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College Fundraising

Choose the Presidency and the President for the Right Reason

Dr. Roger H. Hull | Posted 03.17.2014 | College
Dr. Roger H. Hull

During my years on the job, I was surprised by the number of colleagues who, having risen through the academic ranks, seemed to have little understanding of the position they held. I soon came to understand why.

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'Homeless To Howard' Teen Crowdfunds His Way To College | Rhonesha Byng | Posted 08.15.2013 | Black Voices

"From homeless to Howard" might sound like the title of a movie, but for 19-year-old James Ward, this is his reality -- though it still feels like a d...

Benson Given Green Light To Lauch Search For Chief Fundraiser

The Boulder Daily Camera | BRITTANY ANAS | Posted 07.16.2013 | Denver

The University of Colorado regents voted 7-0 this morning to waive the traditional search for a chief fundraiser, a newly created position that is par...

Stanford Sets Record, But Many Colleges Struggle On Fundraising

AP | TERENCE CHEA | Posted 04.22.2013 | College

SAN FRANCISCO — Stanford University has set a new record for college fundraising, becoming the first school to collect more than $1 billion in a...

Pay as You Go

Dr. Roger H. Hull | Posted 03.24.2013 | Education
Dr. Roger H. Hull

In this day and age, those entrusted with running colleges and universities would be well served by fiscal conservatism. However, my fiscal conservatism was not the limiting principle that most would expect.

The Virgin Islands Miracle

Dr. David Hall | Posted 03.10.2013 | College
Dr. David Hall

Miracles do happen. They happen when people are given a challenge, and when we use our creativity and people to stretch beyond the norm and create a new normal. Miracles can happen in under-resourced universities when faith overrides fear.

Should Colleges Worry Over Plan To Cap Deductions?

AP | JUSTIN POPE | Posted 12.03.2012 | College

-- The scenic campus of Colgate University in upstate New York is enjoying more than a fresh coat of paint these days. New buildings include the Rob...

Standing on the Shoulders of Giants

E. Gordon Gee | Posted 12.19.2012 | College
E. Gordon Gee

Founded when Abraham Lincoln believed education could lead the nation out of its darkest days, Ohio State now provides a powerful platform of interdisciplinary academic programs, world-class scholars, outstanding students, and extensive research capabilities.

Colleges See Prospective Donors Among New Students

AP | ALAN SCHER ZAGIER | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

COLUMBIA, Mo. — The drill for new college students remains pretty consistent: grab a campus map, buy some overpriced textbooks, save those quart...