League of World Universities

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The League of World Universities is an international organization consisting of rectors and presidents from urban universities across six continents. The league and its 47 representatives gather every two years to discuss global issues in education.[1] L. Jay Oliva formed the organization in 1991 just after he was inaugurated president of New York University.[2]


  1. ^ "League of World Universities meets for forum". Minnesota Daily. October 2, 2002. Archived from the original on April 14, 2008. Retrieved 2007-10-11.
  2. ^ "Higher Education Leaders From Around the World Meet at NYU to Discuss Financial Challenges and Fundraising". NYU Office of Public Affairs. February 12, 1999. Retrieved 2007-10-11.