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Apple CEO Tim Cook, civil rights icon John Lewis, actress Blythe Danner and New York Times editor Dean Baquet highlight Tulane University’s 2019 Commencement

Tulane University will celebrate Commencement 2019 with more than 3,000 graduates, their families, friends and keynote speaker Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, at 9 a.m., Saturday, May 18, in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
15-May-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Tulane professor to help find better treatment for respiratory disease

Tulane will share in the $2.6 million NIH grant with the University of Vermont and State University of New York.
14-May-2019 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Tulane launches online Doctorate in Social Work with Noodle Partners

The program, which will go live September 2019, is the first online doctorate program at Tulane and the only degree program of its kind in the Gulf South.
9-May-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Tulane Alumni Couple Donates $5 Million for Presidential Chair

The gift from alumni Marcela Villareal de Panetta and Bernard J. Panetta II will establish the Panetta Family Presidential Chair Endowed Fund.
7-May-2019 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Apple CEO, Emmy winner, Pulitzer winner, civil rights leader to be honored by Tulane  

Apple CEO Tim Cook, Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet, Emmy and Tony-winning actress Blythe Danner and civil rights leader U.S. Rep. John Lewis will receive honorary degrees at Tulane University’s 2019...
6-May-2019 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Tulane anthropologist awarded Guggenheim Fellowship to study Amazon rainforests

Tulane University anthropology professor William Balée has been named a 2019 Guggenheim Fellow by the John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation to document the historical ecology of the lower Amazon basin.
10-Apr-2019 12:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Leading Scholar of Latin American Literature Named Dean of Newcomb-Tulane College

Lee Skinner, a leading scholar of Latin American literature and associate dean at one of the nation's leading liberal arts colleges, has been appointed to head Tulane University’s Newcomb-Tulane College, effective July 1. In addition to her role...
2-Apr-2019 4:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Infectious Disease Thought Leader Headlines Tulane University’s Expanded Biotech Research Showcase

From breakthroughs in regenerative medicine and medical imaging to advances in vaccine and drug development, Tulane University will showcase its latest research discoveries to biotechnology firms, venture capitalists, foundations and potential...
22-Mar-2019 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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