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 Tulane Empowers

Students help make birth safer
Tulane students collaborate with Birthing Project USA to reduce the number of mothers who die in childbirth and babies who die in the first year of life.
 
Plan to turn algae into oil wins prize
Tulane team wins this year’s Domain Cos. New Orleans Entrepreneur Challenge for ReactWell, with a patent-pending technology to convert algae into crude oil.
 
Healthy picking: Abundant fruit for needy families
Tulane alumna Megan Nuismer leads a team of volunteers who gather fruit that’s free for the picking, and donate it to community organizations.
 
Medical student learns as he gives back
A second-year medical student, Mike Bosworth benefits from “adopt-a-student” program.
 
Cuts in benefits, services are unfair to women
“Women need jobs, not cuts,” declares National Organization for Women president Terry O’Neill, a Tulane law alumna.
 
Finding a path to social justice
Aaron Schneider, the Glazer Professor in Social Entrepreneurship, wants to use his endowed professorship to view social innovation through a social justice lens. View the video.

New program aims to produce global scholars

The Altman Program in International Studies & Business is made possible through an $8.3 million gift from Jeffrey A. Altman, a 1988 Tulane business alumnus. 

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Graduates of The Altman Program will qualify for careers in international business, government, the nonprofit world and nongovernmental organizations, say Myke Yest and Casey Love, who co-direct the program. (Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano)

 

November 5, 2012

Mark Miester
mark@tulane.edu

This fall, Tulane University launched a new interdisciplinary program aimed at preparing students to take on the challenges of an increasingly interconnected world. It combines business savvy with global thinking, say professors of practice Myke Yest and Casey Love, who co-direct the program.

The Altman Program in International Studies & Business is a four-year undergraduate program that brings together advanced language training with business and liberal arts education. More...

 

 

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