College, Inc.: development

Posted at 03:56 PM ET, 04/15/2011

Dating site connects alumni — and donations

At AlumniDate, 10 percent of your membership fee goes to your former college.

By Daniel de Vise  |  03:56 PM ET, 04/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Development, Finance, Students | Tags:  alumni, fund-raising, development

Posted at 12:33 PM ET, 03/21/2011

U-Va. students rally to repair rotunda

The notion of restoring the University of Virginia’s iconic Rotunda to the original Thomas Jefferson design is not new. It dates to at least 1964, when the university’s Jefferson Society co-hosted the first Restoration Ball to raise funds for that purpose.

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Categories:  Students, Development | Tags:  University of Virginia, development

Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 09/30/2010

R&D spending continues to rise

Research and development spending by universities rose 5.8 percent in fiscal 2009, with private industry chipping in a small but growing share of the money, according to the latest National Science Foundation survey of R&D spending. Johns Hopkins University, with...

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Categories:  Research, Research, Research, Research | Tags:  NSF R&D survey, National Science Foundation survey, R&D spending, research development spending, university R&D