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  1. Dance doers and thinkers caucus at SloughtRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... exploring choreography, embodiment, and power that's open and free to the public. Caprioli and Tulane University's Felicia McCarren, author of French Moves: The Cultural Politics of le hip hop , opened the series Wednesday with talks and audience ...

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  2. Shadow player: Photo of the DayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    A shadow is cast on the outfield wall as the Tulane baseball team practices at Turchin Stadium in New Orleans on Tuesday, January 27, 2015. (Photo by Chris Granger, Nola.com The Boys of Summer in the middle of the winter: it's late January but time for baseball Media Day at Tulane University.

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  3. What do you think of new Tulane baseball coach David Pierce?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Tulane University's new baseball coach David Pierce, right, stretches his arm as he walks onto the field at Turchin Stadium in New Orleans on Tuesday, January 27, 2015. (Photo by Chris Granger, Nola.com Tulane baseball coach David Pierce held his first media day on Tuesday and talked about his philosophy for getting the program back on track.

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  4. Chicago's Closures Drove Most Students to Better-Rated SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Education Week

    ... emerging from cities that rely heavily on school choice, including New Orleans, where a recent report from Tulane University's Education Research Alliance found that factors such as location, after-care, and extracurricular activities were as ...

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  5. Tulane women win at Houston as four players score in double figuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Picayune

    Looking to bounce back from their loss at South Florida, the Tulane University women's basketball squad recorded a 63-46 win in Houston on Tuesday night. Danielle Blagg , Kolby Morgan , Chinwe Duru and Leslie Vorpahl all netted double-digit points, with the latter earning her fourth straight.

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  6. Change of Speaker for the Rutherford County Archaeological Society meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Murfreesboro Post

    ... opulations, and Native Americans of the Archaic and Mississippian periods. Dr. Hodge earned her Ph.D. from Tulane University, and is an Associate Professor of Anthropology at Middle Tennessee State University.

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  7. Bo Dollis funeral, visitation set for Friday and Saturday, Jan. 30 and 31Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Times-Picayune

    ... Heritage Festival producer Quint Davis , who first organized a landmark concert featuring the Big Chief at Tulane University over 40 years ago; and U.S. Rep. Cedric Richmond, who honored Bo Dollis with a short tribute on the floor of the U.S. House ...

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  8. PERFORMANCE: Irvin Mayfield and the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra Kick Off 12-City TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | All About Jazz

    ... Science, the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Foundation, the New Orleans Police and Justice Foundation, Tulane University's School of Architecture, Unity of Greater New Orleans, the Urban Libraries Council, and the Youth Rescue Initiative. The ...

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  9. Tulane Fossil Fuel Divestment MovementRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Indybay.org

    Emma Collin discussed how the fossil fuel divestment movement at Tulane University is a method of addressing the climate change crisis. Emma, is a student and divestment organizer at Tulane University in New Orleans.

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  10. Tommy Mason, All-Pro NFL running back, dies at 75Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | The Washington Post

    ... for care for former players with dementia or Alzheimer's disease. The Vikings took Mr. Mason out of Tulane University with the first overall selection in 1961. The native of Lake Charles, La., played six of his 11 NFL seasons with the Vikings and ...

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  11. People turn to 'superstitions' to achieve performance goalsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Newkerala.com

    A new study has recently revealed that people likelier to turn to superstitions or lucky charms achieve performance goals rather than learning goals. Eric Hamerman at Tulane University and Carey Morewedge at Boston University have determined that people use superstitious behavior to help achieve both chronic and temporary performance goals, but not for help achieving a learning goal.

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  12. Tulane hires consulting group, launches website as part of budget restructuringRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | NOLA.com

    Tulane president Michael Fitts, shown here touring the new Yulman Stadium in July 2014, has hired an educational consulting firm to help design a new budget model for the university. Tulane University has hired the Huron Education consulting firm to increase university revenues, develop a new budgeting system and cut the school's annual deficit of $15-20 million, according to an announcement by university President Michael Fitts.

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  13. $800K in scholarships, so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | HeraldNet

    ... tagging along during several of those college visits, Chloe's brother, Jackson, 12, has his sights set on Tulane University in New Orleans. That's if he doesn't study robotics at Santa Clara University in California. With her 4.0 grade-point ...

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  14. A Story of a Girl Named PeteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Capital-Journal

    ... afford to pay for an apartment in our building alone so she also had a roommate. Pete had registered at Tulane University and was going to get an education and have an easier life than her parents had lived. Her father was a mechanic and her mother ...

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  15. Are superstitions your lucky charm?Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | Newkerala.com

    ... under certain circumstances, increased confidence may lead to improved performance," said Eric Hamerman at Tulane University. Performance goals tend to be extrinsically motivated and are perceived to be susceptible to influence from outside forces. ...

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  16. When Do We Turn to Superstition and Charms?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | PsychCentral

    ... after I play. Or if I'm a student, I want to get a good grade," said lead author Eric Hamerman, Ph.D., of Tulane University. Performance goals tend to be extrinsically motivated, and are perceived to be susceptible to influence from outside forces. ...

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  17. Monroe High teen fielding $800K in scholarship offers a " so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | HeraldNet

    ... tagging along during several of those college visits, Chloe's brother, Jackson, 12, has his sights set on Tulane University in New Orleans. That's if he doesn't study robotics at Santa Clara University in California. With her 4.0 grade-point ...

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  18. Kimmel Center Presents Fat Tuesday Celebration w. Debut of IRVIN...Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Science, the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Foundation, the New Orleans Police and Justice Foundation, Tulane University's School of Architecture, Unity of Greater New Orleans, the Urban Libraries Council, and the Youth Rescue Initiative. "...the ...

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  19. Psychiatrists reveal the low down on lucky charmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Examiner.com

    People use " luck charms" to influence the outcome of conditions that have a higher uncertainty of a positive outcome than they use charms to influence an outcome that is dependent on a learned behavior. These are the conclusions of a series of six tests conducted by Eric Hamerman at Tulane University and Carey Morewedge at Boston University on a random set of individuals that were not necessarily considered superstitious.

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  20. $800K in scholarships, so far: Monroe High's Chloe Cook expects shea ll still need a jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | HeraldNet

    ... tagging along during several of those college visits, Chloe's brother, Jackson, 12, has his sights set on Tulane University in New Orleans. That's if he doesn't study robotics at Santa Clara University in California. With her 4.0 grade-point ...

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