Posts Tagged ‘mason’

Alumni giving is on the rise, but it must grow faster, farther

Posted: September 14, 2016 at 7:47 am, Last Updated: September 14, 2016 at 7:48 am

With Janet Bingham, President, George Mason University Foundation Alumni giving is on the rise at George Mason University. Between 2015 and 2016, the number of alumni donors increased by 8.65 percent and the dollars gifted increased by 72 percent. In the past few years, we’ve seen our first million-dollar gift from an alumnus and an increase in major […]

Mason alumna, our “Person of the Year”

Posted: December 11, 2014 at 10:47 am, Last Updated: December 11, 2014 at 11:19 am

This note from Honors College Dean Zofia Burr and Assistant Dean Andy Hoefer about alumna Audrey Ferguson truly made my day.  Time Magazine got it right this year when it named Ebola fighters the “Person of the Year“.   I was delighted, and not surprised, that one of our alumni was among the many unsung heroes who […]