Tulane University

Tulane University (officially The Tulane University of Louisiana or simply TU) is a private, nonsectarian research university located in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. Founded as a public medical college in 1834, the school grew into a comprehensive university in 1847 and was eventually privatized under the endowments of Paul Tulane and Josephine Louise Newcomb in 1884. Tulane is a member of the Association of American Universities.

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Tulane University - In Literature and Media
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... Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine was forced to close its doors for the first time since 1912 for one semester ... This was the result of flooding of Tulane University's Health Science Center Campus in the central business district caused by levee failures after Hurricane Katrina ... Tulane University of Public Health and Tropical Medicine received an outpouring of support from the Association of Schools of Public Health ...

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