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David Skorton on Cornell

Here's a great quote from the President of Cornell University:

"I am constantly surprised at how decentralized Cornell is administratively. Now itís hard to argue with success Ė Cornell is hugely successful Ė itís the best school Iíve ever been at and so I am in awe of the way things have developed. That doesnít mean it couldnít operate more efficiently. It doesnít mean that there has to be every administrator function, every communication function, every IT function does not necessarily have to be distributed equally throughout all administrative units."

Will the recession help to cut through the Big Red tape?


Matthew Nagowski | Posted on October 23, 2008 (#)

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