REVERENCE — United States flags decorate the tomb of a U.S. serviceman on Friday (May 27) in Greenwood Cemetery. Memorial Day (May 31), which began as Decoration Day in 1868 to recognize fallen soldiers of the Civil War, is celebrated across the country to honor and remind us of those who have died while serving in all branches of the U.S. armed forces.
May 9–31, 2016
The Tulane School of Liberal Arts is the state of Louisiana’s host site for “First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shakespeare” — a national traveling exhibition of the Shakespeare First Folio, one of the world’s most treasured books. The exhibition in the Angela Gregory Gallery of the Newcomb Art Museum honors William Shakespeare in 2016, on the 400th anniversary of great playwright’s death. The exhibit is free and open to the public.
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