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National Book Award winner and decorated author Barry Lopez will give a reading of and talk about his work at Tulane on March 2nd, 6:00 PM, Diboll Gallery (Room 300), The Commons. This is the final event of the 2019-2020 Environmental Studies Speaker Series, "American Water and Actual Air."
Over a long and decorated career, Lopez has written with vividness and specificity about the natural world and the people and creatures for whom the landscape is home. Robert McFarlane of the Guardian describes the experience of first reading Lopez's work thus: 


The story of Tulane University would not be complete without the contributions of many important people from diverse backgrounds who have made a substantial and lasting impact on our campus.

One of Cuba's mos influential musicians and producers, Robertico Carcassés, joins the Chair of Tulane's Music Department, Dan Sharp, for a live interview about his career and ongoing projects.
Pianist, composer, and producer Robertico Carcassés is one of the most vital influencers in Cuban music today. During his impressive career, Carcassés has toured and recorded with many of Cuba’s top pop, jazz, timba and singer-songwriters, including Descemer Bueno, Dafnis Prieto, Yosvany Terry, Santiago Feliú, César López, and Alfred Thompson.

On Wednesday, October 30th from 3:00pm to 5:00pm there will be a presentation on International careers by the Political Science Department in 108 Jones Hall.  
Prof. Dauphine Sloan will speak on International Development careers from 3pm to 4pm.
Prof. Mark Gasiorowski will speak on International Affairs careers from 4pm to 5pm.

The Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health welcomes you to a seminar teaching you how to navigate the American Public Health Association's annual conference.  You will learn basic background information for the conference, hosted this year in Philadelphia, PA from Nov 2-6, 2019.  You will also learn how to plan your time while attending the conference, while navigating over 1000 presentations and many poster sessions.
For mor information, contact John Marmion at or (504) 988-2090.

Join the Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health for a seminar to learn how to network for career development and personal growth.  At the seminar you will learn why it is important to network for your career development, how to network at the American Public Health Association's annual conference and how to meet people relevant to your field of expertise. You will also learn how tools such as Linked In and your resume will help you network.

Join us for an interesting seminar on how to create a poster presentation and why it is important.  You will learn why it is a good idea to present your work at conferences, different abstract formats and how to design a poster for different audiences.  You will also learn poster details like sizing your poster, best fonts to use and how to incorporate graphics into your poster for visual appeal.

Tulane's Center for Aging presents:
James F. Nelson, Ph.D.
Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies
This seminar is supported by the COBRE in Aging and Regenerative Medicine grant from NIGMS

For more information contact: Natasha Coen via email to or by phone at 504-988-8998.