A Materials Boom at Tulane

Message from the Dean

After a brief stint as Interim Provost, I’m excited to have returned to my role as Dean in time to begin another year of academic success for the Tulane University School of Science and Engineering. It’s been an active summer, and we have been looking forward to welcoming many new faces to campus. The class of 2020 is the largest in Tulane’s history—1,850 new freshman, over 600 of whom have identified a primary major in the School of Science and Engineering.

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Upcoming Events — Highlights

School of Science and Engineering Distinguished Leadership Circle Reception
6 PM - 8 PM • Thursday, October 27, 2016
123 Walnut - Rooftop
Invitation Only

School of Science and Engineering 2016 Homecoming Celebration | Research Lab Tours
2 PM - 4 PM • Friday, October 28, 2016
Boggs Center for Energy & Biotechnology – First Floor Lobby
Everyone is Invited

School of Science and Engineering 2016 Homecoming Tailgating Tent
Time: TBA • Saturday, October 29, 2016
Lavin-Bernick Center for University Life Quad
Everyone is Invited

SSE Weekly Seminars
Week of October 24th, 2016
Open to the Public
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Tulane Researchers Awarded $4 Million to Study Oil’s Effects on Gulf

Vijay T. John
Vijay John, Leo S.
Weil Professor of

Proposals from three Tulane University researchers are among 22 being funded by the latest Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) program. More than $4 million will be awarded to scientists in the School of Science and Engineering, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine and Roger Thayer Stone Center for Latin American Studies.

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The mission of the Neuroscience Program is to provide students with a rich educational and scientific training in multiple biomedical disciplines as they relate to the brain and the nervous system.

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