Development / fund raising / alumni affairs

Colleges ponder the pros and cons of Pinterest as a marketing tool

Smart Title: 

Colleges consider the pros and cons of Pinterest, the fast-growing, image-based social media website, as a marketing platform.

Campus-themed Internet memes go viral

Smart Title: 

With the help of a young entrepreneur and thousands of willing college students, campus-specific Web gags go viral.

Giving to colleges grew 8.2 percent in 2011

Smart Title: 

Donations to universities grew by 8.2 percent in the 2011 fiscal year, but wealthy institutions received the overwhelming majority of gifts.

Endowment returns for 2011 near pre-recession levels

Smart Title: 

Institutional endowments for the 2011 fiscal year showed returns similar to pre-recession levels, but many still worth less than in 2007.

University of Virginia falls short of $3 billion fund-raising goal

Smart Title: 

University of Virginia's $3 billion fund-raising campaign falls short at deadline, a victim of the economy and overly optimistic ambition.

Cornell poised to win New York City competiton after Stanford withdraws

Smart Title: 

Cornell is expected to be named today as winner of New York City competition. On Friday, the university announced $350 million gift for effort just after Stanford withdrew.

Contemplative Practice in Higher Education

Fri, 09/18/2015 to Sun, 09/20/2015


150 Lake Drive, Omega Institute
12572 Rhinebeck , New York
United States


Subscribe to RSS - Development / fund raising / alumni affairs
Back to Top