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Tulane professor wins national award for contributions to geology
Geologist Cynthia Ebinger, a professor in the Tulane University School of Science and Engineering, has won the 2021 George P. Woollard Award from the Geological Society of America. Ebinger, the Marshall-Heape Chair in Geology in the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, was honored for...
Jan 16, 2015 - Josh Bates

Late game dramatics resulted in a 71-70 win for Tulane University women’s basketball over the University of Central Florida on Jan. 13, but another feat also took place during the game. Senior guard Jamie Kaplan hit the 500 career assists mark, becoming just the second player ever at Tulane to...

Oct 06, 2014 - Arthur Nead

If that mockingbird won’t sing, could lead be the problem? Tulane University researcher Renata Ribeiro wants to find out by setting up bird feeders around homes throughout New Orleans as part of a yearlong project funded by the Morris Animal Foundation. Research has shown that older New Orleans...

Sep 19, 2014 - Barri Bronston

The National Science Foundation has awarded a group of 14 Louisiana and Mississippi researchers – including four from Tulane University – up to $6 million to develop tools that will help strengthen the regional workforce and broaden opportunities in science, technology, engineering and mathematics...

Apr 10, 2014 - Kirby Messinger

Celebrating Excellence in ResearchWhen chemistry professor Russell Schmehl joined Tulane University in 1982, he considered it a privilege to be a part of a research-focused university. More than 30 years later, he is being honored for his dedication to Tulane, his research, and his students....

Apr 11, 2013 - Temple Ruff

On April 11, the Tulane University School of Science and Engineering held its seventh annual Research Day, recognizing the academic contributions and influential achievements of its faculty and students. Held in the Lavin-Bernick Center for University Life, the gathering commenced with a...

May 13, 2011 - Photos by Paula Burch-Celentano

“The art of teaching is the art of assisting discovery,” wrote Ralph Waldo Emerson. This year’s four outstanding Tulane teachers have proven that art in the classroom. At the annual Unified Commencement Ceremony on Thursday (May 12), these faculty members were singled out as Tulane’s best teachers...

Nov 10, 2010 - New Wave Staff

Engaging in interactive demonstrations varying from regenerative medicine to assistive technology that helps disabled persons, 86 students from 16 New Orleans-area middle schools discovered the world of biomedical engineering with a visit to Tulane University. Donald Gaver, right, professor and...

Oct 24, 2008 - Fran Simon

Just as Tulane students have done since 2004, four Tulane students are helping elementary-age school children prepare for a FIRST LEGO League competition. But this year the intense coaching has a twist: They are coaching in French as well as English.   Tulane students Laura Matthews and Joseph...

Apr 12, 2007 -

Text for the Louisiana EPSCoR newsletter 1201 North Third Street, Suite 6-200, Baton Rouge, LA 70802 Tel. (225) 342 4253 Fax (225) 342 3371 NEWS: Tulane University 2007 School of Science and Engineering Research Day and presentation of the Outstanding Researcher Award. Tulane University’s new...

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