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  1. Why Colleges Don't Do More to Rein In FratsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Chronicle.com

    ... leads the higher-education practice at a New Orleans law firm and is a former associate general counsel at Tulane University. In some ways, at least, fraternities and sororities are already subject to lots of rules, many of them self-imposed, says ...


  2. Graphic video of goat beheading near Tulane University spurs investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    A graphic YouTube video that shows two students from Tulane University beheading a goat has caused outrage on social media and sparked an investigation by the university. The 14-second video shows five men standing around a goat hanged inside a child's plastic swimming pool, and then behead it using a machete.


  3. Some students feeling college-admission stressRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Windsor Beacon

    ... high on the stress meter, mostly because I didn't know the process," he said. Adler, 18, got in early to Tulane University, which took off a lot of pressure. After he was deferred from the University of Michigan, his top choice, he was accepted at ...


  4. Bitter taste: Child slaves produce cocoa for our chocolateRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Jewish News Weekly

    ... situation has been documented by the State Department's 2010 Trafficking in Persons Report, as well as by Tulane University and a variety of journalistic movies and reports. Choc-olate companies voluntarily agreed to improve this situation back in ...


  5. New Orleans charter school principals tried to pick students, study saysRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | District Administration

    ... (March 26), the study was conducted by the Education Research Alliance for New Orleans, an affiliate of Tulane University. Researcher Huriya Jabbar and alliance director Doug Harris said the findings, from the 2012-13 academic year, show the ...


  6. $13,000 offered for information on goat beheading videoRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | UPI

    ... plastic pool. The SPCA said it received a tip Wednesday alleging the video was shot in a back yard near Tulane University and investigators with the SPCA, New Orleans police and campus police investigated the claim. Investigators did not find any ...


  7. Group of men beheaded goat with machete and filmed it, Louisiana SPCA saysRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    The Louisiana SPCA is assisting Tulane University with their investigation of a goat beheading that was filmed and posted on YouTube. It's the second beheading of a goat in New Orleans this year.


  8. Survey looks at how competition drives New Orleans schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    A research group's survey of 30 New Orleans public schools found that competition for students hasn't necessarily driven efforts to improve academics. The survey released Thursday was done by the Education Research Alliance for New Orleans at Tulane University in 2012 and 2013.


  9. Obamacare Has Already Transformed How We Diagnose DiabetesRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Switched

    ... did not know they were living with diabetes," Vivian Fonseca, a professor of medicine and pharmacology at Tulane University School of Medicine and one of the study's authors, said in a statement to the American Diabetes Association. Catching and ...


  10. Louisiana Tax Study Group: Some Smart Guys Worth Listening ToRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... by three academics, Jim Richardson of Louisiana State University and Steven Sheffrin and James Alm of Tulane University. Those in the state public finance business know that all three are preeminent scholars - so folks will and should take their ...


  11. How do schools respond to competition? Not as you might expect.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    ... Thursday morning by the Education Research Alliance for New Orleans , a partnership that is based at Tulane University and is attempting to inject objective and useful information into what are often pitched debates over education policy. The ...


  12. Nienteforte and Ensemble PamplemousseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WWOZ

    Tulane University Bands Program Assistant Director, Mendel Lee, is creator/founder of the nienteforte contemporary music ensemble at Tulane. This year the concert series, by partnering with Tulane faculty member Max Dulaney as co-director, has taken a huge step forward, evolving from a one-day concert into a three-day festival.


  13. SPCA offering $13,000 reward for information on goat beheading videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    ... of a house in the 700 block of Broadway Street.' 'The Louisiana SPCA, New Orleans Police Department and Tulane University Campus Police arrived on scene and did not discover any evidence linking to the cellphone video.' Tulane spokesman Michael ...


  14. Goat beheading reward increased to $13,000, SPCA saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    ... was there. Authorities did not find any evidence linked to the cellphone video, the organization said. "Tulane University is fully investigating this matter," Tulane spokesman Michael Strecker said in a news release. "At this time we have no ...


  15. Authorities search Uptown home for evidence in goat beheading; LASPCA ups reward to $13,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    ... hangs by the string and the pool fills with blood. The LASPCA said it, along with New Orleans police and Tulane University police searched the backyard of a home in the 700 block of Broadway Street. However, no evidence was found at the scene ...


  16. Baton Rouge Area Chamber hosts 2015 Shareholders' Meeting: PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | NOLA.com

    The Baton Rouge business community is "jazzed" about entrepreneurship in the region after the Baton Rouge Area Chamber's Annual Shareholders' Meeting held at L'Auberge Casino and Hotel on March 24. The "All That Jazz"-themed evening's guest speaker Dr. John Elstrott , chairman of the board for Whole Foods Market, serial entrepreneur and an emeritus executive director at Tulane University in New Orleans, fired up the crowd sharing what he's learned during 40 years of entrepreneurship.


  17. Goat beheadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Times-Picayune

    Members of the New Orleans Police Department and the LASCPA enter the backyard of a house on Broadway Street near Tulane University as they seek information about a video which showed a goat being beheaded. Photographed on Wednesday, March 24, 2015.


  18. Tulane panel to link Black Lives Matter movement with campaign for higher fast-food wagesRead the original story

    Wednesday | Uptown Messenger

    The Freedom Fighters, a community organization leading the Black Lives Matter movement in Ferguson, Mo., will host a panel this week at Tulane University about fair wages and racial justice with New Orleans fast food workers as part of the Show Me 15 campaign. The panel discussion will take place at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 26, in the Anna Many Lounge at Tulane University's Caroline Richardson Building.


  19. Exfoliate with Care, Dermatologist UrgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | MedlinePlus

    "Before you exfoliate, you really need to understand your skin and skin type," Dr. Mary Lupo, a clinical professor of dermatology at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans, said in an American Academy of Dermatology news release. "A board-certified dermatologist can help you choose the exfoliation option that's best-suited to your skin's unique needs," she added.


  20. A guide to the Four Seasons World Trade Center plan, from design to dollarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | NOLA.com

    ... led by Paul Flower. Other owners are Lee Jackson, Jackson Offshore Operators; Sherry Marcus Leventhal, Tulane University board of trustees; Bob Merrick, Latter & Blum; Earl Robinson, PowerMoves.NOLA and RLMcCall Capital; and Henry Coaxum, Coaxum ...