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Two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward to give Tulane commencement address

NEW ORLEANS — Two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward will deliver the keynote address for Tulane University’s commencement May 19.

According to a news release from Tulane, Ward has been hailed as the heir to William Faulkner and was one of TIME magazine’s Most Influential People of 2018. 394 more words


The Executive MBA Program at Tulane University

A former Wall Street executive with experience working for companies such as Crown Growth Partners, Geoff Block guides RLB Squared, LLC, in South Carolina. To prepare for his career, Geoff Block earned a bachelor’s degree from Tulane University, and he supports his alma mater through donations to the university’s business school. 156 more words

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300 students battle for $65k in scholarships & prizes at New Orleans Science and Engineering Fair

NEW ORLEANS — The 62nd Greater New Orleans Science and Engineering Fair is underway at Tulane University’s Lavin-Bernick Center.

More than $65,000 dollars in scholarships and prizes are on the line. 141 more words


Not at Costco! Don't say 'Nutella' like this: there's a new nut butter in town

NEW ORLEANS –  Let the hazelnut wars begin.

Costco fires the first shot.

Costco now has its own version of Nutella, the beloved by billions creamy spread made from hazelnuts with cocoa mixed in. 265 more words


44-year-old man arrested for string of sexual battery incidents around Tulane's campus

NEW ORLEANS – The NOPD has arrested a 44-year-old man they say was riding a bicycle around Tulane University and assaulting female students.

Kendrick Shorts has been charged with misdemeanor sexual battery in connection to a string of sexual battery reports around Tulane’s campus. 102 more words


Amistad Research Center a mecca of civil rights, racial history resources

NEW ORLEANS — February is Black History Month, a month-long celebration remembering the important contributions that African Americans have made in our nation’s history.

In honor of Black History Month, News with a Twist is featuring the people and places of New Orleans and beyond that helped to shape our community. 263 more words

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