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Alumni donate $1.5 million to establish engagement fund at Block Museum

Maddie Burakoff, Assistant Campus Editor

September 24, 2017

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Facilities

The Block Museum of Art received a $1.5 million gift from Northwestern alumni Stephen Wilson (Weinberg ’70, Kellogg ’74) and Susan Wilson (Medill ’70) to support a new engagement program, according to a Friday news release. “We...

Northwestern receives $5 million to grow Business Institutions Program

Mariana Alfaro, Web Editor

October 27, 2016

Filed under Campus, Facilities

The Kapnick Foundation donated $5 million to Weinberg College for Arts and Sciences for the creation of the Harvey Kapnick Center for Business Institutions and for the expansion of the Business Institutions Program. The foundation’s...

Northwestern law increases fundraising goal to $250 million

Allyson Chiu, Assistant Campus Editor

October 24, 2016

Filed under Administration, Campus

The Pritzker School of Law upped its fundraising goal to $250 million after surpassing its initial target of $150 million, the University announced. The school’s “Motion to Lead” campaign was launched in September 2014...

Northwestern receives $10.25 million gift from Galvin family for Kellogg, NUseeds Fund

Peter Kotecki, Campus Editor

September 26, 2016

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Latest Stories

The Christopher B. Galvin Family Foundation donated $10.25 million to Northwestern, the University announced Monday. The gift brings the total of the $3.75 billion "We Will" campaign to more than $3 billion. The Galvin family...

The Daily to rename newsroom following donation

Stephanie Kelly, Managing Editor

September 30, 2015

Filed under Alumni, Campus, Latest Stories, Student Groups

As part of an ongoing campaign to fundraise for The Daily Northwestern, NU trustee John Madigan and his wife Holly Madigan, an NU alumna, have given a donation to the newspaper that includes a $250,000 challenge grant, Students...

School of Law receives $5 million bequest from estate of first female faculty member

Peter Kotecki, Reporter

August 17, 2015

Filed under Campus, Latest Stories

Northwestern’s School of Law received a $5 million bequest from the estate of Dawn Clark Netsch (Weinberg ’48, School of Law ’52), the school's first female faculty member, to provide financial aid and loan repayment assistance...

NU alum, wife donate $1 million to School of Law

Shane McKeon, Assistant Campus Editor

May 25, 2015

Filed under Academic, Administration, Alumni, Campus

Two donors gave $1 million to the School of Law to expand its international outreach efforts, the University announced Friday. The gift from Chris Combe (Weinberg '70), an NU trustee, and his wife Courtney will support the...