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continued developing plans to connect coursework and research to the centers.
“The personnel is coming together. We've got a lot of programs already,” Vice President for Global Centers Ken Prewitt said. “There is a way in which we feel this year that we've turned a corner on this global centers initiative.”
The formal launch of the Nairobi center, with government leaders present, will probably take place in November, while the Rio center
Kelly Lane contributed reporting.