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  1. Ebola: Are U.S. Bioweapons Labs the Solution, or the Problem?Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... press are claiming, this outbreak of Ebola is from one of the labs in west Africa run by the CDC and Tulane University, it could be an unprecedented human disaster. That could mean it was GMOed into a 'Fluebola.' Recall that the 2001 weaponized ...

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  2. Altadena Resident Chosen as Rose QueenRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... government and is an opposite hitter on it girls' volleyball team. Triplett said she plans to attend Tulane University to study economics with a minor in French and aspires to develop a nonprofit organization that educates minorities on financial ...

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  3. Elyse Luray joins Heritage Auctions as Trusts & Estates RepresentativeRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Art Daily

    ... Collectibles for Christie's for more than 10 years after earning a degree in art history from New Orleans' Tulane University. Since then she has collaborated and consulted with a number of specialty auction houses, handling high-profile auctions ...

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  4. B. Michael Howard: 10 most memorable musicals for Tulane Summer Lyric TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... theater impresario with a smash season. After nearly 50 years of working with the Summer Lyric Theatre at Tulane University - and serving as its artistic director for the past 18 years - Howard announced his retirement earlier this month. As the ...

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  5. Ebola: Are U.S. Bioweapons Labs the Solution, or the Problem?Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Institute for Public Accuracy

    ... press are claiming, this outbreak of Ebola is from one of the labs in west Africa run by the CDC and Tulane University, it could be an unprecedented human disaster. That could mean it was GMOed into a 'Fluebola.' Recall that the 2001 weaponized ...

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  6. James Carville: Just the facts, please: Getting the response right on EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... the first days combating Ebola there. Garry, who works in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology at Tulane University School of Medicine here in New Orleans, has joined my political science class at Tulane to discuss the impact of Ebola, and ...

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  7. Lee Rene Frazier, Charity Hospital's first African-American director, dies at 68Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... only 24, making him the youngest person to hold the position. He had just earned a master's degree from Tulane University 's School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, but he didn't have a medical degree, making him the hospital's first director ...

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  8. Tulane doctor to feed Michael Pollan, Mark Bittman at annual food conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Dr. Timothy Harlan, center, Goldring Center for Culinary Medicine executive director, stands among Tulane University School of Medicine students taking part in the new culinary medicine program at the Refresh Project building on N. Broad Street in New Orleans on Friday, August 22, 2014. (Chris Granger, Nola.com Dr. Timothy Harlan, the executive director of the Goldring Center for Culinary Medicine at Tulane University , will help plan and prepare the dinner next week for the James Beard Foundation's 2014 Leadership Awards in New York City.

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  9. Louisiana State Police welcomes its newest K9 Trooper 'Jimmy'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

    ... explosive devices. Trooper "Jimmy" is a black lab and is approximately 18 months old. He was purchased by Tulane University in New Orleans and donated to the Louisiana State Police. Jimmy received his rigorous training in North Carolina, which is ...

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  10. In first Common Core year, Louisiana public school grades improve slightlyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... schools increased 4 points, to 18 percent of the total. However, national evaluation expert Doug Harris of Tulane University, who is examining the letter grade system for the Education Department, said the scores don't measure a school's real impact ...

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  11. High-fat low carb ketogenic and Paleo diets aid weight loss: Experts explain whyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... more effective for weight loss and preventing heart disease than low fat diets. Researchers at Tulane University tracked 148 obese men and women for one year. The subjects ranged in age from 22 to 75 and did not have heart disease or diabetes. The ...

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  12. Noted Ebola Researcher Speaks LocallyRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    National ebola leader, Daniel Bausch,of Tulane University spoke at CASE this week. He has traveled to Guinea and Sierra Leone earlier this year to help contain the outbreak.

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  13. Clever App Helps Students Have Fun Doing Homework With FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | MacMegasite

    ... Store in the Education category. CEO Mayank Shah worked as a financial analyst, coming out of college at Tulane University in 2011. He has transitioned into programming and app development after moving to San Francisco in 2013. All Material and ...

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  14. Don't miss David Finckel and Wu Han's musical romance in New Orleans todayRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... Orleans. The long-married duo launch the 60th season for New Orleans Friends of Music with a concert at Tulane University's Dixon Hall, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. (Milina Barry PR) The Grammy-winning cellist and his pianist wife have been dubbed "the ...

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  15. Education App that Enables Students to Collaborate on Projects...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... essible." About: Mayank Shah, CEO Mayank Shah was working as a financial analyst, coming out of college at Tulane University in 2011. He has transitioned into programming and app development after moving to San Francisco in 2013.

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  16. New Orleans' New Faces: The Latino Population Jumps 40%Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mashable

    ... Latino workers had moved to New Orleans within a year of Katrina, according to a study by professors at Tulane University and University of California, Berkeley.) Black workers blamed the newcomers from Honduras and Guatemala for taking construction ...

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  17. Head-hunting behind closed doorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Pennsylvanian

    ... school year. Pritchett took office when former Law Dean Michael Fitts left Penn to become President of Tulane University. As interim dean, Pritchett will not be considered for the permanent dean position. "We don't want to make this like a political ...

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  18. Leading biographers and memoirists to appear at Tulane SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NOLA.com

    Thomas Beller, associate professor of English and biographer of this year's acclaimed "J.D. Salinger: The Escape Artist," serves as the organizer for a day-long symposium with four of the country's most distinguished practitioners of biography, literary criticism and memoir on Saturday, Oct. 25. (Chris Granger, NOLA.com Four leading practitioners of biography, literary criticism and memoir will gather for a daylong symposium of readings and panel discussions at Tulane University on Saturday, Oct. 25. The event, titled "Thinking on the Page: Women in Biography and Memoir," will begin at 10 a.m. in the Woldenberg Art Center's Freeman Auditorium on Tulane's uptown campus.

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  19. Bouquets & BrickbatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Best of New Orleans

    Dr. Karen DeSalvo received the Medical Center of Louisiana Foundation's 2014 Spirit of Charity Award Oct. 10. DeSalvo is the former health commissioner for the City of New Orleans and served as vice dean of community affairs at Tulane University Medical School. She received a master's degree from Harvard University School of Public Health and worked at Charity Hospital and the Medical Center of Louisiana.

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  20. NOPD releases new info in attempted kidnapping of Tulane studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NOLA.com

    New Orleans police have described this man as a "person of interest" in an attempted kidnapping at knifepoint of a 20-year-old woman near Tulane University in the early morning hours of Oct. 11. New Orleans police on Monday released new surveillance video footage related to the attempted kidnapping of a Tulane student held at knifepoint and molested before she broke free earlier this month. The video clip shows a walking man wearing dark pants and a white shirt.

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