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<br /> RELENTLESS VISION<br /> PRESIDENT’S REPORT<br /> <br /> 2018–2019<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT<br /> As an old rocket scientist, I know<br /> something about trajectory. I’m pleased<br /> that Florida Tech is on course to be an<br /> even better, more well-known university.<br /> By continuing to work together, we ensure<br /> that upward trajectory will remain true.<br /> We have just concluded our celebration<br /> of 60 years of Florida Tech, honoring<br /> outstanding alumni, faculty, staff and<br /> students. This university that began life<br /> as “countdown college” has rocketed<br /> to new heights of success, from our<br /> humble beginnings as a “night school<br /> for missilemen” to what we represent<br /> today—a global force in higher education.<br /> More than 60,000 alumni are making a<br /> difference around the world, launched<br /> by their Florida Tech educations. 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