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Case Western Reserve University

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Case Western Reserve University
Case Western Reserve University is a private research university in Cleveland, Ohio, USA. The university was created in 1967 by the federation of Case Institute of Technology and Western Reserve University. TIME magazine described the merger as the creation of "Cleveland's Big-Leaguer" university. In U.S. News & World Report's 2013 rankings, Case Western Reserve's undergraduate program ranked 37th among national universities. The University is associated with 16 Nobel Laureates. Other notable alumni include Paul Buchheit, creator and lead developer of Gmail; Craig Newmark, founder of craigslist.org; and Peter Tippett, who developed the first anti-virus software, Vaccine, which Symantec purchased and turned into the popular Norton AntiVirus. Case Western Reserve is particularly well known for its medical school, dental school, law school, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Department of Biomedical Engineering and its biomedical teaching and research capabilities. Case Western is a member of the Association of American Universities.

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