Genealogy Projects tagged with universities on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Northwestern University

    University=Northwestern University (NU) is a private research university with campuses in Evanston and Chicago in Illinois, United States, as well as Doha, Qatar. Home to twelve schools and colleges, Northwestern offers 124 undergraduate degrees and 145 graduate and professional degrees.Northwestern was founded in 1851 by John Evans, for whom the City of Evanston is named, and eight other lawye...

  • University of California, Berkeley

    The University of California, Berkeley (also referred to as Berkeley, UC Berkeley, California or simply Cal) is a public research university located in Berkeley, California. It is the flagship campus of the University of California system, one of three parts in the state's public higher education plan, which also includes the California State University system and the California Community Col...

  • University of Paris (Sorbonne)

    The University of Paris (French: L'Université de Paris), often known as the Sorbonne or la Sorbonne, was noted as one of the first universities to be established in Europe. It was founded in the mid-12th century in Paris, France, officially recognized between 1160 and 1250.[1] Following the French Revolution, its activities were suspended from 1793 to 1896. With the growth of higher education i...

  • Doctor Dynasties

    Is there a doctor in the house? Sometimes medical professions seem to run in families. Perhaps it's in the genes. Profiles to be added to this project are for people in the medical profession and their family members also in a medically related field . These can be medical doctors, dentists, therapists, pharmacists, nurses, technicians- anyone with a job or profession connected to health. Perha...

  • United States Naval Academy

    Wikipedia Article The United States Naval Academy's campus is located in Annapolis, Maryland, at the confluence of the Severn River and the Chesapeake Bay. In its most recent report, the 2012 edition of U.S. News & World Report ranked the US Naval Academy as the No. 1 Public Liberal Arts College in the nation, tied for first with the US Military Academy. In the category of High School Couns...

  • Education Portal

    Purpose Designed to include links to all education related projects including Universities and Colleges. Canada The complete list of Universities for Canada can be found at Canadian Universities Portal . The list of Canadian Colleges can be found at Canadian Colleges Portal .

  • Columbia College (South Carolina)

    From Columbia College is a private liberal arts women's college in Columbia, South Carolina. Founded in 1854 by the United Methodist Church as a women's liberal arts college, Columbia College also offers evening, graduate, and online programs for women and men. History Founded in 1854, it is one of the oldest women's colleges in the United States. Columbia Female College officially opened...

  • Wofford College

    From Wofford College is a private liberal arts college in Spartanburg, South Carolina. It was founded in 1854. The historic 175-acre (71 ha) campus is a national arboretum and one of the few four-year institutions in the southeastern United States founded before the American Civil War that still operates on its original campus. Wofford was founded with a bequest of $100,000 from the Rev. Be...

  • Converse College

    From Converse College is a private university in Spartanburg, South Carolina. It consists of an undergraduate coeducational college as well as coeducational graduate, online, and summer programs. It was established in 1889 by a group of Spartanburg residents and named after textile pioneer Dexter Edgar Converse. Converse College opened on October 1, 1890, with a student body of 168 and 16 f...

  • Bennington College

    Bennington College is a private liberal arts college in Bennington, Vermont. Founded in 1932 as a women's college, it became co-educational in 1969. It claims to be the first college to include visual and performing arts as an equal partner in the liberal arts curriculum. Please add any and all profiles of students, alumnae/i, faculty, and staff. Wikipedia: Bennington College

  • University of Chicago

    University of Chicago The University of Chicago ( U of C , UChicago , or simply Chicago ) is a private research university in Chicago, Illinois. Founded by the American Baptist Education Society with a donation from oil magnate and philanthropist John D. Rockefeller, Sr. , the University of Chicago was incorporated in 1890; William Rainey Harper became the university's first president in ...

  • University of Michigan

    University of Michigan The University of Michigan (UM, U-M, UMich, or U of M), frequently referred to as simply Michigan, is a public research university located in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States. It is the state's oldest university and has two satellite campuses located in Flint and Dearborn. The university was founded in 1817 in Detroit as the Catholepistemiad, or University of Michigan...

  • Faculty and notable students of University of Bologna

    This project aims to identify founders, notable teachers and students of Bologna University from 1088 to present day. If in your family tree you have an individual who was a notable professor, administrator or student of a high professional achievement (later in life), whose education was associated with University of Bologna, please add them to this project. It would be great if within profi...

  • Louisiana State University

    State University (officially Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College, often referred to as LSU) is a public coeducational university located in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.[7] The University was founded in 1853 in what is now known as Pineville, Louisiana, under the name Louisiana State Seminary of Learning & Military Academy. The current LSU main campus was dedicated in 1...

  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology

    Institute of Technology=The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is a private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Founded in 1861 in response to the increasing industrialization of the United States, MIT adopted a European polytechnic university model and stressed laboratory instruction in applied science and engineering. Researchers worked on computers, radar, and inertial ...

  • Lehigh University

    University is an American private research university located in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. It was established in 1865 by businessman Asa Packer and has grown to include studies in a wide variety of disciplines. Its undergraduate programs have been coeducational since the 1971–72 academic year. As of 2014, the university had 4,904 undergraduate students and 2,165 graduate students. Lehigh is cons...

  • Limestone University

    From Limestone University, formerly Limestone College, is a private Christian university in Gaffney, South Carolina. It was established in 1845 by Thomas Curtis, a distinguished scholar born and educated in England. Limestone was the first women's college in South Carolina and one of the first in the nation; it is the third-oldest college in South Carolina. Ten buildings on the campus, as wel...

  • Confession of German professors to Adolf Hitler

    The Bekenntniss der Professoren an den deutschen Hochschulen und Universitäten zu Adolf Hitler und dem nationalsozialistischen Staat (confession of professors at German universities and colleges to Adolf Hitler and the National Socialist state) was persented the 11. November 1933 'to celebrate the "National Socialist revolution" at a ceremony in the Albert Hall in Leipzig . But were not all sig...

