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(Excerpt from Richard DeMillo’s address to the Georgia Legislative Policy Forum.  Watch his address on the Foundation YouTube channel.) By RICHARD DeMILLO RICHARD DeMILLO, DirectorCenter for 21st Century UniversitiesGeorgia Institute of Technology The conversations we’re going to have today are conversations being held 100 times in the U.S., 1,000 times around the world.  No matter where you go everyone is worried about the status of their own university.  If you go to Europe, if you go to Asia or Africa everyone is looking at American universities and saying, that’s the gold standard, that’s what we want to be. The Times of London publishes an annual ranking of world universities, mainly research universities.  They rank maybe 1,000 universities around the… View Article

I wanted to publicly say how much I appreciate Georgia Public Policy Foundation.  For those of you that will be entering the Legislature or are relatively new you may not quite yet appreciate how much we rely on Georgia Public Policy Foundation’s research and work.  As you know we’re a citizen’s legislature.  We have very little staff. They have been an invaluable, invaluable resource to us.  To put this [Forum] on and the regular programs that they do throughout the year make us better at what we do. (At the 2012 Georgia Legislative Policy Forum.)

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