Alumnus Connects Tulane to Microscope's History

In the mid 1800’s, the United States was not on the forefront of scientific innovation—Europe dominated the field. That makes it all the more fascinating that two of the most ground-breaking scientific inventions in microscopy occurred in the United States – at Tulane University, says Lary Walker (G ’76, ’79).

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Upcoming Events — Highlights

Special University Seminar – Hosted by the Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences
Dr. Christopher Paola, Distinguished Professor, University of Minnesota
River Deltas: Sink or Swim

2 PM • Friday May 13, 2016
Woldenberg Art Center, Room 205 – Freeman Auditorium
Reception following lecture
Everyone is Invited
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Weekly seminars will resume in the fall semester.


The Future Celebrated: Research Day in the School of Science and Engineering


New publications, insights, and applications arise from researchers in the School of Science and Engineering on a regular basis, advancing their fields and shaping our world. Yet on one special day each spring, those advances are singled out for special recognition: at the annual SSE Research Day, held this year on April 8.

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Cell and Molecular Biology

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