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LAWRENCE — The Achievement & Assessment Institute (AAI) is excited to announce its newest center, the Ad Astra Center for

Think globally, act locally. For the Achievement & Assessment Institute, a nationally recognized institute at the University of Kansas, this phrase carries a lot of weight.

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