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September 2, 2014 10:02 PM

Editorial: Don’t rush plan to make College of Charleston SC’s fourth research university

UP UNTIL THIS past year, when the conversation in South Carolina turned to the highest levels of higher education, people talked about our three research universities. It was considered a tremendous breakthrough when the presidents of those research universities — Clemson, USC and the Medical University of South Carolina — agreed to stop squabbling over limited state resources and missions and instead work together; that’s how we got the endowed chairs program that is attracting world-class talent to all three schools.

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