Features Archive: 2017

November Features

UChicago raises fundraising campaign goal by $500 million to a record $5 billion

The campaign has already engaged more than 100,000 alumni—a record for a University campaign.

University of Chicago announces $125 million gift to support economic scholarship

New gift, second-largest in UChicago history, will bring Ken Griffin’s total giving to nearly $150 million
The Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics


October Features

$5 million gift from Raymond Svider, MBA’89, expands private equity programming opportunities

Private equity education at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business gets boost with $5 million gift
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Gift from Joyce Z. Greenberg, AB’52, supports Jewish Studies at UChicago

A $10 million gift from Joyce Z. Greenberg, AB’52, will support the expansion of Jewish Studies at the University of Chicago.
The Division of the Humanities

Prof. Richard Thaler wins Nobel Prize

Prof. Richard Thaler wins Nobel Prize
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business

Alumni Amy and Richard Wallman give $75 million to support Chicago Booth

Alumni Amy and Richard Wallman give $75 million to support Chicago Booth
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business


May Features

$20 million gift from Tandean Rustandy, MBA’07, to support social impact center

Center at Chicago Booth to expand research and training in innovation and entrepreneurship
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business

$100 million gift establishes Duchossois Family Institute

$100 million gift establishes Duchossois Family Institute
The University of Chicago Medicine and Biological Sciences


February Features

Giving Day 2017

We couldn’t have done it without you!