ENS: Episcopal Divinity School enters university partnership
Deal will 'secure the financial future of the school,' says dean
By Mary Frances Schjonberg,
March 06, 2008
Episcopal Divinity School and Lesley University announced March 6 a new partnership that will involve the two schools sharing the EDS campus, in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Lesley University, a 12,000-student, multi-site university, will buy seven buildings from EDS for $33.5 million, while EDS will retain ownership of 13 buildings on its eight acre campus. The partnership also includes academic program enhancements and shared facilities for uses such as library, student dining and services, and campus maintenance, according to an EDS news release. the rest