On behalf of the Steering Committee I thank all of you who took the time to
review and comment on our reports. Many of your suggestions have been
incorporated as you will see.

Also,the Steering Committee thanks all the Portfolio members who provided
the data necessary for the Self Assessment.We believe that this effort has
provided valuable insights into the workings of the Institute.It is our hope
that the Recommendations in the Self Assessment will be seriously
considered by the Portfolios and acted upon.

Don Steiner
Chair, Rensselaer Middle States Steering Committee


Middle States Self Study Report