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The Brooklyn campus.

Long Island University is a private, coeducational university in Brookville, New York. The university has about 24,170 students. It was founded in 1926. The current president of the university is David J. Steinberg, Ph.D. .


The athletics teams of the university are called the Blackbirds. They have 14 varsity teams and they compete in the Northeast Conference.

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