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- Negative campaign ads may hurt female candidates, especially Democrats, more than men, according to a new study co-authored by a Tulane University researcher.
- Atlanta startup Quest Renewables helps power Atlanta's new football stadium with solar technology developed at Georgia Tech.
- Your smartphone reduces brain power when it's within reach — even if it’s off, according to a new study at the University of Texas at Austin.
- Harvard researchers have teamed up with local fire departments to examine on-site health threats, including cancer.
- A 29-year study of homogenous population in San Diego, Calif., shows moderate drinking did not impair cognitive health in older adults.
How AAU Makes a Difference
Founded in 1900, the Association of American Universities comprises 62 distinguished research universities across the United States that continually advance society through education, research, and discovery. Our universities earn the majority of competitively awarded federal funding for academic research and are educating tomorrow’s visionary leaders and global citizens.
Innovative Tubing Improves Mobility for Team Gleason House PatientsFrom the moment they walked into the Team Gleason House for Innovative Living in August 2016, Tulane biomedical engineering seniors Justin Baris, Joy Jason, Allen Zhang and Katherine Brocker had one goal—to take their three years of study and create a Senior Team Design project that would help residents.