Topic: leadership

Tulane students attending the 2023 Stamps Scholars National Convention pose in Atlanta with buildings in the background.

Scholarship Program Provides ‘life-changing’ Opportunities

Five Stamps Scholarships, which celebrate both academic achievement and leadership, are awarded to incoming first-year Tulane students every year.

photo portrait of Tulane alumna Kyla Denwood (SLA '21)


With a U.S. State Department grant, Tulane alumni and students formed a nonprofit organization to provide international affairs career guidance and mentorship to underrepresented students from noncoastal areas of the United States.

Kimberly Gramm sits at a conference table in front of a contemporary painting

A Coach for Innovation

Kimberly Gramm leads the new Innovation Institute, which is at the vanguard of improving lives and transforming New Orleans and the region by boosting breakthroughs and discoveries and spurring the creation of new businesses that will bring these advances to market faster.

President Michael Fitts leads commencement

‘‘Come Together.’’

The secret of President Michael Fitts’ seven strong years at Tulane as he leads in an unprecedented era.

Medical students gather at a Black Lives Matter protest

Racial Reckoning

Tulane renews and expands its commitment to making the university a more inclusive and supportive home for all. The time to act is now.

15 Black medical school students in white coatspose in front of Whitney Plantaion

‘Resilience Is in Our DNA’

A photo of African American students from Tulane School of Medicine made national news in December after it went “viral” on social media.

thumbnail of Erica Washington in front of Bea Fields House

Why I Volunteer for Tulane

Tulane’s synonymity with New Orleans is what drew me to the university.

Liz Davey, director of the Office of Sustainability stands with trees near Dinwiddie Hall

Green Impact

Liz Davey, director of the Office of Sustainability, has worked closely with students and administrators for 20 years on recycling efforts, energy efficiency and sustainable construction to get to this point, but there’s still more to do.

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Center of the Action

The Newcomb Institute evolves in the 21st century, taking a prominent place in The Commons and carrying on Josephine Louise Newcomb’s vision for women’s education.