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Learning in the Real World

Learning in the Real World

It is a commonly held belief that experiential learning is one of the best ways to learn a concept. By applying what you have learned in the classroom and interacting with it in a real and impressionable way, you are more likely to learn that knowledge or concept. The Research […]

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Two Amazing Years in New Orleans

Two Amazing Years in New Orleans

I set foot in New Orleans on a warm summer evening 22 months ago. Although I was in the U.S. many times before, it was my first time in the world famous city of New Orleans (or Nola as many like to call it). The culture shock was immediate. It […]

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Getting Around in New Orleans

Getting Around in New Orleans

Phase two of moving into a new city has always been, how do I get around? For the first timers in the city, figuring out travel can be tricky. New Orleans does not have the public transportation facilities like New York City, but it’s also not as vast as Los […]

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Spring is Springing in New Orleans

Spring is Springing in New Orleans

While the record breaking snow and cold in Boston has been grabbing headlines recently, spring is springing in New Orleans. This picture of the Audubon Golf Course Clubhouse was taken Sunday, February 22, 2015 when temperatures rose into the 70s. The Audubon Golf Course is located in Audubon Park across […]

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New Orleans Ranked as America’s #1 Brainpower City

New Orleans Ranked as America’s #1 Brainpower City

Forbes ranks New Orleans #1 as America’s New Brainpower City due to the robust job growth and affordable cost of living. The survey is based on where college graduates are settling using 51 metropolitan areas. The results showed the fastest-growing brain hubs are in the South and Intermountain West. New Orleans tied with […]

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Freeman Days Alumni Reception

Freeman Days Alumni Reception

Last Thursday, Freeman Days New Orleans kicked off with an alumni reception at the Hyatt Regency downtown. Both undergraduate and graduate level Freeman students gathered in the Empire ballroom to meet and mingle with alumni and business representatives from all over the country. Alumni and recruiters were given color-coded nametag […]

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Closed Doors for the Sneauxday

Closed Doors for the Sneauxday

A first for many in New Orleans—Tulane cancelled class due to inclement weather (read: CHANCE of snow flurries) on Tuesday, January 28th and Wednesday, January 29th. Threat of dangerous roads aside, students hurriedly made plans for happy hours, Commander’s Palace, Chili Cook Offs, and Fat Harry’s. Minutes following Tulane’s announcement […]

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Finding Housing in New Orleans

Finding Housing in New Orleans

Finding housing in New Orleans can be daunting, and it can be even worse when you are an international student moving to the States for the first time. With this in mind, we asked some of our current students how they found housing before they moved to Nola. When I […]

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National Geographic Names New Orleans Top Spot to Visit in 2014

National Geographic Names New Orleans Top Spot to Visit in 2014

This year, National Geographic named New Orleans one of the best places to visit in 2014. Between the music, the food, and the history, New Orleans has a lot to offer visitors year-round. While the article doesn’t cover everything New Orleans has to offer, it gives a good snapshot of what […]

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“New” to New Orleans

“New” to New Orleans

I’m thrilled to be working at Tulane for the same reasons that you will enjoy being a Tulane student. I moved to New Orleans recently, in the summer of 2012 to join the Freeman School as the Director of Graduate Admissions. A year has gone by and I’ve done a […]

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