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Mason Ailstock


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Why Free at The Frontier: An Essay from RTP

Dr. Emmett Brown, the eccentric scientist from Back to the Future, was right when he said, “You can make your future whatever you want. So make it a good one.” And while we have not quite figured out the whole flux capacitor thing, we have been looking back into our history in order to grow our shared future. Many things have changed since the founding of RTP in 1959, but there has been one constant that we, much like Marty McFly, can trace throughout our history: the people of our community.    For decades the Research Triangle Park has...

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RTP’s new Frontier center: The Triangle’s ‘community club house’

Editor’s note: The Frontier, a new project that is key to the Research Triangle Park Foundation’s new strategic plan to revitalize the Park, opens officially on Jan. 15. Think of The Frontier as the Triangle community club house, or a stage set, that is always ready for the next person, organization, university or company. So what’s driving its creation? “The goal of the space is to encourage as many people as possible to come and meet others, build relationships, and maybe even create new teams with people different from themselves,” writes Mason Ailstock of the Foundation. Ailstock leads all business...

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