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Fitts delivers State of the University address, outlines Tulane’s projects and goals

Fitts gives his State of the University address
September 6, 2019

Each year, President Michael Fitts hosts a State of the University address. Aimed primarily at Tulane staff, the speech outlines the University’s latest achievements and biggest goals. At this year’s...

Apple CEO Tim Cook delivers commencement speech for Tulane’s Class of 2019

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May 21, 2019

Few life events are as consequential or memorable as a college graduation. Each year, Tulane hosts graduation in New Orleans' massive Mercedes-Benz Superdome and puts on a ceremony meant to match the significance...

USG calls on administration to reaffirm support for transgender Tulanians

USG calls on administration to reaffirm support for transgender Tulanians
October 25, 2018

Last night, the Undergraduate Student Government passed a resolution which called on President Mike Fitts to reaffirm Tulane’s support for transgender members of the community. On Sunday, the U.S....

President Fitts gives State of the University address

Tulane Spirit Award
September 14, 2018

President Michael Fitts gave his annual State of the University address at 3 p.m. today in McAlister Auditorium. Fitts honored several staff members with Tulane Spirit Awards and thanked all faculty...

The dynasty and the underdog: Tulane prepares for Super Bowl LII

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January 31, 2018

The NFL season will end with Super Bowl LII on Feb. 4, 2018, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Though the game will be played more than 1,000 miles away, Tulane students and staff alike are preparing to watch...

Fitts, Hertz pen “Special Message” on alcohol, substance abuse

September 19, 2017

In an email sent on Monday to all administrators, faculty, staff and students, Tulane President Michael Fitts and Doug Hertz, chair of the Tulane Board of Trustees, jointly issued "A Special Message on...

Class of 2021 most academically qualified, diverse class yet

Twenty-one percent of Tulane's 35,622 applicants for the 2017-18 academic year were admitted. The class of 2021 is comprised of five percent international students and 22 percent students of color.
August 24, 2017

Harder, better, smarter, stronger: the Class of 2021 welcomes 1,897 students with more intellect and from more diverse backgrounds than any previous class of Tulane students. With 35,622 applicants...

Fitts unveils School of Continuing Studies rebranding

Fitts unveils School of Continuing Studies rebranding
April 10, 2017

The School of Continuing Studies, as old as Tulane itself, underwent a complete rebranding. During a private ceremony on Thursday, President Michael Fitts announced the school's new name, The School...

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