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Summer 2019 Issue

Balloon drop at renaming of School of EngineeringMcKelveys Make a Transformative Investment in Engineering

Jim and Anna McKelvey’s gift establishes an endowment that will generate continued support for engineering education and research at Washington University for generations to come. In recognition of their unprecedented commitment, the engineering school at the university has been renamed the James McKelvey School of Engineering. (Read more)

Rineys Provide $35 Million for Medical Research

Rodger and Paula Riney are helping to create a healthier future by supporting efforts to develop innovative treatments for devastating diseases that affect millions of people around the globe. (Read more)

Why I Give: Endowed Professorships

Spirit of Washington University editor Mary Lee speaks with an alumna, corporate partner, and former faculty member about their reasons for establishing endowed positions. (Read more)