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Research Park director wary of higher education budget cuts

Research Park director wary of higher education budget cuts

By Lilly Mashayek

March 10, 2016

Laura Frerichs, director of the University’s Research Park, knows the importance of encouraging small businesses in a struggling economy. Working to encourage technology companies and startups to develop, she could imagine the effects that the continued lack of a state budget could have on the c...