It wasnâ€™t that long ago that the idea surfaced to use the power of theÂ Mississippi River as a source for energy. But it turns out that turbines placed near New Orleans werenâ€™t going to be that effective after all. So some smart folks at TulaneÂ University have come up with other ideas.
The Tulane University football program has undergone a dramatic resurgence in the past two years, spurred by the hiring of former Saints receivers coach Curtis Johnson, the rapid construction of a new on-campus football stadium, and a commitment from a university administration involved in the intricacies of college football management on a national level.
The NFL Players Association announced the launch this week of The Trust, a program created to assist former NFL players in the transition to life after professional football.
One major component of The Trust is the Brain and Body program, which will provide participants with medical evaluations and care. Tulane University here in New Orleans is one of The Trustâ€™s three national medical providers.
The NFL Players Association, the union representing active NFL players, announced the creation today ofÂ The Trust, a program dedicated to assisting players in their transition away from professional football.
Tulane University calling for community service volunteers.
Tulane University is launching a call for volunteers to perform 750,000 hours of community service as a tribute to retiring school President Scott Cowen. The project is open to Tulane students, faculty and the community at large.