Newcomb College Institute

The legacy of women-focused undergraduate education continues at Tulane University through the Newcomb College Institute. Under the leadership of Executive Director Sally Kenney, NCI consistently provides vibrant, intellectually rigorous programming on women’s issues for the university community, while funding faculty and student research grants. Newcomb College Alumnae may participate in the Alumnae Association through a variety of events and volunteer opportunities. 


43 Newcomb Place
New Orleans, LA 70118
Ph. (504) 865-5422
Fx. (504) 862-8589


Principal Staff

Sally J. Kenney, Executive Director
Charlotte Maheu, Associate Director
Jan Mulvihill, Director of Institute Programs and Events
Cordelia Heaney, Director, Newcomb Student Programs
Heather Corbett, Director, Newcomb Alumnae Office and Annual Giving
Laura Wolford, Special Assistant to the Executive Director
Susan Tucker, Curator of Books and Records
Bea Calvert, Women's Studies Librarian
Jennifer Daniel, Development Officer
Aidan Smith, External Affairs Officer

Featured Events


Areas of Expertise:

Opportunities, Grants & Fellowships

Student Internships

Newcomb College Institute is proud to support several internship programs. Many Tulane women have enjoyed opportunities with these organizations thanks to the commitment of affiliated faculty, staff and alumnae.