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The campus this year also eliminated public fossil fuel investments from its endowment.Georgetown University to power campus with electricity from solar plants|Lauren Lumpkin|October 29, 2020|Washington Post
“What was creative was figuring out a way to increase our giving while not diminishing the current value of our endowment,” Ford Foundation president Darren Walker tells Fortune.
Foundations, family offices, college endowments, pension funds, and insurance companies should all, they say, wield their power to change the face of corporate America and Silicon Valley.Institutional investors must take action on diversity in venture capital|ehinchliffe|August 31, 2020|Fortune
All we can say is that the average genetic endowment of a group of dogs bred in exactly the same way as Dax will come out to be 56% husky and 44% Pomeranian.How to Design (or at Least Model) Mixed Dog Breeds|Pradeep Mutalik|July 31, 2020|Quanta Magazine
The vote in Maryland came as both public and private HBCUs nationwide have been struggling with uncertain federal funding, sputtering enrollment, and relatively small endowments.A Pandemic Problem, Or Just an Excuse to Deny HBCUs More Funding?|Truthbetold|July 7, 2020|TruthBeTold.news
The schools endowment grew from $114 million to $472 million.
The National Endowment for the Arts reports that more than half of all Americans are still reading—and even talking about books.How We Read Now: 10 Facts from the National Endowment for the Arts Report|Thomas Flynn|September 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Brock-Broido has been honored with two National Endowment of the Arts fellowships and a Guggenheim fellowship.
He has received fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts.
The fund would then disburse the money based on a formula, providing regular payments until the endowment is exhausted.One National Compassion Fund for All of America’s Tragedies|David Freedlander|March 23, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But for the most part even industry and endowment were powerless against the inertia of custom and the dead-weight of environment.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
She was a woman of great intellectual endowment, with highly cultivated literary tastes.
This endowment would give the schools consequence and character, and would correct and elevate the standard of education.Thoughts on Educational Topics and Institutions|George S. Boutwell
At its endowment Henry laid on the altar the famous "cornu eburneum," now lost.Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Carlisle|C. King Eley
That we have groped for the way of right conduct and agonized over the soul betokens our spiritual endowment.Revolution and Other Essays|Jack London
British Dictionary definitions for endowment
- the source of income with which an institution, etc, is endowed
- the income itself