Daniels clarifies remarks about regional campuses

Stefanie Botelho's picture

Mitch Daniels has eased some faculty members' concerns about his remarks, broadcast last week on public radio, regarding the role regional campuses play in the state's higher education mission.

The Purdue University president responded to four professors at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne who on Friday asked Daniels to clarify his comments that regional campuses should not focus on research and doctoral programs.

In a letter Monday, Daniels said he agreed with the IPFW professors.

Read more