Foundation News

UA Foundation Trustee Joan Sweeney Preps for Global Conference

Announcement - April 22, 2015

The annual Global Retailing Conference brings together students and retail industry representatives from around the world.

UANews: $1M Gift from Regent, Family to UA Cancer Center

Announcement - April 10, 2015

The donation from Ram and Meera Krishna will support the construction of an outpatient facility at the UA Cancer Center at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center/Dignity Health in Phoenix.

UA@Work: Professor David Schmidtz Honored for Fundraising Work

Announcement - February 17, 2015

UA Kendrick Professor of Philosophy David Schmidtz has been honored with the 2014 Eugene G. Sander Endowed Faculty Fundraising Award.

UANews: UA Receives $2.9M Grant from Templeton Foundation

Announcement - February 16, 2015

The gift will benefit the Center for the Philosophy of Freedom, which is part of the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences.

UANews: College of Optical Sciences Raises $12.5M for Scholarships

Announcement - February 11, 2015

Total of $2.5 million from recent fundraising campaign is in addition to a $10 million commitment by James C. Wyant, the college's founding dean, two years ago.

Philanthropy 50: Agnese Nelms Haury

Announcement - February 9, 2015

The Chronicle of Philanthropy lists the late Agnese Nelms Haury’s $50 million gift to the UA among the top 50 gifts made in 2014.

UANews: Alumnus Pledges $1M Matching Gift to Athletics

Announcement - February 5, 2015

Douglas Allred, a Wildcat football player in the 1950s, directed his pledge to the Lowell-Stevens Football Facility.

UANews: UANews: College of Fine Arts Announces $20 Million Gift

Announcement - January 14, 2015

Pending approval, the School of Music will be named after centenarian Fred Fox, a legendary horn player and popular guest and teacher.

UANews: What a Year! Remembering the Best of 2014

Announcement - January 7, 2015

The Univerity’s big stories included the reopening of Old Main, Arizona NOW’s successful year, and a record year for technology commercialization.