David Brookstein talks about textile education in Reuters special report

David Brookstein, dean of the School of Engineering and Textiles, noted that Philadelphia University’s textiles program is focused on the graduate level, according to a Reuters special report on the U.S. textile industry posted June 29.  “You do not want to take a 17- or 18-year old and give them such a narrow focus,” Brookstein said.  The university’s history as the College of Textiles and Science allied it closely with the textile industry, the story noted.

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