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University Trustee Creates Milestone Professorship at Simon Business School

June 28, 2016

University Trustee Robert J. Keegan has committed $1.5 million to create the Robert J. Keegan Endowed Professorship in Pricing

Two Large Gifts Support Second Phase of Children's Hospital Construction

June 9, 2016

Funds will add advanced cardiology and surgery capabilities for region's children

New Center to Promote K-12 Urban Education Success

June 3, 2016

East EPO partnership to serve as the centerpiece for the Center's work.

Eastman School of Music Receives $700,000 to Renovate Kilbourn Hall

April 18, 2016

The University’s Eastman School of Music today announced two gifts totaling $700,000 that will provide support for substantial renovations to the school’s historic Kilbourn Hall.

Humanities Programs to Benefit from $2 Million Commitment from Alumnus

April 18, 2016

Joseph F. Cunningham ’67 (MA) and his wife, Andrea, have committed $2 million to support research, lectures, and public forums within the humanities.

President Seligman to Hold Witmer Professorship

March 14, 2016

Established by a $2 million commitment from alumnus G. Robert Witmer, Jr., chair emeritus of the University of Rochester Board of Trustees, and his wife Nancy, the Witmer University Professorship provides financial support for the University president.

Simon Business School Receives $20 Million Gift Commitment

March 10, 2016

An anonymous University of Rochester alumnus has made the largest single gift commitment ever to the University’s Simon Business School.

Together We Will Mentor the Next Generation

November 9, 2015

Matt Tipple ’12S (MBA) learned the importance of mentorship early in his career. It’s a value he passes on through his work with an innovative program at Simon Business School.

Barbara J. Burger Commits $1 Million to River Campus Libraries

October 30, 2015

University of Rochester Trustee Barbara J. Burger, Ph.D., has committed $1 million to the River Campus Libraries for the creation and implementation of the iZone, a collaborative, technology-rich space that will provide students with programs, services, and resources to explore their ideas...

University of Rochester Names Center for Entrepreneurship

October 7, 2015

Mark S. Ain and his wife, Carolyn, have made a multimillion-dollar commitment in support of entrepreneurship education at the University of Rochester, bringing their total support to The Meliora Challenge: The Campaign for the University of Rochester to $5 million.