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Beacon of Democracy
Imagine what democracy in the 21st century might look like.
Rotunda Dome Room Capitals
Update  •  March 9, 2020
New Investment Continues Momentum of Bicentennial Professors Fund
The University of Virginia will invest an additional $50 million into the Bicentennial Professors Fund, which uses University matching funds to multiply the impact of philanthropic support for endowed professorships.
Philip Bourne, Data Science Dean
Update  •  January 9, 2020
Gift Advances Stephenson Dean’s Endowment at School of Data Science
The University of Virginia’s newly established School of Data Science has received a $3 million gift from Scott and Beth Stephenson to support the establishment of the Stephenson Dean of the School of Data Science.
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Largest-Ever Gift to UVA Engineering will Support Teaching and Research Excellence
The largest donation in University of Virginia School of Engineering history began with a chance encounter more than half a century ago.
Early Childhood Education
Update  •  September 30, 2019
$10 Million Education School Gift Supports Early Childhood Education
UVA's School of Education and Human Development announced a $10 million gift from Jane Batten to support professorships and fellowships in early childhood education.
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$10M Endowment Establishes John A. Griffin Dean's Chair at McIntire School of Commerce

The $10 million endowment, approved Thursday by the Board of Visitors, will establish the John A. Griffin Dean’s Chair to support the salary and activities of McIntire’s dean.

The $10 million endowment, approved Thursday by the Board of Visitors, will establish the John A. Griffin Dean’s Chair to support the salary and activities of McIntire’s dean.