INSTRUMENTAL — Students in the Tulane Jazz Studies program perform during a tribute to legendary New Orleans drummer Idris Muhammad on Thursday (Oct. 16). Muhammad, an internationally respected musician, died this year at the age of 74. The performance was part of the Jazz at the Rat concert series held in Der Rathskeller in the Lavin-Bernick Center.
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Wednesday, Oct. 22, 6 p.m.
What are the most successful strategies for changing the world? Scott Sherman, a writer and researcher on the most effective methods of social change, will speak on the uptown campus. Sherman has worked on nonviolence and social justice projects from the war-torn island of Sri Lanka to the inner cities of America. He is an expert on the most effective ways that citizens succeed in creating social progress and innovation. Sherman’s work on nonviolent social change projects has been praised by such Nobel Peace Prize Laureates as the Dalai Lama and the late Mother Teresa and eventually led him to found the Transformative Action Institute. He is also a nationally recognized speaker on environmental regeneration. His talk, hosted the Tulane Center for Engaged Learning and Teaching (CELT) and by CELT Social Innovation Engagement, is free and open to the public.
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