by Max Brantley
"Each institution retains its unique name and traditions," Bobbitt said. "I think having an additional presence in the capital city is very significant."He seemed to say some degree of duplication would be acceptable at the undergraduate level. Pulaski Tech people seemed concerned, too, about maintaining the school's identity.
Bobbitt also said that for students, convenience and proximity are very important, so having two schools near each other could be advantageous.