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Tulane in the Community

Fostering a close and cooperative relationship with our community and our neighbors is one of Tulane University's most important priorities.  

Tulane University Impact
Impact

As one of the city’s oldest institutions, a leading center of education and research, and a leading private employer, Tulane University has long had a major impact on the economy of New Orleans and the greater New Orleans area.

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Working in the Community SpIF

Tulane was recently rated by The Princeton Review in five categories: 

  • Most Engaged in Community (#1),
  • College City (#1),
  • Happiest Students (#4),
  • Best-Run College (#4),
  • Quality of Life (#9) and
  • Most Active Student Government (#12).

 

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Community Health SpIF

The Medical College of Louisiana, which evolved into the Tulane University School of Medicine, was founded in 1834 by seven young doctors eager to address Yellow Fever, malaria, and smallpox. Over 180 years later, Tulane University researchers use mosquitoes' motherly instincts against them to develop a novel trap to fight the spread of dengue fever. Watch this brief video!

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Contact Us SpIF

Contact us to find out about our community activities, local government relations, and neighborhood concerns.

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