The Sharper Image
Although Croom — speaking from Silicon Valley — acknowledged some deficiencies back in New Haven, he said he believes that the administration has shown interest in trying to support innovation. It has simply lacked a clear idea of how to do so.
“Yale has shown that it wants to get involved, but I think they underestimated how quickly tech culture can move forward,” he said.
And if Yale does want to catch up, it must take a closer look at both its policies and its approach.