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  1. New Orleans Hebrews Swept in Ola Mardi Gras Shabbat ExcitementRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Jewish Press

    ... Shabbat, a couple of days following the Tuesday eruption of goyeshe ecstasy. As the local Chabad House of Tulane University put it this year: "Join us for Chabad's annual Mardi Gras Shabbat, an experience of New Orleans food and fun in a Jewish ...

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  2. NJC Alumni recognize outstanding serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Journal-Advocate

    ... were selected by audition tape to sing in New Orleans, for the World's Fair. The group stayed on the Tulane University campus and did a performance there, as well as a main performance in the Convention Hall on the banks of the Mississippi. In 1986, ...

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  3. Vincent P. Randazzo, former Times-Picayune city editor, dies at 89Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    Vincent P. Randazzo, an award-winning reporter for The Times-Picayune who was its city editor for 10 years, died Saturday at his LaPlace home. He was 89. A lifelong New Orleanian until he moved to LaPlace in 1993, Mr. Randazzo graduated from Jesuit High School and Tulane University, where he majored in geology and journalism and wrote for The Hullabaloo, the student newspaper.

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  4. The US is going after the highest-profile Venezuelan target yet - 'the narco of Aragua'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... for which began under Obama. "The timing, however, is indeed curious," Tim Gill, a post-doctoral fellow at Tulane University focused on Venezuelan foreign relations, told Business Insider. "El Aissami recently became the Venezuelan Vice President ...

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  5. Tulane Team Wins NASA's Big Idea Challenge for Spacecraft DesignRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Newswise

    Tulane University engineering students' innovative idea for a flower-shaped, solar-powered space ferry won the top prize in NASA's BIG Idea Challenge , a national contest to design better ways to assemble spacecraft in space. Five finalist teams from around the country presented concepts for next-generation spacecraft to top scientists at the NASA Langley Research Center in Hampton, Virginia, on Feb. 16. The challenge is part of NASA's efforts to rapidly develop game-changing technologies for future space missions, including transit to deep-space locations such as Mars.

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  6. New Game: The Colonel's BequestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | MobyGames

    The year is 1925. Laura Bow is a young student attending the Tulane University in New Orleans, and an aspiring journalist.

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  7. Selma woman capturing portraits of hometown residentsRead the original story

    Friday Feb 17 | Washington Times

    ... of the image. Mayo , who graduated from Dallas County High School, the University of Alabama and Tulane University, first fell in love with photography while taking alternative photography processes classes while at Alabama. "I just fell in love," ...

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  8. Our Views: Choice is good, but not enoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Advocate

    ... where publicly funded but nonprofit-run charter schools are growing. The report, by the Cowen Institute at Tulane University, focuses on the New Orleans schools, about 50 of them charters moving over the next couple of years from the state's ...

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  9. The doctors are inRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | West Hawaii Today

    ... took a circuitous route to medical school. After completing his undergraduate studies in philosophy at Tulane University in New Orleans, he went to nursing school in Australia on a fast track program for college graduates. "I saw I was going to be ...

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  10. Trump says he will unveil overhauled immigration order next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Yahoo!

    ... permission to live and work in the United States. Stephen Griffin, a professor of constitutional law at Tulane University, said adding non-Muslim countries could also help a new order withstand accusations that it discriminates based on religion. ...

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  11. Donald Trump to unveil new travel ban next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | GlobalNews

    ... permission to live and work in the United States. Stephen Griffin, a professor of constitutional law at Tulane University, said adding non-Muslim countries could also help a new order withstand accusations that it discriminates based on religion. ...

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  12. Ben Franklin said taxes are as certain as death. Herea s a new project ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Washington Post

    ... many Americans don't know much about taxes or tax policy. Marjorie E. Kornhauser, a professor of law at Tulane University Law School, is attempting to do something about that. Kornhauser has launched " TaxJazz: The Tax Literacy Project ," a new ...

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  13. Institute outlines challenges still facing Orleans schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Education Week

    ... legislation passed last year puts the schools on track for return to local control as early as next year. Tulane University's Cowen Institute began researching and reporting on the city's public education system after the state took over most public ...

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  14. Newt Gingrich Speaks At Rider UniversityRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Town Topics

    ... bachelor's degree from Emory University and master's and doctorate degrees in modern European history from Tulane University. Mr. Gingrich will spend time exclusively with Rebovich students prior to the speech. The Institute, which is dedicated to ...

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  15. Madisonville's Otis House carries threads of New Orleans historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | NOLA.com

    Two of the most historic homes in the New Orleans area have a common denominator. The same man who built the Tulane University President's home also built a a much humbler abode first-- the Otis House in Madisonville.

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  16. 10th annual NBA All-Star Day of Service returns to New OrleansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | NOLA.com

    ... host basketball clinics for more than 1,000 youth from the New Orleans community at the Reilly Center at Tulane University. The Jr. NBA will also be hosting a forum for youth coaches focused on embracing diversity and inclusion. The events will end ...

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  17. Culinary Medicine Takes Center StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Daily News

    ... classes in the fall. That was done through a licensure with the Goldring Center for Culinary Medicine at Tulane University Medical School. Meanwhile, Church Health will be holding classes that are free and open to the public starting in the spring ...

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  18. US labels Venezuela's vice president a drug 'kingpin'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... with Venezuela, he has yet to speak out against Mr. Trump. At the same time, says David Smilde, a Tulane University professor and Venezuela expert, the sanction on El Aissami could benefit Mr. Maduro. "This is a tremendous gift to Maduro as it ...

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  19. Former mayor Marc Morial talks race and inequality at Tulane Feb. 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Best of New Orleans

    Former New Orleans mayor and National Urban League president Marc Morial appears at Tulane University's Lavin-Bernick Center later this week to discuss "The Future of Race and Economics: Income Equality, Health Care and Affordable Housing Under the New Administration." Noted economist and writer Dr. Julianne Malveaux will facilitate the conversation.

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  20. Tulane University Experts Available to Comment on FlynnRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Newswise

    Christopher Fettweis, associate professor of political science, is an expert in international relations and U.S. foreign policy. He can discuss the resignation of Michael Flynn as National Security Advisor and what it means moving forward.

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