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  1. Would a Hippocratic Oath for Bankers Lead to Better Behavior?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | The Atlantic

    ... making, encouraging the sluggish to get into the gym or the unhealthy to eat more-nutritious foods. Tulane University's Janet Schwartz studies voluntary "commitment contracts." "There is some experimental evidence that such oaths can work to prevent ...

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  2. Hotel Equities Continues Rapid Growth with Addition of Full Service Hotel in New OrleansRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Hotel Interactive

    ... minutes from downtown New Orleans, the French Quarter, Superdome, University Medical Center and is nearby Tulane University, its Medical Center and the sprawling Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Hotel Equities (HE) is an Atlanta-based full-scale ...

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  3. How does Tulane's endowment compare with its academic rivals?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... The goal is to make Tulane more competitive with what Fitts called its peer institutions. The size of Tulane University's 2013 endowment ranks ninth among 10 peer institutions, according to the National Association of College and University Business ...

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  4. Hotel Equities Adds to Portfolio in New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Hotel Business

    ... distance of shopping and restaurants. Nearby attractions also include the French Quarter, Superdome, Tulane University and the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Catering to the Chinese Traveler Will Become a Must for Hoteliers When you hear all ...

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  5. John Kennedy TooleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | The Free Dictionary

    ... The Neon Bible , which he later dismissed as "adolescent". Toole received an academic scholarship to Tulane University . After graduating from Tulane, he studied English at Columbia University in New York while teaching simultaneously at Hunter ...

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  6. Chants de Noel at noonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    A group of Tulane University researchers out of New Orleans earns some international recognition for their part in the fight against Ebola. Look for that story at noon, and you can read more HERE .

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  7. Tulane looking to raise $1 billion for endowment, President Michael Fitts saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    Tulane President Michael Fitts announced Tuesday that the university is trying to raise at least $1 billion for its endowment to make the school more financially secure. (Photo by Chris Granger, NOLA.com Tulane University has begun a campaign to raise at least $1 billion for its endowment, President Michael Fitts disclosed Tuesday.

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  8. Keller let life experience guide her as mother, artist, teacherRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... Keller said. "It truly affected how she lived . " After graduating from Jefferson, Keller attended first Tulane University , then the University of Colorado Boulder , where she met her future husband. After their honeymoon, they moved to Fort ...

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  9. Serving Bambi to an Anti-HunterRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Townhall

    ... grabbing that STUPID book of his again!" Humberto Fontova holds an M.A. in Latin American Studies from Tulane University and is the author of four books including his latest, The Longest Romance; The Mainstream Media and Fidel Castro. For more ...

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  10. Gretna proclamations for Lauren Stevens, Ryan Vedros prompt standing ovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | NOLA.com

    The Gretna City Council presented Lauren Stevens, center, with a proclamation for her role as co-drum major of the Tulane University marching band this year. With her are Councilman Jackie Berthelot, left; her mother, Raylyn Stevens; Mayor Belinda Constant; John Stevens, Lauren's father; and brother, Ryan.

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  11. Man robbed at gunpoint by masked assailant near universities, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Uptown Messenger

    A man in his early 20s was robbed at gunpoint overnight in the near the corner of Pine and Jeanette streets in the university area, New Orleans police said Friday morning. The victim was walking home around 12:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 12. when he was approached by a man in a red-and-blue ski mask holding a handgun, according to NOPD and Tulane University reports.

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  12. Report: La. graduates could gain $54 million in financial aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... education and technical training." Most graduates are eligible to receive some form financial aid. A Tulane University Cowen Institutereport estimates that during the 2011-2012 school year, more than 90 percent of the most economically disadvantaged ...

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  13. Palmetto Primary Care Physicians hires new CEORead the original story

    Dec 11, 2014 | Charleston Business Journal

    ... PPCP has built." Lauve, 61, is a graduate of Louisiana State University's School of Medicine and Tulane University's Freeman School of Business , the news release said. He served in the National Health Service Corps and worked as assistant to the ...

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  14. Charter schools: Big, not easyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | The Economist

    ... score; by the end of the most recent school year, 31.1% did, according to the Cowen Institute at Tulane University. High-school graduation rates have risen from 55% before Katrina to 73% now; drop-out rates have fallen by half. After Katrina, most ...

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  15. Tulane Univ. Should Add Middle Eastern Studies Department, Major, MinorRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | Groong

    TULANE SHOULD ADD MIDDLE EASTERN STUDIES DEPARTMENT, MAJOR, MINOR Tulane Hullabaloo, Tulane University, LA Dec 10 2014 by Kevin Young The following is an opinion article and opinion articles do not reflect the views of The Tulane Hullabaloo. Tulane has failed to establish an academic program on the world's most tumultuous region - the Middle East - and it is time that Tulane fixed this.

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  16. EDITORIAL: An Alabama university drops footballRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... than continue subsidizing it. UAB is the first Division 1 football program to feel the ax in two decades. Tulane University in New Orleans tried to do it a decade ago but could not resist powerful resistance from diehard fans. The powers that be at ...

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  17. Albany Med and St. Petera s announce new hiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    Alicia Wiczulis and Meghan Zysik joined as assistant professors of obstetrics and gynecology. Wiczulis completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Tulane University in New Orleans and received her medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia.

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  18. New Orleans medical students protest police brutality in 'whitecoat die-in'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    ... going on in the world." The majority of the medical students who took part in Wednesday's die-in were from Tulane University with a handful from Louisiana State University. The demonstration was not sanctioned or organized by Tulane, though the ...

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  19. New Orleans Jazz Heritage Foundation to unveil new, multi-million-dollar educational and community centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | NOLA.com

    ... finally staged in what is now Armstrong Park's Congo Square area in 1970. Wein hired Quint Davis, then a Tulane University student, and Davis' then-girlfriend, the late Allison Miner, to help produce the festival; Davis is still Jazz Fest's ...

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  20. Tulane University medical students take part in a "white-coat die-in"Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Times-Picayune

    Tulane University medical students take part in a "white-coat die-in" at Tulane Avenue and South Liberty Street in New Orleans Wednesday, December 10, 2014. Students from more than 50 medical schools - in New York, St. Louis, Philadelphia, Boston, Cleveland, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Washington, D.C., and elsewhere - protest the lack of indictments for police killings in Ferguson, Mo., and New York, and to spotlight racial bias as a public health issue.

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