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Tulane Law School offers online master’s degree - November 18, 2016
Tulane Law School ventured into the world of online-only legal education in 2016, offering a master’s degree in labor and employment law to meet the needs of human resources professionals facing increasingly complex regulations. The Master of...

Mock trial tests Tulane law and medical students - November 16, 2016
The defendant, according to his attorney, shot and killed his cancer-stricken father because voices were telling him to put him out of his misery. He asked the judge to acquit him because he was insane at the time of the crime. “Delusional thoughts...

Seven Tulane women at the top of their game - November 14, 2016
  Chroniclers of history may proclaim 2016 as the Year of the Woman, largely because it was the first time in history that a woman was a major political party’s nominee for president of the United States. However, it should be duly noted that 96...

Women at the top of their game - November 14, 2016
Chroniclers of history may proclaim 2016 as the Year of the Woman, largely because it was the first time in history that a woman was a major political party’s nominee for president of the United States. However, it should be duly noted that 96 years...

From Mardi Gras to John Oliver, law blogs test ideas - November 08, 2016
Talk about legal hypotheticals: Professor Sally Brown Richardson used Mardi Gras ladders to discuss possession, king cake babies to teach finders law, Krewe of Muses shoes to talk about property valuation and 8-year-olds’ sleepovers to explain...

Legal training helpful in public service careers - November 01, 2016
A lawyer who started his career in his family’s small-town practice, Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards told Tulane University Law School students that he has called on his legal training to tackle problems as a legislator and now as the state’s top...

Law student speaks for victims of sexual violence - October 28, 2016
Tulane University Law School student Margaret Martin did not participate in the annual Take Back the Night event like she had in past years. This time, she was the keynote speaker. Take Back the Night, held Thursday (Oct. 28), is an event designed...

Sign up - October 10, 2016
Second-year law student Shane Copelin, left, and Tania Motos, a junior in paralegal studies bide their time in the Stern Hall breezeway on Friday morning (Oct. 7) while waiting to assist passersby with registering to vote in the upcoming...

Where media meets law - September 15, 2016
In a conversation that ranged from mass publication of the Hulk Hogan sex tape to the public’s right to know about presidential candidates’ medical records, former media attorney and newspaper publisher Larry Aldrich (L ’77) engaged a Tulane Law...

Music fest in Uganda has dual mission - September 14, 2016
When Andrew Ward talks about the “New Orleans model,” he isn’t talking about hurricanes. He means the enthusiasm with which New Orleanians gather for music. Ward used that model to put together a free music festival in Uganda that also helps...

Values drive Cowen Scholars fund - September 09, 2016
Twenty-nine undergraduate and graduate students make up the first group of Cowen Scholars for the 2016–17 academic year. The program, a fund of endowed scholarships, recognizes President Scott Cowen’s leadership, passion and service to Tulane and to...

Coleman family expands international law support - September 06, 2016
The eclectic décor at James “Jimmy” Coleman Jr.’s home on Audubon Place near the Tulane University campus reflects a broad appreciation of the world, from the photos of British royalty who’ve visited to the risqué Medusa sculpture from Venice....

In with a bang - August 29, 2016
Convocation is a celebration of all things Tulane with a sweet shot of New Orleans flavor. 

Flood insurance is essential protection - August 25, 2016
As a huge swath of Louisiana — virtually the southern third of the state — mops up water and clears out damage from epic flooding two weeks ago, there are lessons to be learned.  The No. 1 lesson is: Protect yourself with flood insurance. “...

Tulane Law appoints five to named professorships - August 24, 2016
Five Tulane Law School faculty members appointed to professorships this summer are informing public debate across the United States and abroad with their influential legal scholarship and insight. Sally Richardson, who received the Charles E....

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