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John Paul Schaefer Endowed Chair in Optical Sciences Created

The John Paul Schaefer Endowed Chair in Optical Sciences is the fourth of recently announced endowed chairs associated with James C. Wyant's $20 million gift to the Wyant College of Optical Sciences.

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UA Alumnus Leaves $8.8 Million
to College of Medicine - Tucson

The University of Arizona College of Medicine – Tucson has received an $8.8 million gift from the estate of Dr. Ronald K. Baker, a 1975 alumnus of the college, including the largest endowed scholarship gift ever received by the college.

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New Gifts Announced at Arizona Assurance Program Celebration

The University of Arizona Foundation recently hosted a celebration of the Arizona Assurance Program and fundraiser Edie Auslander. Supporters announced two major gifts made in honor of Auslander.

Photograph of Elise Lopez, inaugural director of the UA Consortium on Gender-Based Violence standing in front of the Old Main Building. (Photo: Nividita Chatani/UA College of Social and Behavioral Sciences)

With $1.5 Million Gift, UA Launches Consortium on Gender-Based Violence

A gift from the Chris and Carrie Shumway Foundation will support the UA's Consortium on Gender-Based Violence, a research and resource center that seeks to model and inspire a radical shift in the way people think about and address gender-based violence.