Centers of Excellence at SLU

1 decade 3 years 3 weeks ago Tuesday, May 15 2007 May 15, 2007 Tuesday, May 15, 2007 11:26:59 AM CDT May 15, 2007 in News
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ST. LOUIS (AP) - Three new centers of excellence are being established at Saint Louis University. They're part of a $1 million initiative designed to strengthen academic areas the university is already known for. They are the Center for Environmental Science, the Center for Aging Successfully and the Walter J. Ong, S.J., Center for Language and Culture. The university also will strengthen the existing Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies. The initiative will help the university expand its research on such issues as global warming and aging. It also will expand access to the work of the late humanities professor, Walter Ong, who was considered one of the 20th Century's most original and influential thinkers.

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