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Impending Weather Alert: Friday, May 25, 2018

Campus preparations will begin on Friday, May 25. On the downtown campus, flood boards will be installed at all rear and side entrances to buildings; please only use front doors. On the uptown campus, storm drains and rooftops will be inspected, and sand bags will be placed in known problem areas. 

Fixed line and TapRide transportation operated by Shuttles & Transportation will also be affected. Please click here to view transportation alerts.

Keep palm and carry on

January 29, 2018 - 3:00pm  | Paula Burch-Celentano pburch@tulane.edu

 

 

 

 

Just outside Irby Residence Hall, a large phoenix canariensis palm tree commands the attention of passersby. Also known as a Canary Island date palm, the tree is approximately 50 to 60 years old, planted not long after Irby’s construction in 1956.