Endowment

Utah Athletics Announces Beth Launière Endowment Volleyball Head Coaches Fund

Utah Head Coach Beth Launiere chats with her players during a timeout as the University of Utah faces Brigham Young University at the Hunstman Center in Salt Lake City on Thursday, September 14, 2017. ( Adam Fondren, Deseret News) (Adam Fondren, Deseret News) SALT LAKE CITY – The University of …

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Further into the desert: the endless fate of the left in Morocco

The legislative and local elections in Morocco presented a golden opportunity for small left-wing political parties. The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, its subsequent lockdown, and the perceived failure of the Justice and Development Party The government led by the (PJD) to adequately facilitate the socio-economic security of many Moroccans has given …

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Sindh to create endowment fund for the welfare of journalists

KARACHI: The government of Sindh has decided to establish an endowment fund for the welfare of journalists in the province and in this regard, a summary will be sent to the chief minister of Sindh. This was revealed by the Secretary of the Information Department of the Sindh government, Abdul …

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Clinton Foundation sees 2020 plunge into giveaways and grants

Contributions and grants to the Bill, Hillary and Chelsea Clinton Foundation fell by millions in 2020 to the lowest amount in at least a decade, according to Internal Revenue Service documents. IRS statements show that the Clinton Foundation received $ 16.3 million last year in contributions and grants, a steep …

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Council of Visitors summary of actions and discussions

The James Madison University Visitors Council met on Friday, November 19, 2021 at the Festival Conference and Student Center. Here is a summary of the actions taken by the board and the main topics of discussion during the board meeting: Approved the minutes of the Visitors Council meeting of September …

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Divestment conversation should follow Middlebury’s model • The Tulane Hullabaloo

(Gabe Darley) A growing number of student activists are pushing Tulane University to refinance its $ 3 billion endowment at the expense of fossil fuels. These activists hope that our school will follow in the footsteps of Harvard University, Boston university and the University of Minnesota, among others who all …

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What comes after a record performance? A “big, big bonus”

With financial services delivering strong returns across the board – despite continued disruption from Covid-19 – employees should expect significant year-end bonuses. According to executive recruiters and a third quarter report from Johnson Associates. a financial services compensation consulting firm, there will be significant year-end incentives across all financial services, …

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Change agent | The University of Chicago Magazine

After stepping down as 11th president of the University of Chicago in June 2000, Hugo Sonnenschein was invited by this publication to reflect on his tenure. In characteristic style, he did not mince his words: “The most difficult situations are those where there is no easy agreement,” he replied, “where …

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Harper to Endow MacKenzie Scott’s Record Donation $ 9 Million

Harper College plans to endow half of billionaire philanthropist MacKenzie Scott’s record $ 18 million donation in hopes of generating investment income for initiatives that bridge equity gaps, help community and meet needs fundamentals of students, officials said. The college committed the initial $ 9 million this summer for scholarships …

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