Endowment Growth Projected to Slow

Standard & Poor's predicts 2005 returns will be positive but lower than in 2004.

Tainted Gift at Washington

Federal prosecutors charge major donor to Washington & Jefferson with fraud in connection with $500,000 contribution to the college. 

Donor Reportedly Endowed a Chair -- and Filled It

Florida A&M faces controversy over million-dollar gift to its law school.

Lost Cause at Vanderbilt

University concedes defeat in its bid to remove the word "Confederate" from the name on a building.

Seton Hall Drops Name of Donor/Felon

Dennis Kozlowski, the Tyco executive whose spending landed him in court, is no longer honored on campus buildings.

American U. President Placed on Leave

Board acts amid reports of lavish spending of university funds.

Shallower Pockets

With research revenues and donations down, Case Western Reserve came up a little short.

Tulane Eliminates 243 Full-Time Jobs

University announces layoffs -- many of them fund raising positions -- as it evaluates plans to recover from Katrina.

A Boon(e) for Oklahoma State

Texas oilman donates $165 million for athletics facilities -- the biggest gift in college sports history.

Grumbling at Grambling

Alumni leaders and other seek ouster of president -- and question his role in fund raising and in layoffs.


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