community development

Francophone mayors from five continents convene in NOLA to think locally and act globally on development issues

Apr
08

“Think globally, act locally!” Anne Hidalgo, Mayor of Paris and current President of the International Association of Francophone Mayors (AIMF) thus summed up the crucial role of mayors in areas such as economic development, social growth, the environment, cultural understanding, and global peace.

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City, Culture, and Community Graduate Student Symposium

Social Justice and the City

This symposium is an opportunity for graduate student scholars to present their work in an interdisciplinary environment. We are interested in how scholars frame issues of social justice in terms of disaster resilience, urban design and planning, public participation in policy, and the environment in the context of urban change. Approaching the tenth anniversary year of Hurricane Katrina, this symposium is an opportunity to explore urban equity in a global context.

Event Date: 
Friday, March 6, 2015 - 8:30am

Tulane Center for Public Service is now accepting proposals for the Graduate Community-Engaged Fellowship Program

Dec
09

The Tulane Center for Public Service is now accepting proposals for the newly created Graduate Community-Engaged Fellowship Program. The deadline to submit proposals is Friday, December 19.

Program Goals

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Bringing some Payson-style logic to a national microfinance event

Nov
19

This past weekend, two other Tulane undergraduates and I attended the sixth annual Lend for America Summit. This year held at UC Berkeley, the Summit brings together students and professionals active in the American microfinance industry. This year’s theme was “Activating Impact”, with a focus on how to provide the highest quality services to micro-entrepreneurs in communities around the country.

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Food Day 2014

Sep
24

Food Day inspires Americans to change their diets and our food policies. Every October 24, thousands of events all around the country bring Americans together to celebrate and enjoy real food and to push for improved food policies.

The ways that Paysonites, or anyone for that matter, can get involved is:

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Teach for America Roundtable: Conversation about Education in New Orleans

Sep
16

CELT-SI and the OMA invite you to join Teach For America in a roundtable discussion to begin a dialogue between TFA and with Tulane students. Discuss TFA with members from the community, Tulane alumnae, and fellow Tulane students. It will be a great way to explore Tulane students' opinions about the organization, learn more about TFA, and learn what TFA has done for those already influenced by it. 

Roundtable members include:
* Arianna Spiros, Tulane University Grad, 2nd year TFA Corps Member

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Farm to Table International Symposium New Orleans

Jul
30

The Farm to Table International Symposium (F2Ti) is an annual event featuring the brightest thought leaders and leading practitioners in the burgeoning farm-to-table movement. F2Ti explores the cultivation, distribution, and consumption of food and drink sourced locally. Topics include the best practices for urban farming, bringing products to market, sourcing locally, sustainability and the latest with the imposing Food Safety Modernization Act. F2Ti is produced by the New Orleans Ernest N.

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Farm to Table International Symposium New Orleans

Jul
30

The Farm to Table International Symposium (F2Ti) is an annual event featuring the brightest thought leaders and leading practitioners in the burgeoning farm-to-table movement. F2Ti explores the cultivation, distribution, and consumption of food and drink sourced locally. Topics include the best practices for urban farming, bringing products to market, sourcing locally, sustainability and the latest with the imposing Food Safety Modernization Act. F2Ti is produced by the New Orleans Ernest N.

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Farm to Table International Symposium New Orleans

Jul
30

The Farm to Table International Symposium (F2Ti) is an annual event featuring the brightest thought leaders and leading practitioners in the burgeoning farm-to-table movement. F2Ti explores the cultivation, distribution, and consumption of food and drink sourced locally. Topics include the best practices for urban farming, bringing products to market, sourcing locally, sustainability and the latest with the imposing Food Safety Modernization Act. F2Ti is produced by the New Orleans Ernest N.

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Farm to Table International Symposium New Orleans

Jul
30

The Farm to Table International Symposium (F2Ti) is an annual event featuring the brightest thought leaders and leading practitioners in the burgeoning farm-to-table movement. F2Ti explores the cultivation, distribution, and consumption of food and drink sourced locally. Topics include the best practices for urban farming, bringing products to market, sourcing locally, sustainability and the latest with the imposing Food Safety Modernization Act. F2Ti is produced by the New Orleans Ernest N.

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