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  1. New Orleans' charter school experimentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | World Magazine

    ... $71 million in federal funds were mismanaged or lost," according to a 2007 report from Cowen Institute, a Tulane University think tank on public education initiatives. But today, New Orleans is known for one of the nation's largest experiments with ...

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  2. Southern board member calls for Masona s resignationRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... the recent letters and disputes behind-the-scenes Thursday. Board member Eamon Kelly, former president of Tulane University, defended Mason in his own email on Monday, the same date that Mason sent board members a reminder of his terms. "Even though ...

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  3. Drug Used for Ebola-Related Virus Shows PromiseRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... the drug could be used even later. Dr. Daniel G. Bausch, an associate professor of tropical medicine at Tulane University, who was not involved in the study, said effectiveness at three days post exposure was not that useful. In an outbreak, only ...

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  4. The Twins Day Festival: A Geneticist's DreamRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Atlantic

    ... over the festival's 39-year history. Twins Days hosted its first researcher in 1978-a doctor from Tulane University who traveled from New Orleans to collect hand and footprints, according to an account of the festival's history written by a former ...

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  5. Nation's Longest Running Plastic Surgery Practice Welcomes New SurgeonRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... Surgical Group, located on Manhattan's Upper East Side. Dr. Reish earned his undergraduate degree from Tulane University, where he graduated summa cum laude as Valedictorian. He then attended Harvard Medical School and earned his M.D. degree with ...

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  6. Healthier foods available in neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... also has made healthier foods available to other families. Credit: Mary Amelia Women's Center at Tulane University. Changes to the federal food assistance program for low-income women and their children improved the availability of healthy foods at ...

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  7. Portland Museum of Art hires new Assistant Curator of European ArtRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... d'Orsay and other Parisian museums. Several years earlier, he collaborated with the Newcomb Art Gallery at Tulane University in New Orleans and was the lead author of the exhibition catalogue From Society to Socialism: The Art of Caroline Durieux. ...

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  8. Drivers urged to be careful with New Orleans schools in sessionRead the original story

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    ... intersections, which are all legally protected crosswalks even if they aren't marked, she said. A recent Tulane University report found pedestrian access safe and easy at only 8 percent of 50 public and private schools. The task force was created ...

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  9. ACE Private Risk Services Makes Executive Appointments in Its...Read the original story

    Wednesday | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... the University of New Orleans, and a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Relations and Spanish from Tulane University. Mr. Detroit and Ms. Cabra will oversee the local field marketing, underwriting, claims, risk consulting, and agency services ...

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  10. New Curator for Tulane's Newcomb Art GalleryRead the original story

    Wednesday | Artforum Intl.

    As Chris Waddington reports in the Times-Picayune , Tulane University has appointed a new curator for its Newcomb Art Gallery: Monica Ramirez-Montagut.

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  11. Hope, resentment in new charter school landscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Because we had to get off the bottom," said John Ayers, executive director of the Cowen Institute, a Tulane University public education think tank. RSD schools are open to any child in the city. Some of the Orleans Parish schools are as well, ...

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  12. Voter fraud numbers: 31 faked IDs among 1 billion votesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Arkansas Times

    Fans of Arkansas's voter-identification law and similar laws in other states should pay homage to a Tulane University professor who rounded up all the evidence of why such laws are needed, which has been lacking in legislative debates and in courts where the laws are challenged.

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  13. VIDEO: Hope, resentment in new charter school landscapeRead the original story

    Wednesday | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... Because we had to get off the bottom," said John Ayers, executive director of the Cowen Institute, a Tulane University public education think tank. RSD schools are open to any child in the city. Some of the Orleans Parish schools are as well, ...

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  14. Review: Eradication: A Form of Obsession and One and TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Best of New Orleans

    ... other as if the moves of the Pilobolus dance troupe had somehow been rendered in porcelain. Organized by Tulane University's Jeremy Jernegan, the two shows, viewed together, are wonderfully surprising and provocative. Through Oct. 2 Eradication: A ...

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  15. Peggy Scott to retire from Blue Cross & Blue Shield of LouisianaRead the original story

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    ... public accountant, Scott holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from LSU and an executive MBA from Tulane University in New Orleans, according to her company profile. Prior to joining Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana in October 2005 as ...

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  16. Hope, resentment in New Orleans' charter school landscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    ... Because we had to get off the bottom," said John Ayers, executive director of the Cowen Institute, a Tulane University public education think tank. Recovery system schools are open to any child in the city, with no attendance zones. Some of the ...

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  17. 8-20 10am Garland, California droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    ... by Mark Davis, Senior Research Fellow & Director of the Institute of Water Resources Law and Policy at Tulane University and Richard Howitt, Professor emeritus of resource economics UC Davis Center for Watershed Sciences. Interesting show I think it ...

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  18. Voter ID law: Unneeded and punishing legitimate votersRead the original story

    Wednesday | Arkansas Times

    ... Dumas Fans of Arkansas's voter-identification law and similar laws in other states should pay homage to a Tulane University professor who rounded up all the evidence of why such laws are needed, which has been lacking in legislative debates and in ...

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  19. Understanding your kidney tumor in 3DRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... CT image in his hands? Suddenly, the picture becomes clearer. So far, six patients receiving care from the Tulane University Department of Urology have viewed 3D replicas of their kidney cancers prior to surgery . Ultraviolet lasers are used to ...

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  20. Genome-Wide Linkage and Regional Association Study of Blood Pressure...Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 19 | Circulation

    From the Department of Epidemiology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA ; State Key Laboratory of Cardiovascular Disease, Department of Epidemiology and Population Genetics, Fuwai Hospital, National Center of Cardiovascular Diseases and National Laboratory of Medical Molecular Biology, Institute of ... (more)

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