Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Transformational Goals

In an opinion piece published in the Providence Journal the presidents of Rhode Island's leading research universities, URI's David M. Dooley and Brown's Ruth J. Simmons, describe lessons learned from their trip with Gov. Lincoln Chafee to the Texas Medical Center in Houston. The presidents say "R.I. has opportunity on a Texas scale," and that our state "...has the requisite independence, innovation and determination to make something transformational happen." Read the March 23 opinion piece.