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Hridesh Rajan named new dean of Tulane University School of Science and Engineering

Hridesh Rajan has been named new dean of Tulane University School of Science and Engineering, effective July 1.President Michael A. Fitts and Provost Robin Forman made the announcement in a message to the Tulane community.
5-Jun-2024 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Tulane School of Architecture receives $2.91 million for its new Center on Climate Change and Urbanism

An anonymous $2.91 million gift to Tulane School of Architecture will help establish a Center on Climate Change and Urbanism, a new research unit that will complement the school’s existing work in New Orleans and around the world, including...
13-May-2024 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Tulane University’s Middle American Research Institute receives grant for mapping of Maya civilization

The Middle American Research Institute (MARI) in Tulane University’s School of Liberal Arts has received a $1.5 million grant from the Hitz Foundation to conduct innovative archaeological research on the Maya civilization of Mexico and Central...
15-Apr-2024 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Pulitzer Prize-winning author, historian and commentator Jon Meacham to address Tulane’s 2024 graduates

One of America’s foremost public intellectuals will address graduates at Tulane’s 2024 commencement. Jon Meacham, the acclaimed presidential historian and Pulitzer Prize-winning author will share his insights, perspectives and behind-the-scenes...
22-Mar-2024 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Marcilynn Burke named new Dean of Tulane Law School

Marcilynn Burke, the current dean of law and Dave Frohnmayer Chair in Leadership and Law at the University of Oregon and former acting assistant secretary for the U.S. Department of the Interior, has been named dean of Tulane University School of...
18-Mar-2024 5:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Babies born with improper kidney development can face lifelong challenges. New study finds key biochemical pathway – and potential solution

Supplementing expecting mothers with acetyl-CoA, a sugar-derived molecule, may ensure proper development of nephrons in developing fetuses, lowering their risk of high blood pressure and chronic kidney disease later in life.
14-Mar-2024 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Speaker Newt Gingrich donates congressional papers to Tulane University

Former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Newt Gingrich, a Tulane University alumnus, has donated his congressional papers to the university’s Louisiana Research Collection (LaRC).
4-Mar-2024 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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The gold standard: Nobel Prize gifted to Tulane University by Dr. Andrew Schally

Former Tulane University researcher Dr. Andrew Schally has donated his Nobel Prize to Tulane’s School of Medicine. Schally won the award in 1977 for identifying the presence of key peptides in the hypothalamus and successfully synthesizing them,...
16-Feb-2024 9:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

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