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 Tulane Empowers

Nonstop excitement under way at Helluva Hullabaloo Auction
“Downton Abbey” tour, World Series tickets and a Super Bowl raffle are among items at the 12th annual auction benefiting Tulane student-athletes and Empowers programs.
 
Inspiring teens for healthcare careers
Instead of watching “ER” on TV, this group of high school students learned directly from medical students what it might be like to be doctors.
 
Match game on campus looks for potential donors
Students are swabbing the cheeks of volunteers, whose tissue data will be entered into the National Bone Marrow Registry.
 
Grow Dat Youth Farm gets boost from NCAA
Langston Hughes Academy students will join Tulane student-athletes to plant citrus trees on the farm’s new four-acre home in City Park.
 
Little changes, big impact
Laura Murphy, social entrepreneurship professor, discusses the impact of social innovation that she has observed in rural Africa. View the video.
 
Got beads? Throw ’Em to Charity!
Recycled Mardi Gras beads that are donated to the nonprofit Arc benefit intellectually disabled citizens. View the video.

Scott Cowen named New Orleanian of the Year

President Cowen has been acknowledged for his work on behalf of public schools, his leadership at Tulane and his service to the city. 

Pres Cowen
Gambit weekly writes that Tulane President Scott Cowen “helped his school and his adopted city after Hurricane Katrina. Both are now stronger than ever.” (Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano)


January 6, 2012

Carol J. Schlueter
cjs@tulane.edu

He’s a New Jersey native, but Scott Cowen has called the Crescent City home since 1998 when he became president of Tulane University. Now Gambit weekly has acknowledged his role in leading the resurgence of Tulane and its home city, naming him a “New Orleanian of the Year 2012.” More...


 

 

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