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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.
 
India journey brings classroom to life
Tulane students earn service-learning hours by volunteering with social service organizations in India that serve Tibetan refugees.
 
Fruit trees bring more opportunity for Grow Dat
As part of Final Four week, Tulane student-athletes join middle school students in planting satsuma trees at Grow Dat Youth Farm.
 
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.
 
Making the Next Generation Heart Smart
Dr. Gerald Berenson believes heart-disease prevention should begin in childhood. View the video.
 
Center Links Campus and Community
New initiative will enable students to engage in innovative learning both within and outside the classroom.

Social work professorship to help young professors grow

The professorship honors Sonja Bilger Romanowski, a 1962 Newcomb College graduate in psychology and 1964 master of social work recipient. 

SSW investiture
The professorship endowed by Sonja Bilger Romanowski, right, supports the work of assistant professor Madeline Lee, left, who studies how accreditation can improve services for children and families. (Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano)

 

January 30, 2013

Joseph Halm
jhalm@tulane.edu

Madeline Lee’s passion is helping vulnerable children and families who are navigating the crossroads of child welfare, mental health and special education systems, and thanks to a new Tulane professorship, she’ll have some extra support to do that.

The newly created Sonja Bilger Romanowski Professorship in Social Work at Tulane University will be used to support the research and scholarship of faculty members in the early stages of their careers. Appointments are for three-year periods. More...

 

 

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