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Tulane University Startup Report Shows Investment Gains for New Orleans Ventures

New Orleans startups are making substantial gains in attracting investment funding while also adopting more flexible work options and scaling back their office expansion plans, according to the latest findings from Tulane University’s 2021 Greater...
10-Nov-2021 5:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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Tulane researcher gets NSF grant to teach algorithms to be fair

Tulane researcher Nick Mattei is part of a new NSF study to design more equitable algorithm recommender systems.
1-Nov-2021 3:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Tulane University Special Olympics recognized by ESPN as Top 5 national program

Tulane University's Special Olympic (TUSO) program has reached new heights with a pair of national accolades for its meaningful and inclusive work with Special Olympic athletes. ESPN selected the TUSO program as one of the Top 5 Unified Special...
29-Oct-2021 3:25 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Tulane researchers studying challenges of food service workers during COVID-19 pandemic

Tulane psychologists are leading a project that aims to address pandemic-related issues among food service workers, including health and safety issues, stress and other long-term consequences.
29-Oct-2021 11:50 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Tulane scientists and engineers to use recycled glass ‘sand’ to prevent coastal erosion

A Tulane team will work with New Orleans-based glass recycling center Glass Half Full to develop a plan to divert glass from landfills and turn it into glass sand products to restore coastal communities.
12-Oct-2021 3:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Tulane professor part of $15 million institute to establish field of imageomics

Tulane professor Henry "Hank" Bart is teaming up with researchers across the country as part of a $15 million NSF initiative to establish the inaugural Imageomics Institute.
12-Oct-2021 3:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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National Academies selects Tulane for new undergraduate Gulf Scholars Program

The National Academies’ Gulf Research Program (GRP) has selected Tulane University to join the newly launched Gulf Scholars Program (GSP), a five-year, $12.7 million pilot program that prepares graduates to address the most pressing environmental,...
6-Oct-2021 11:45 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Tulane scientists develop ‘living nerve circuit’ to fight opioid epidemic

Michael J. Moore, a professor of biomedical engineering at Tulane University School of Science and Engineering, is part of a national study that aims to turn around the statistics on opioid addiction.
21-Sep-2021 12:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Tulane expert describes challenges of treating mental health in military veterans

8-Nov-2021 1:20 PM EST

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Tulane professor has the latest buzz on cicadas

9-Jun-2021 3:05 PM EDT

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Under attack: Tulane expert offers tips of how to avoid falling victim to ransomware attacks

11-May-2021 3:05 PM EDT

Threats to lawmakers make conviction of Trump a real possibility, Tulane legal scholar says

15-Jan-2021 2:30 PM EST

NASA study on global warming very concerning, Tulane scientist says

14-Jan-2021 3:40 PM EST

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Is the judicial selection process broken? Could it imperil our democracy?

29-Sep-2020 5:20 PM EDT

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Is an ‘originalist’ judge good for the Supreme Court, American constitutional law?

29-Sep-2020 5:20 PM EDT

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Targeting the biggest cybersecurity threat to voting in the 2020 election

Voting is the staple of democracy and has been done in person in the United States since its founding. While the controversy over the integrity of mail-in votes continues, never in our country’s history has voting in person been more fraught with...
18-Sep-2020 10:05 AM EDT

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