Daily Archives: May 14, 2006

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Jaroslav Pelikan RIP

I just read this Jaroslav Pelikan RIP on Kendall Harmon’s blog. I cannot find confirmation of this, but indeed it is a loss for us all. I first encountered Pelikan through The Christian Tradition series and heard him speak (incongruously, it seemed to me) at my brother-in-law’s college graduation from the University of South Carolina. He was marvelous, witty, warm, and very thought provoking. At the simplest level he encouraged everyone, even engineers like my […]

Commencement 2006!

I know that many of you who read Targuman do not necessarily read my Tulane Honors blog so I thought I would also share the excitement here as well. ========= What a day! Congratulations to all our seniors. As you heard so many times today (too many? I don’t think so, but almost) you came through an amazing year and will always and forever be tied to New Orleans and Tulane in a way like […]