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U. of C. expands fundraising campaign to $5 billion

March 7th, 2017

The University of Chicago has expanded its fundraising campaign to a record $5 billion.

“By raising the goal, we’re recognizing the success of the campaign to date, and affirming the University’s determination to broaden access for all students and support critical areas of inquiry,” Joseph Neubauer, chairman of the board of trustees, said in a release.

The “Inquiry and Impact” campaign, as it’s called, had a goal of raising $4.5 billion when it was launched in 2014.

 

Read more in my Taking Names column in the Chicago Sun-Times.

 

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