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Microbiologist awarded $300K to study foodborne pathogens in meats

University of Tulsa faculty member Mohamed K. Fakhr has been awarded a…

Nursing student Rachel Hamel’s Guatemala experience

Nursing senior and student athlete Rachel Hamel's education provided global experience. Now,…

Grateful family’s gift funds sensory wall

Rachel and Adam Croft brought their daughter Mackenzie to The University of…

TU DNP candidate and Schweitzer Fellow providing health education

Catherine Browne is a doctoral candidate in the nurse anesthesia program at…

woman working in TU biology lab on petri dish project

TU creates Oxley College of Health and Natural Sciences

The University of Tulsa has announced that the biology, chemistry, geosciences and…

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Maria Paszkowiak honored with 2021 Marcy Lawless Service Award

A tireless, enthusiastic volunteer on campus and with community-focused organizations beyond, this…

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Advanced practice nursing alumna strives to eliminate health care disparities in rural Oklahoma

Accessing health care is an enormous challenge for many Americans, especially for…

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Speech-language pathologists at the frontlines of COVID-19 patient care

Graduates of TU’s speech-language pathology programs are in the thick of helping…

The word NOVA in capital letters and an old-fashioned light bulb held aloft by a hand

Two students, four faculty awarded NOVA Fellowship FuTUre Fund innovation prizes

The NOVA Fellowship at The University of Tulsa has awarded FuTUre Fund…

Professor Mohamed Fakhr in his lab wearing a white lab coat and examining a test tube containing a dark liquid

Secrets of the pathogens: Biological science researcher awarded grant to study major cause of foodborne illness

The USDA has awarded Mohamed Fakhr a major grant to analyze six…

Rosa Zavaleta sitting at an outdoor table, wearing clinical scrubs, smiling and working on a laptop computer

Exploring communication partners

Speech-language pathology student Rosa Zavaleta's TURC research aims to uncover the traits…

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Brain structures and mental disorders: What’s the connection?

Computer science Ph.D. candidate Bohan Xu and his fellow researchers are using…

Bachelor of science student Rachael Shewey wearing hospital scrubs and a face mask outdoors

On the job: TU nursing students develop their skills and care for patients during summer externships

For 12 of TU’s nursing students, the summer between junior and senior…

A family nurse practitioner student examining the ear of a high school student

Advanced practice nursing students bring care into the community

Students in TU’s Family Nurse Practitioner program expand access to care while…

speech-language pathology student Ashton Clark seated at a table while working at a laptop computer

Digital voices: Speech-language pathology students embrace online care delivery

Since launching in spring, telepractice consultations have enabled speech-language pathology master’s students…

campus

Statement from TU’s Office of Diversity & Engagement

As a community, we have to hold each other accountable to teach…

Matthew Tygart on campus in sunset

Lighting up the night while supporting students at TU Uncorked 2020

TU Uncorked 2020 and Alumni Association Scholarship Fund supporters celebrated virtually with…

A crowd of protesters near the Interstate 244 overpass in Tulsa

No ordinary Sunday: Nursing alumna marches for racial justice, administers life-saving care

When Chelsea Ridener (BSN '20) decided to take part in the May…

Family nurse practitioner program graduate Charlon Orr (DNP '20) at Bayless Plaza

Beyond the blues: Early detection of postpartum depression risk

One in eight women experiences postpartum depression. Family nurse practitioner graduate Charlon…