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  1. $10 million to fund obesity studyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | BayouBuzz.com

    ... and clinicians from other LSU institutions including LSU Health Shreveport and LSU Health New Orleans, Tulane University, Ochsner Health System, and Xavier University of Louisiana will also take part in this study. Patient Centered Outcomes Research ...

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  2. Tulane kicker Andrew DiRocco trying to shake slump amid sea of negativity: Jeff DuncanRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    ... made all eight of as a senior, when he was named first-time all-state and earned a prized scholarship to Tulane University. Now, for whatever reason, DiRocco can't buy a kick. He's missed four of five field goal attempts to start his college career ...

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  3. Arkansas Voter ID law racistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2014 | Arkansas Times

    ... /more/ Fans of Arkansas's voter-identification law and similar laws in other states should pay homage to a Tulane University professor who rounded up

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  4. Orleans: Judge - Juvenile Court, Section E: Meet the candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... High School; bachelor of arts in applied history, Carnegie Mellon University, 1991; juris doctorate from Tulane University Law School, 1994. Partnerships. The court has to respond to the budget cuts in programming by working together with community ...

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  5. Orleans Parish Family Court race pits Bernadette D'Souza against Taetrece HarrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... court judgeship is the culmination of a professional life dedicated to family law. After graduating from Tulane University Law School in 1992, D'Souza joined the New Orleans Legal Assistance Corporation as a staff attorney for the domestic violence ...

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  6. Public Service Commission 1st District: Meet the candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... isiana State University; juris doctor, Southern University School of Law; legal laureate in admiralty law, Tulane University Law School.

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  7. Pennington wins $10 million grant to study obesity treatmentRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | The Advocate

    ... and clinicians from other LSU institutions including LSU Health Shreveport and LSU Health New Orleans, Tulane University, Ochsner Health System, and Xavier University of Louisiana will also take part in this study. Patient Centered Outcomes Research ...

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  8. Orleans beats predictions for the 'vulnerable'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Education Week

    An education think tank at Tulane University says New Orleans' public high schools appear to be exceeding expectations at educating so-called "vulnerable students." The study, released Wednesday by Tulane's Cowen Institute, defines vulnerable students as those who are more than two years above grade-level age in ninth grade, who failed an eighth-grade assessment test, who qualify for free or reduced-price lunches or who are eligible for special education services.

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  9. Deacon John, Dr. Michael White visit L.W. Higgins High School in MarreroRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... Faith. You have to have faith in God." He told students that he has a doctorate degree in Spanish from Tulane University and has used his love for books, music and history to advance his business, and his musical and teaching career in 45 states and ...

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  10. Exposure to dim light at night may make breast cancers resistant to chemotherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... of structural and cellular biology and the Edmond and Lily Safra chair for breast cancer research at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans. "In this new study, we find that the same is true for doxorubicin, the most commonly used ...

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  11. AACR: Dim Light at Night Might Hamper Breast Cancer TherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Mental Help Net

    ... break down doxorubicin to a less active form," Steven Hill, Ph.D., chair for breast cancer research at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, explained in an AACR news release. Hill believes that an increase in the levels of these ...

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  12. HVS In Focus: 2014 HVS Greater New Orleans Lodging Report | By Adam R. LairRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Hospitality Net

    ... South region. Adam graduated cum laude from Louisiana State University and studied under scholarship at Tulane University School of Law in New Orleans. He has also completed an advanced set of courses in the analysis and valuation of real estate ...

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  13. Sustainability Tools: How to Implement Effective Training Techniques in a Time of Global ChallengesRead the original story

    Yesterday | IOMA

    ... and history from the State University of New York at Buffalo; and his Ph.D. in biology (ecology) from Tulane University. Dr. Bruce Piasecki is the president and founder of AHC Group, Inc., a management consulting firm specializing in energy, ...

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  14. Most New Orleans public high schools beat the odds, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NOLA.com

    Despite the disadvantages that New Orleans public school students face, most of their high schools are beating the odds, posting better test scores and graduation rates than predicted by their populations. That's the conclusion of Tulane University's Cowen Institute for Public Education Initiatives , which on Wednesday issued a report suggesting that demographics aren't destiny.

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  15. Rat Study Suggests Light at Night Might Hamper Breast Cancer TherapyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | MedicineNet

    ... that break down doxorubicin to a less active form," Steven Hill, chair for breast cancer research at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, explained in an AACR news release. He believes that an increase in the levels of these enzymes ...

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  16. Light at Night May Hamper Breast Cancer Treatment: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    ... that break down doxorubicin to a less active form," Steven Hill, chair for breast cancer research at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, explained in an AACR news release. He believes that an increase in the levels of these enzymes ...

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  17. Professor accuses U.S. of starting Ebola outbreak with bio-terrorism experiments gone wrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Edmonton Journal

    ... himself a "humanitarian, clinician, prophet, scholar and natural healer." Another of his sources said Tulane University, which once worked on test kits for hemorrhagic fever in West Africa, has "been active in the African areas where Ebola is said ...

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  18. Report: New Orleans schools show progress, yet achievement lagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | District Administration

    New Orleans public schools have made great strides in the eight years since the state took over most of them due to consistently low academic performance and the devastation wrought by Hurricane Katrina. But several challenges still remain for the decentralized school district, according to an August report from the Cowen Institute for Public Education Initiatives at Tulane University.

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  19. Park(ing) Day NOLA kicks urban planning to the curb during Art for Arts Sake 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NOLA.com

    ... Mylar to mimic the effect of water and reflect the abstract foliage constructions that rise above. Tulane University professor of architecture Marcella Del Signore, who oversaw Park(ing) Day NOLA, said that in order to piggy back with the popular ...

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  20. UNO names Sheriff Newell Normand 2014 Distinguished AlumnusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NOLA.com

    ... Airport Law Enforcement Detachment. After graduating from UNO, Normand received a law degree from Tulane University and graduated from the FBI National Academy and the FBI National Executive Institute. UNO presents its distinguished alumni award to ...

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