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Student Support and Success Newsletter 10-13-2021

Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021

In this edition of our monthly student newsletter, you'll meet a SoPA alum who supports fellow veterans, a grad student working to improve national security, and a beloved professor who said his final farewell to the classroom.

Life’s journey leads veteran, SoPA alum Chris Cox to New Orleans, Tulane 

Chris Cox is giving back to his alma mater by supporting military veterans in Tulane’s student body as commander of a local VFW post.

SoPA grad student receives fall internship with House Homeland Security Committee 

Bennett Abrams is learning from some of the nation’s top experts.

Terrence Fitzmorris honored for longtime service to SoPA

Friends, colleagues, and former students of Terrence Fitzmorris paid homage to the beloved Tulane University scholar on Thursday, Sept. 23.

Read more on SoPA's news page.

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Featured Events  

Developing Your Personal Identity

In this workshop, participants will learn about personal branding in college and in the workplace. Registration required. Event takes place Thursday, Oct. 14 at noon.

SoPA to hosts several Homecoming 2021 activities

The Tulane School of Professional Advancement will host several activities for alumni. Events take place Nov. 8-13.


SoPA on Social  

Keep up with us by following @TulaneSoPA on all social media channels.



  • October 18:
    • Last Day to Drop
    • Last Day to Change to Pass/Fail
  • October 23-24: Designated Make-up Days 
  • November 8: Priority Registration for Spring 2021 Begins
  • November 13-14: Designated Make-up Days (Only Used in the Event of University Closure)
  • November 22-28: Thanksgiving Holiday - No Classes
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Making Headlines  

A sample of faculty, staff, and students who are mentioned in local and national news publications. 

Fox 8- Cybersecurity Month
Fox 8- Microsoft Ditches Passwords
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