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IT TAKES A PARTNERSHIP; New Akron president says 'trust and goodwill' must be built after university's latest change in leadership

Oct 28, 2019 - Crain's Cleveland Business

Urban universities like the University of Akron face a broad range of both challenges and opportunities, said UA president Gary Miller.

"If you look at a university like Akron and draw a line out through the city and beyond into the suburbs and then on into the rural areas, on that continuum is virtually every major challenge and opportunity in America," Miller said.

The chance to make a wide-reaching difference was exciting to both Miller and his wife, Georgia Nix Miller.