Congressman Tim Ryan’s Statement on Northeast Ohio’s Universities and Colleges Named to Forbes’ list of America’s Top Colleges for 2013

Sep 10, 2013 Issues: Education

Congressman Tim Ryan made the following statement in response to Forbes magazine’s inclusion of the University of Akron, Hiram College, Kent State University, the University of Mount Union and Youngstown State University in their list of America’s Top Colleges for 2013:

I extend my deepest congratulations to our local universities and colleges for receiving this highly regarded achievement. Students, staff and alumni should be proud of the work they did in building the reputations of these local institutions and the great honor that has been bestowed upon them. This is yet another example of how lucky we are in Northeast Ohio to have such reputable institutions in our backyard that continue to achieve academic excellence day in and day out. These universities and colleges are paving that way forward for our children to contribute and build upon the advancements of our local region.

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Pat Lowry, Communications Director
Congressman Tim Ryan
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