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Bloomberg, December 21, 2011, Wednesday


December 21, 2011, Wednesday

Bloomberg (full article)

Cornell’s $350 Million Donor Feeney Plans to Give It All Away

Cornell has been among the biggest beneficiaries, receiving almost $1 billion, including the gift announced Dec. 16 that will help pay for an engineering campus in New York City. Feeney graduated from Cornell’s school of hotel administration in 1956 and has helped pay for buildings, scholarships and research at the main campus in Ithaca, New York, for decades, said Ron Ehrenberg, an economist and former university vice president.