Archive for September, 2007

New Leadership at FedEx Institute of Technology to Help Institution Create Niche

September 21, 2007

University research and new discoveries are critical to a thriving economy.  They are – if you will – the fuel that feeds our economic engine.  Without research leading to new technology, we would not have new treatments for cancer, heart disease or diabetes; new and better diagnostic imaging systems; more fuel efficient automobiles or biofuels; faster computers; robotics; and a myriad of other discoveries that are bettering our lives.