Tulane hires Jon Sumrall

Tulane University, LA

Tulane University, officially the Tulane University of Louisiana, is a private research university in New Orleans, Louisiana. Founded as the Medical College of Louisiana in 1834 by seven young medical doctors, it was turned into a comprehensive public univers…
Tulane University, officially the Tulane University of Louisiana, is a private research university in New Orleans, Louisiana. Founded as the Medical College of Louisiana in 1834 by seven young medical doctors, it was turned into a comprehensive public university as the University of Louisiana by the state legislature in 1847. The institution became private under the endowments of Paul Tulane and Josephine Louise Newcomb in 1884 and 1887. The Tulane University Law School and Tulane University Medical School are, respectively, the 12th oldest law school and 15th oldest medical school in the United States.
  • Established: 1834
  • President: Michael Fitts
  • Former names: Medical College of Louisiana (1834–1847) · University of Louisiana (1847–1884)
  • Motto: Non Sibi Sed Suis (Latin)
  • Motto in English: "Not for oneself, but for one's own"
  • Accreditation: SACS
Data from: en.wikipedia.org