Posts Tagged ‘major donation’

Carnegie Mellon Receives $67M Gift from David Tepper

By - Nov 21, 05:06 AM   Comments [0]

Carnegie Mellon University alumnus David Tepper, namesake of the university’s business school, has donated $67 million to create a major new academic hub that will further strengthen collaboration among CMU’s schools and colleges, the school announced late last week. The new David A. Tepper Quadrangle is the...

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$100M Gift for Michigan Ross School

By - Sep 27, 12:01 PM   Comments [0]

Business school namesake and alumnus Stephen M. Ross will give $200 million to the University of Michigan to significantly transform the student experience at the business school and athletic campus, the school announced earlier this month. The Ross School and U-M Athletics will each receive $100...

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$100M Gift for Michigan Ross School

By - Sep 9, 18:12 PM   Comments [0]

Business school namesake and alumnus Stephen M. Ross will give $200 million to the University of Michigan to significantly transform the student experience at the business school and athletic campus, the school announced recently. The Ross School and U-M Athletics will each receive $100 million, which...

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Columbia Alumni Give $40M for Manhattanville Campus

By - Aug 24, 05:55 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School recently announced that two of its alumni have pledged a combined $40 million toward the construction of the school’s innovative new Manhattanville campus. Finance titans Arthur J.  Samberg and Mario J.  Gabelli, both members of the school’s Board of Overseers, pledged $25...

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Columbia Business School Receives $100 Million Gift

By - May 3, 13:55 PM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School announced Thursday that Ronald O. Perelman, Chairman and CEO of MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings Inc. and a member of the School’s Board of Overseers, has pledged $100 million to Columbia Business School.  The pledge matches the school’s largest gift ever, and will...

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UT McCombs Receives $25M for New Graduate Building

By - Mar 29, 10:57 AM   Comments [0]

The University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business has received a pledge of $25 million from a prominent Dallas businessman to help fund construction of a new building to house graduate programs and expand conference and executive education capacity. The gift from Robert B....

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Major Gift Helps Chicago Booth Expand Venture Creation Efforts

By - Dec 13, 22:13 PM   Comments [0]

Chicago energy entrepreneur Michael Polsky, who in 2002 donated $7 million to the University of Chicago Booth School of Business to create the Michael P. Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship, has now increased his total gift to $15 million, the school recently announced. The additional $8...

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Large Donation Helps Chicago Expand Entrepreneur Center

By - Dec 10, 14:52 PM   Comments [0]

Last week, Michael Polsky, Chicago energy entrepreneur, announced that he’d be donating an $8 million gift to the Michael P. Polsky Center for Entrepreneurship, a research center established in 2002 after his initial $7 million donation. The gift will support Chicago Booth’s growing innovation initiatives...

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Wharton School Receives $11M to Establish Public Policy Initiative

By - Sep 24, 12:09 PM   Comments [0]

The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania announced Thursday it will establish the Wharton Public Policy Initiative using lead contributions totaling $11 million the school has received. This initiative will offer independent, practical, timely, nonpartisan research and resources to government policymakers and key decision-makers and...

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Columbia Business School Receives $25M Anonymous Gift

By - Sep 6, 11:49 AM   Comments [0]

Columbia Business School announced Wednesday that a donor who wishes to remain anonymous has pledged a gift of $25 million to the school. This is one of the largest gifts ever made to Columbia Business School, which plans to allocate $23.25 million to support the construction...

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