In the latest issue, Rodney Priestley’s priorities as graduate school dean were listed as diversifying the student body, cultivating a more inclusive and welcoming environment, broadening professional and career development, and innovating the humanities — all fine. Missing, however, were any mention of also championing Princeton’s academic excellence and the hiring of a faculty who will have the tools and drive to make tomorrow’s Princeton even better than is today’s.

Jim Faller *63
Boulder, Colo.