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2 hrs ago | The Advocate

An artista s sumptuous book of bunnies, just in time for Easter

Anyone old enough to remember the Easter bunnies at Scheinuk the Florist's on St. Charles Avenue every spring can recall the experience of standing outside the bunny enclosure, watching the rabbits as they slept or hopped or sat perfectly still.

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Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Painting, Arts, Harvey, LA

7 hrs ago | The Times

The number of murders in New Orleans so far this year is down. File photo

The figure reported by The New Orleans Advocate is a 21 percent decrease from the 48 murders in the city by the same point last year.

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Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Criminal Defense Law, Law

7 hrs ago | The Times

Fewer New Orleans murders so far in 2014

NEW ORLEANS -- Data compiled by a New Orleans newspaper shows the city's 2014 murder count was 38 as of Friday.

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Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Criminal Defense Law, Law

14 hrs ago | Washington Times

Where things stand in the La. legislative session

Louisiana lawmakers are entering the second half of their three-month regular legislative session, which must end by June 2. Where some of the major issues stand: BUDGET: Gov. Bobby Jindal proposed a $25 billion budget for the 2014-15 fiscal year that begins July 1. It would put new dollars into education, health care and state worker pay raises.

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Related Topix: US Politics, Healthcare Law, US News, Bobby Jindal, Law, Republican, US House of Representatives, US Governors, Standardized Testing, Education

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Santa Barbara Independent

Lisa Couvillion and Patsy Hicks Elected to the Scholarship Foundation ...

Selected for their unique interests and experiences and commitment to Santa Barbara County, directors establish policy, set priorities, fundraise, and are responsible for guiding the Scholarship Foundation's activities.

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Related Topix: Santa Barbara County, CA, Montecito, CA, University of Arizona, Santa Barbara, CA

Silicon Alley Insider

16 Stunning Photos Of New Orleans' Mansions And 'Shotgun Shacks'

This house is located in Central City, a predominantly African-American neighborhood that has been central to brass band and Mardi Gras Indian cultures in New Orleans.

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NOLA.com

Tulane chemical engineering students attend training at Nunez Community College in Chalmette College

Chemical engineering students in their junior year at Tulane University in New Orleans received hands-on training April 12 at Nunez Community College in Chalmette .

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Related Topix: Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Science, Chalmette, LA, New Orleans, LA, Xavier University

Thu Apr 17, 2014

NOLA.com

Blue Dot Donuts to start holing up at Tulane University on Tuesday

Brandon Singleton, left, Dennis Gibliant, center, and Ronald Laporte, right, co-owners of Blue Dot Donuts, pictured in 2011.

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Related Topix: Breakfast, Baked Goods, Life, Doughnuts

Wed Apr 16, 2014

NOLA.com

Lawmakers push back on proposed Tulane scholarship restrictions

Rep. Harold Ritchie, D-Bogalusa, has introduced legislation to change the Tulane University legislative scholarship program, after he was accused of misusing it.

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Related Topix: Bogalusa, LA, New Orleans, LA, West Monroe, LA

Noozhawk

Lisa Couvillion, Patsy Hicks Elected to Scholarship Foundation Board

Selected for their unique interests and experiences and commitment to Santa Barbara County, directors establish policy, set priorities, fundraise and are responsible for guiding the Scholarship Foundation's activities.

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Related Topix: Santa Barbara County, CA, Montecito, CA, University of Arizona, Santa Barbara, CA

Best of New Orleans

Jesmyn Ward joins the faculty of Tulane University

Jesmyn Ward, who won the 2011 National Book Award for her novel Salvage the Bones , will join the faculty of Tulane University's Department of English July 1. Ward is currently a professor of creative writing at the University of South Alabama.

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Related Topix: University of South Alabama, New Orleans, LA

The Times

Out & About: When first lady calls, Shreveporter answers call

First lady Michelle Obama's birthday bash. Events for the French president's visit to the White House.

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Related Topix: Shreveport, LA, Michelle Obama

NOLA.com

Tulane launches expansive new educational website dedicated to Gulf South music, culture

Tulane's new Music Rising website offers resources for scholars of all ages interested in Gulf South music, history and culture.

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Related Topix: Pink Floyd, New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, Jazz, Music, Entertainment

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Daily Princetonian

News & Notes: MSNBC host Harris-Perry to take position at Wake Forest University

Harris-Perry will leave her position as a political science professor at Tulane University in order to become a presidential chair in the politics and international affairs department at Wake Forest University.

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The Advocate

Service dog is Tulane studenta s pet project

Advocate staff photo by ELIOT KAMENITZ-- Adam Kline works with his service dog in training on the Tulane Campus in New Orleans, La.

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Related Topix: New Orleans, LA, Dixon Correctional Institute, State Prisons, Prison

The Times-Picayune

Tulane plans $46 million building for Newcomb Institute, campus dining

Newcomb College Institute headquarters, which is scheduled to make way for a $46 million home on Tulane's campus.

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NOLA.com

Read the Q & A from the lecture

Celebrity astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson roamed all around the universe in his talk at Tulane University on Monday , from ideas as remote as the "Big Bang" 13.8 billion years ago to Earth's nearest encounters with asteroids in the last year.

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Related Topix: Cosmos, Entertainment, Television, Physics, Cornell University, Harvard University

The Times-Picayune

May 9 memorial service set for artist John Clemmer

A memorial service will be held May 9 for John Clemmer , a New Orleans artist who died April 11. He was 92. Clemmer, whose career spanned seven decades, spent most of his life in New Orleans, including 35 years at Tulane University as a faculty member and dean of Newcomb College's art department.

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Related Topix: New Orleans, LA

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Anesthesia Business Consultants Shares Thoughts From the Advanced...

Anesthesia Business Consultants , a leading provider in billing and practice management for the anesthesia and pain management specialty, is pleased to announce that the 2014 Advanced Institute for Anesthesia Practice Management conference was a success and shares thoughts regarding the conference.

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Related Topix: Anesthesiology, Medicine

The Times-Picayune

Study up before listening to Neil deGrasse Tyson at Tulane: News from his other recent lectures

Famed astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson , director of New York's Hayden Planetarium, frequent talk show guest and host of the ongoing television series "Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey," appears at Tulane University on Monday night , giving his touring lecture, "This Just in: Latest Discoveries in the Universe."

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Related Topix: Cosmos, Entertainment, Television

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