trio was selected on the basis...

Tulane Law School conference to feature top media experts

Sep 21, 2018


Media scholars, legal minds and reporters for The New York Times and The Washington Post are among more than two dozen experts who will serve as panelists at a freedom of the...

Granted: Liberal arts program, faculty receive new funding

Sep 17, 2018

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded grants for collaborative programs to the School of Liberal Arts...

Tulane archaeologist leads team to major Maya find

Sep 12, 2018


A team of archaeologists co-led by Tulane University professor Marcello A. Canuto has discovered a nearly 1,500-year-old carved altar at the Classic Maya site of La Corona, located in jungle...

Tulane political scientist wins national award for gender research

Sep 11, 2018


Tulane political science professor Mirya Holman is getting national recognition for her research...

Tulane’s new Race and Inclusion requirement debuts

Sep 06, 2018


For the first time in 12 years, Tulane University has added new course requirements for all Newcomb-Tulane College (NTC) undergraduate students, ...

Tulane’s Latin American Library secures William Spratling’s private papers

Sep 06, 2018


Tulane University’s Latin American Library (LAL) has acquired the personal papers of William Spratling, renowned artist, designer, author, entrepreneur and 1920s Tulane architecture professor. ...

Tulane experts talk sports scandals and representation in film

Aug 31, 2018

From sports scandals to representation in film, Tulane experts are the go-to sources for today’s biggest news stories. Here’s the latest Tulane News in Review.


Unplugged: Tulane introduces new outdoor classroom

Aug 29, 2018

When the weather is nice, it’s a common sight to see students with their professor engaged in discussion beneath one of the...

Slavery, capitalism and the law in old New Orleans

Aug 28, 2018

A Newcomb College Institute scholar is using antebellum court records to examine the experience of slaves and free women of color in the New Orleans court system.