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The Altman Program supports events that promote an integrated approach towards liberal arts and business disciplines, address the interconnectedness of today's globalized world, and touch upon changing opportunities in global economies, politics, and culture - both from academic and practical points of views. Sign up to receive email notification of Altman-sponsored events.

Thinking about graduate school in public policy or international affairs?  -  Mar 10, 2020
Briana Suarez, International Admissions and Operations Manager with the Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs, will answer questions about:    Selecting a graduate program  Preparing an application  Paying for school  Career opportunities  And more!   DATE: Monday, March 16 ... more
How a Washington Assassination Brought Pinochet’s Terror State to Justice, March 25, 2020  -  Feb 20, 2020
A Lecture by Alan McPherson of Temple University Date: Wednesday, March 25, 2020 Time: 4 pm Location: Greenleaf Conference Room, Stone Center for Latin American Studies, 100 Jones Hall Sponsored by the Stone Center for Latin American Studies, the Altman Program in International Studies &... more
Keeping up with Altmans: Alec Devaprasad Conducts Research in Mexico  -  Feb 05, 2020
Alec Devaprasad of the 2021 cohort spent his summer in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, conducting an independent research project on the region’s education system. He interviewed individuals at various institutions, including Centro Victoria Casa de Hogar, Colegio Juan de la Barrera, and Universidad... more
Altman Program Lecture Series Fall 2019  -  Jan 29, 2020
The Altman Program sponsors both formal lectures open to the general Tulane population and informal talks by prominent figures in the business and liberal arts fields. Let’s take a look at some moments from events during the Fall 2019 semester. October 31, 2019 - HE Ivan Korcok, Ambassador... more
America's Love-Hate Relationship with The Bomb: U.S. Nuclear Policy in the 21st Century, November 14, 2019  -  Sep 30, 2019
Alexandra Bell, Senior Policy Director at the Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation, will give a lecture on current nuclear policy of the United States. Date:  Thursday, November 14, 2019 Time: 4:30 pm Location: Rogers Chapel, 1229 Broadway St.   
Refugees Crises Now: U.S. and UNHCR Policy in a Global Perspective, November 19, 2019  -  Sep 27, 2019
Jana Mason, U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees A closer look at the Americas, Syria, and the Rohingya Date: Tuesday, November 19, 2019 Time: 4 pmLocation: Diboll Gallery, The Commons This lecture is part of the Refugee Speaker Series at Tulane. Free and Open to the Public Questions? Please email... more
Velvet Revolution: 30 Years Later, October 31, 2019  -  Sep 27, 2019
HE Ivan Korcok, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Slovak Republic to the United States, Washington, D.C. Ambassador Korcok will speak about the 1989 events that resulted in the fall of the totalitarian regime and the re-introduction of democracy in the former Czechoslovakia. Date... more
Keeping up with Altmans: Elsa Rothenberg at the U.S. State Department  -  Aug 30, 2019
Elsa at the Harry S. Truman building, the location of the Main State Department office Elsa Rothenberg of the '21 cohort landed an internship with the U.S. State Department this summer. She sent us this synopsis of her amazing experience: "I spent this summer living and interning in Washington, D.... more
Keeping up with Altmans: Summer Program in Japan  -  Aug 12, 2019
Lisa Radin at a summer festival in Tokyo. Lisa Radin of the 2022 cohort spent part of her summer participating in Sophia University’s short-term summer program in Tokyo, Japan. Lisa started her summer with the rest of her cohort participating in the Altman Rising Sophomore Study Abroad Program in... more
Keeping up with Altmans: A Summer in Indonesia  -  Jul 08, 2019
Alex awaiting the arrival of the Acting U.S. Secretary of Defense As part of the U.S. State Department student intern program, Alex Duffy of the 2021 cohort is working as an intern this summer at the U.S. Embassy Jakarta in Jakarta, Indonesia. She took a few moments out of her busy schedule to... more