  • Coker University

    From Coker University is a private, co-educational four-year student-focused, comprehensive university with a strong liberal arts core in Hartsville, South Carolina. Coker University was founded in 1908 and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.[3] Coker's sports teams, nicknamed the Cobras, compete in NCAA Division II. Academics: Coker refers to the academic p...

  • Winthrop University

    From Winthrop University (Winthrop or WU) is a public university in Rock Hill, South Carolina. It was founded in 1886 by David Bancroft Johnson, who served as the superintendent of Columbia, South Carolina, schools. He received a $1,500 grant from Robert Charles Winthrop, a Boston philanthropist and chair of the Peabody Education Board in Massachusetts. The school was originally established i...

  • Allen University

    From Allen University is a private historically black university in Columbia, South Carolina. It has more than 600 students and still serves a predominantly Black constituency.[2] The campus is listed on the National Register of Historic Places as Allen University Historic District. History Allen University was founded in Cokesbury in 1870 as Payne Institute by ministers of the African Me...

  • Benedict College

    From Benedict College is a private historically black, liberal arts college in Columbia, South Carolina. Founded in 1870 by northern Baptists, it was originally a teachers' college. It has since expanded to offer majors in many disciplines across the liberal arts. The campus includes buildings in the Benedict College Historic District, a historic area listed on the National Register of Histor...

  • Newberry College

    College is a co-educational, private liberal-arts college of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) located on a historic 90-acre (36 ha) campus in Newberry, South Carolina. The college has 1,042 students and a 14:1 student-teacher ratio. According to U.S. News & World Report's America's Best Colleges, Newberry College ranks among the nation’s top colleges in the southern region.Newb...

  • York University

    York University (French: Université York ) is a public research university in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. It is Canada's third-largest university.York University has approximately 55,000 students, 7,000 faculty and staff, and 275,000 alumni worldwide. It has eleven faculties, namely the Faculty of Liberal Arts & Professional Studies, Faculty of Science, Lassonde School of Engineering, Schulich Sc...

  • Healthcare Education - General Information

    This is an UMBRELLA project for ALL types of training for those in Medical fields. Feel free to add additional Resources. Please index projects to the appropriate category. 'If it is a "School" please add it to: Healthcare Education Portal for Medical & other Technical Schools i.e. Mayo Clinic School of Medicine If it is a project that has University or College in the title,...

  • Education in Massachusetts

    This subportal is part of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Portal and the Education in the United States Portal . Welcome to the Education in Massachusetts subportal! This subportal is part of the Education in the United States portal, which is in turn part of Geni's umbrella portal for all education-related projects. We hope this categorization makes things easier for you to find!...

  • Virginia Tech University

    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, popularly known as Virginia Tech, is a public land-grant university with a main campus in Blacksburg, Virginia, educational facilities in six regions statewide, and a study-abroad site in Switzerland. The commonwealth's third-largest university and a leading research institution, Virginia Tech offers 225 undergraduate and graduate degree pr...

  • Education in North Carolina

    This subportal is part of the State of North Carolina Portal and the Education in the United States Portal . Welcome to the Education in North Carolina subportal! This subportal is part of the Education in the United States portal, which is in turn part of Geni's umbrella portal for all education-related projects. We hope this categorization makes things easier for you to find! If...

  • Education in Michigan

    This subportal is part of the State of Michigan Portal and the Education in the United States Portal . Welcome to the Education in Michigan subportal! This subportal is part of the Education in the United States portal, which is in turn part of Geni's umbrella portal for all education-related projects. We hope this categorization makes things easier for you to find! If you have a ...

  • Pasadena City College

    City College (PCC) is a community college located in Pasadena, California.Pasadena City College was founded in 1924 as Pasadena Junior College. From 1928 to 1953, it operated as a four-year junior college, combining the last two years of high school with the first two years of college.In 1954, Pasadena Junior College merged with another junior college, John Muir College, to become Pasadena City...

  • Providence College

    Providence College (also known as Providence or PC) is a private, coeducational, Roman Catholic university located about two miles west of downtown Providence, Rhode Island, United States, the state's capital city. With a 2012–2013 enrollment of 3,852 undergraduate students and 735 graduate students, the college specializes in academic programs in the liberal arts. It is the only college or uni...

  • Temple University

    University, commonly referred to as Temple, is a comprehensive public research university (formerly private) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. The University was founded in 1884 by Russell Conwell. As of 2014, more than 37,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students are enrolled in over 400 academic degree programs offered at seven campuses and sites in Pennsylvania, and ...

  • University of Maine

    The University of Maine (also referred to as UMaine, Maine or UMO) is a public research university in Orono, Maine, United States. The university was established in 1865 as a land grant college and is the flagship university of the University of Maine System. The University of Maine is one of only nine land, sea and space grant institutions in the nation. With an enrollment of approximately...

  • University of Hartford

    The University of Hartford (UHart) is a private, independent, nonsectarian, coeducational university located mostly in West Hartford, Connecticut. Its 350-acre (1.4 km2) main campus touches portions of three municipalities: Bloomfield, Hartford, and West Hartford. The university attracts students from 48 states and 43 countries. The degree programs at the University of Hartford hold the highe...

  • Dublin City University

    Dublin City University (abbreviated as DCU) (Irish: Ollscoil Chathair Bhaile Átha Cliath ) is a university situated on the Northside of Dublin in Ireland. Created as the National Institute for Higher Education, Dublin, it enrolled its first students in 1980 and was elevated to university status (along with the University of Limerick) in 1989 by statute. In September 2016, DCU completed the proc...