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Graduate leaves Tulane with Peery Society honor - June 18, 2018
Recent Tulane University graduate Maria Gomez-Roas received the 2018 William Wallace Peery Medal for Academic Excellence, the highest honor bestowed by Newcomb-Tulane College. Gomez-Roas earned a bachelor of science degree after double majoring in...

Cultivating academic success at Tulane - June 15, 2018
A new summer program is preparing first-year students for university classes through an optional one-day event on the uptown campus. At Cultivating Academic Success at Tulane (CAST), students are introduced to opportunities for academic excellence...

Newcomb Art Museum at Tulane named one of nation’s best - June 13, 2018
For the third consecutive year, the Newcomb Art Museum at Tulane University has been named the Best Gallery or Museum in Louisiana and one of the 25 best in the United States. The American Art Awards honored Newcomb Art Museum because of its “...

Walk and chalk - May 31, 2018
Tulane graduates Madeline Jones, left, and Caroline Beyers move a chalkboard toward Newcomb Hall in preparation for Newcomb Summer Session, a selective pre-college program in women’s leadership. This June, participating students will get a preview...

Devoted dad is partner in autistic graduate’s success - May 22, 2018
As Tulane University’s graduates filed onto the floor of the Mercedes-Benz Superdome May 19, there may have been no one more jubilant, no one prouder than Dr. Sam Alexander. But unlike those surrounding him, he wasn’t donning a robe or mortarboard,...

Tulane University commencement fuses humor, reflection, joy - May 19, 2018
A jubilant atmosphere prevailed as nearly 3,000 Tulane University students convened in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome — many ready to celebrate with flags of home countries, second-line umbrellas and bouquets in hand — on Saturday, May 19, during the...

Faculty forum to address leadership, engagement, well-being - May 07, 2018
“An investment in knowledge pays the best interest,” Benjamin Franklin said, and that applies to both students and faculty members. To continue its investment in faculty knowledge and professional growth, the Office of Academic Affairs and Provost...

Tulane, College Track celebrates first graduates, renews partnership - May 04, 2018
A renewed partnership between Tulane University and College Track will continue access for a number of low-income and first-generation students to earn a four-year college degree and to foster a college-going culture for students who are...

Duck tails - April 30, 2018
Flocking toward the uptown campus to enjoy the warm weather, a duo of mallards meanders across the Berger Family Lawn. Seemingly familiar with the camera, the female shows off her best duck-face pose.  

Sage advice - April 20, 2018
First-year student Katie Schuyler, left, thanks Carol Desaulniers for her time following her interview during the annual Career Development Mock Interview Day on Friday (April 20) in the Glazer Family Club at Yulman Stadium. Desaulniers, director of...

Tulane seniors win screenwriting competition - April 19, 2018
Two Tulane University seniors were recently awarded top prizes in the Short Subject category of the Broadcast Education Association Festival of Media Arts’ Student Screenwriting Competition. Molly Bookner and Brennan O'Donnell, both digital media...

After battle with cancer, student’s life honored with scholarship - April 19, 2018
A larger-than-life presence, Charles Ellison was the center of a vibrant group of friends at Tulane University, and he wasn't shy about helping those who needed him. To honor the spirit with which he approached life, a scholarship has been...

Tulane honors seniors to showcase exciting research - April 13, 2018
The Tulane Honors Program will host its inaugural Honors Thesis Forum to create a new space for Tulane seniors to share their visionary work. The four-day event will provide a platform for thesis writers from different disciplines to present the...

Sugar kiss - April 13, 2018
Rocco, a young male pit bull mix, shows his love for first-year student Melanie Gaynor during Puppies and Popsicles on Thursday (April 12) in Pocket Park.  The event was part of “Class of 2020 Week” celebrating Tulane sophomores declaring their...

Speaker to explore use of biology in creation of technology - April 12, 2018
During the Newcomb-Tulane College Crossroads Colloquium on Monday, April 16, Nina Tandon, CEO and co-founder of EpiBone, the world's first company growing living human bones for skeletal reconstruction, will discuss how we can create smarter...

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