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President’s Teaching Awards go to professors of law and math - May 18, 2017
Two President’s Awards for Graduate and Professional Teaching will be bestowed during Commencement 2017. The recipients are Janet C. Hoeffel, Catherine D. Pierson Professor of Law at Tulane University Law School, and Victor Moll, professor of...

Grad argues his way to law school record - May 01, 2017
Effective courtroom lawyering requires knowing the facts of the case and the applicable law, but also the art of advocacy. Third-year Tulane Law School student William Igbokwe said he’s spent hours practicing hand gestures and facial expressions,...

Tulane law professor featured on ‘60 Minutes’ - April 21, 2017
“60 Minutes” recently examined New Orleans' overburdened public defender system and talked with Tulane Law School Professor Pam Metzger, who has long worked to improve it. Watch the segment here.

Alumnus aims to Save the Blues - April 17, 2017
In James Brown’s classic song “Night Train,” the godfather of soul rasps the line: “And don't forget New Orleans, the home of the blues.” As executive director of the Save the Blues Foundation, Tulane University alumnus Ric Stewart channeled the...

Bamboo clothing pioneer opens first retail store in NOLA - March 30, 2017
When Melissa Arnot became the first woman to reach Mount Everest’s summit without using supplemental oxygen in 2016, she kept warm by layering apparel provided by tasc Performance, a local sportswear company co-founded by Tulane University alumnus...

Tulane course studies child abuse from different perspectives - February 23, 2017
A trip to the Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office, a visit to the New Orleans Children’s Advocacy Center (NOCAC), and a visit to the Behavioral Neurodevelopmental Genetics laboratory are signature parts  of a new undergraduate course focused on...

Immigration ban disruptive, hard to defend, say Tulane experts - February 09, 2017
The Trump administration’s hasty immigration crackdown has panicked families, sent dangerous signals to the rest of the world and burdened lawyers trying to defend the executive actions, lawyers and scholars said at a Tulane University Law School...

All are winners in Special Olympics basketball game - February 06, 2017
The inaugural Special Olympics Unified Rivalry Basketball Game was held Saturday at the Reily Center on the uptown campus of Tulane University. Two teams, one comprised of Tulane students and Special Olympic athletes and the other of LSU students...

MEDIA ADVISORY: Tulane legal scholars to discuss Trump’s immigration order - February 06, 2017
What: Implications of Executive Action on Immigration, a panel discussion featuring Tulane University scholars on immigration, constitutional and international law. They will discuss the impact and implications of President Trump’s Jan. 27 executive...

Leadership, coaching and accepting adversity - January 27, 2017
Marc Trestman is best known for his career coaching professional football, yet few knew that he was once an aspiring lawyer. On Thursday, the Tulane Sports Law Program presented a talk by Trestman at the Tulane University Law School about the impact...

Tulane summer abroad focuses on legal issues of refugees - December 15, 2016
The mass migration of people seeking safety or a better life is a thread running through human history: it connects settlers of the American West, Irish who landed on the U.S. East Coast, Cubans fearing persecution, Cambodians fleeing the deadly...

There is only one true Blue Dog - December 09, 2016
“I grew up in a world where dogs were blue,” Tulane Law alumnus Jacques Rodrigue (L ’07) told dozens of law students who filled a Magazine Street art gallery. He then proceeded to explain how he protects his father’s beloved Blue Dog from copycats...

Essential advice for living with water - December 09, 2016
The rhythms and resources of water define Louisiana and New Orleans. Even our sense of direction comes from the Mississippi River and Lake Pontchartrain. Who knows where north and south, east and west are? It’s the lake or river side of streets by...

Living With Water - December 07, 2016
The rhythms and resources of water define Louisiana and New Orleans. Even our sense of direction comes from the Mississippi River and Lake Pontchartrain. Who knows where north and south, east and west are? It’s the lake or river side of streets by...

Tough scrutiny of U.S.—China relations predicted - November 21, 2016
The Donald Trump administration is likely to seek mutually beneficial deals between the United States and China but will press for more trade balance, a top U.S. energy representative said during a day-long forum at Tulane University Law School...

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