Based in the Departments of Art, Architecture, Dance, Theater, Science and Engineering, the Shapers and Creators RLC aims to engage hands on thinking from many disciplines. The core group of students will work with faculty, staff, visiting artists, architects and engineers to expand their skill sets while creating unique works, both in and out of the residence hall. Members will take part in robust programming in the Newcomb Art Museum, the state of the art Maker Space, as well as exploring the art and culture of New Orleans and create an interdisciplinary creative network at Tulane University.
The Shapers and Creators RLC is a collaboration between Housing and Residence Life and the Newcomb Art Department, School of Architecture, Newcomb Art Museum, and the School of Science and Engineering.
All first-year students at Tulane Universities are required to take a TIDES course. Members of Residential Learning Communities have the opportunity to enroll in a TIDES course that explores the concepts and values of their community in depth. In 2017, the affiliated course for Shapers and Creators is:
The Shapers and Creators Residential Learning Community is in the Warren Residence Hall.
You may apply for the Shapers & Creators RLC through the student housing application process. Your answers to some supplemental, RLC-specific questions will be evaluated by a committee. If you are accepted, you will be notified and be sent more information on the room selection and roommate process.