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Great teaching, unique and unbelievably numerous courses, research opportunities and students who are the best and brightest are at the core of the Tulane experience.
Ok, we know every university says this, but here’s why Tulane is special.

Samanthah Kurtz
Tulane PhD student wins regional Three Minute Thesis Competition

On Feb. 16, Tulane bioinnovation PhD student Samantha Kurtz was selected as the winner of the 2019 Three Minute Thesis Competition.

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William Brumfield
Tulane professor receives high praise from Russian Ambassador

Tulane University professor William Brumfield has dedicated much of his life and career to showcasing Russian architecture through breathtaking photos of the country’s cathedrals and historic sites. This week, Brumfield was lauded for his work by Russian Ambassador Anatoly Antonov during a visit to the Embassy of the Russian Federation to the United States of America in Washington, D.C.

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Gargoyle on Notre Dame in Paris
Preservation studies expert talks about fire, restoration at Notre Dame Cathedral

John Stubbs, director of preservation studies at Tulane University School of Architecture, has studied and written about Notre Dame Cathedral in France and teaches about the iconic structure in the Master of Preservation Studies program.  Stubbs explains how this 856-year old monument stands as an example of loss and restoration.

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Sarah Gray
Tulane researcher wins Early Career Award for work in child development

Sarah Gray, an assistant professor of psychology at Tulane University, is one of five recipients of a prestigious Early Career Award from the Society for Research in Child Development (SRCD).

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So what else makes us different? You! Maybe you will do a double, triple or quadruple major.  Maybe you will study abroad.  Maybe you will invent something to make life better.
What you will definitely do is take advantage of the way Tulane has broken down the silos between schools so it is easy for you to take a creative, designed-just-for-you curriculum.

Suppose neuroscience appeals to you but Shakespeare really gets you, and vice versa. No problem. Your advisors will help chart a course just right for you and your aspirations. To thine own self be true, right?

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Michael Cunningham
Faculty Spotlight
Suzanne and Stephen Weiss Presidential Fellow
Michael Cunningham holds the academic rank of Professor at Tulane University. He has a joint faculty appointment in the Department of Psychology and the undergraduate program in Africana Studies.  He serves as an Associate Provost for Graduate...