In the final installment of Towson University’s Provost Dr. Timothy Chandler’s conversation with Damian O’Doherty, he describes the vitality of the university’s student activities. TU has amazing arts and athletics programs, and the university welcomes the community to all events. Dr. Chandler explains that even beyond the immediate Towson area, the university is hugely beneficial to Maryland. Its Regional Economic Studies Institute (RESI) estimates that Towson University contributes $1.6 billion to the economy.