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  1. Lawmakers push back on proposed Tulane scholarship restrictionsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Rep. Harold Ritchie, D-Bogalusa, has introduced legislation to change the Tulane University legislative scholarship program, after he was accused of misusing it.

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  2. Oil and gas activity in full rebound 4 years after Macondo well blowoutRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... billion to develop the two fields, which are expected to start producing later this year. Eric Smith , a Tulane University professor and associated director of the Tulane Energy Institute , said the legacy of the Macondo disaster may have very ...

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  3. Medical Crossover: Miami Surgeon Makes History Introducing An Instructional Course In SpanishRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | PR Log

    ... of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, at Florida International University. Dr. Lavernia graduated from Tulane University in New Orleans with a BS in Mathematics and an MS in Biomedical Engineering. He received his medical degree from the ...

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  4. Author Jesmyn Ward brings celebrity, smarts and Southern roots to Tulane facultyRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... racism, violence and the healing power of family ties. She has just been appointed to a professorship at Tulane University. (Chris Granger, NOLA.com Writer Jesmyn Ward , who won the 2011 National Book Award for fiction , will join the Tulane ...

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  5. Lisa Couvillion, Patsy Hicks Elected to Scholarship Foundation BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    ... a bachelor of arts degree in communications. She later obtained a master's degree in social work from Tulane University and was employed at Family Service of Greater New Orleans and Douglas Gardens Community Mental Health Center in Miami before ...

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  6. Jesmyn Ward joins the faculty of Tulane UniversityRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Best of New Orleans

    Jesmyn Ward, who won the 2011 National Book Award for her novel Salvage the Bones , will join the faculty of Tulane University's Department of English July 1. Ward is currently a professor of creative writing at the University of South Alabama.

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  7. Out & About: When first lady calls, Shreveporter answers callRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Times

    ... selected by the Hearst Foundation to meet the president there. Morgan majored in political economy at Tulane University, where political guru James Carville was one of her professors. So was Melissa Harris Perry, who has a show on MSNBC and for ...

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  8. News & Notes: MSNBC host Harris-Perry to take position at Wake Forest UniversityRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Princetonian

    Harris-Perry will leave her position as a political science professor at Tulane University in order to become a presidential chair in the politics and international affairs department at Wake Forest University.

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  9. Tulane launches expansive new educational website dedicated to Gulf South music, cultureRead the original story

    Tuesday | NOLA.com

    ... ages interested in Gulf South music, history and culture. ( ) On April 23, just in time for Jazz Fest , Tulane University is set to officially launch an innovative multimedia website dedicated to the arts and culture of the Gulf South. In 2005, the ...

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  10. Highland Hall Waldorf School Senior Class of 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday | PRWeb

    ... School Class of 2014. This impressive list includes a range of large universities such as U.C. Berkeley, Tulane University and Boston University, to small liberal arts colleges such as Grinnell College, Bennington College and Oberlin College, and ...

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  11. Service dog is Tulane studenta s pet projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Advocate

    ... Correctional Institute in East Feliciana Parish, raising puppies to become service dogs. That's because Tulane University student Kline is a puppy trainer, and 7-month-old Kipper is a service dog in training. A 24/7 connection is required for their ...

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  12. Tulane plans $46 million building for Newcomb Institute, campus diningRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Times-Picayune

    ... 2006, the Newcomb College Institute 's offices and programs have been scattered among three buildings on Tulane University 's Uptown campus. That's about to change. Construction is scheduled to start next year on a four-story, $46 million building ...

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  13. Poll after the Tyson talk at Tulane: How well acquainted are Americans with science?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NOLA.com

    ... phenomena and mocked the news media for how they sometimes portray scientific topics, in a speech at Tulane University on Monday . The big picture topics, controversial to some, are drawing comments to the original story on the talk from NOLA.com ...

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  14. Read the Q & A from the lectureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NOLA.com

    Celebrity astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson roamed all around the universe in his talk at Tulane University on Monday , from ideas as remote as the "Big Bang" 13.8 billion years ago to Earth's nearest encounters with asteroids in the last year.

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  15. May 9 memorial service set for artist John ClemmerRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Times-Picayune

    A memorial service will be held May 9 for John Clemmer , a New Orleans artist who died April 11. He was 92. Clemmer, whose career spanned seven decades, spent most of his life in New Orleans, including 35 years at Tulane University as a faculty member and dean of Newcomb College's art department.

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  16. Sharps Compliance Corp. to Present at 18th Annual Burkenroad Reports Investment ConferenceRead the original story

    Tuesday | Digital Post Production

    Sharps Compliance Corp. announced that Diana Diaz, Chief Financial Officer, will be presenting at the 18th Annual Burkenroad Reports Investor Conference, organized by the Freeman School of Business at Tulane University.

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  17. Women in Business Q&A: Dr Marsha Firestone, Founder and President of...Read the original story

    Tuesday | The Huffington Post

    ... the worldwide women's business community as a frequent guest speaker, with recent speaking engagements at Tulane University, Women's Leadership Network of APEC, Syracuse University, The Center for Women's Business Research Roundtable, and Unicul ...

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  18. Tyson tours the recent history of space in Tulane lecture, touching...Read the original story

    Tuesday | NOLA.com

    Famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson speaking at Tulane University's McAlister Auditorium on Monday, April 14, 2014.

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  19. Team from RWTH Aachen University, Germany, wins 2014 Rice Business Plan CompetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | PressReleasePoint

    ... minutes instead of weeks, for a fraction of the cost and without dangerous ionizing radiation. Tympanogen, Tulane University - fifth place, $44,000 Tympanogen is commercializing a patent-pending gel patch for resolving a medical condition called ...

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  20. Study up before listening to Neil deGrasse Tyson at Tulane: News from his other recent lecturesRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | The Times-Picayune

    Famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson , director of New York's Hayden Planetarium, frequent talk show guest and host of the ongoing television series "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey," appears at Tulane University on Monday night , giving his touring lecture, "This Just in: Latest Discoveries in the Universe."

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