Real Estate Weekly Profiles Robert Selsam, Salvadori’s Former Chairman
An article by Daniel Geiger in the online journal Real Estate Weekly describes Salvadori Center's purpose as well as anything we've ever read:
At Salvadori Center, students find a reason to learn math and science
"As most students are probably well aware, the subjects of math and science can seem remote from daily life."
"Haven’t most teenagers or middleschoolers questioned at one time or another what practical application calculus, physics, algebra or chemistry will ever have in their lives?"
"(The Salvadori) Center comes into classrooms and presents students with structural engineering and architectural problems to solve, showing them the key role that some of those otherwise dreaded school subjects play in the design of bridges, tunnels and even gleaming new skyscrapers."
The article goes on to discuss our former Chairman (now Board Member) Robert Selsam's decade-long commitment to Salvadori, his relationship with founder Mario Salvadori and his enthusiasm for our new chairman Greg Kelly.
Read the entire article HERE