USM Foundation Wins Good Governance Award from Institutional Investor's Inaugural Investor Intelligence Awards
During a special reception held in Boston on June 3rd to mark the Investor Intelligence Awards for Endowments & Foundations, the USM Foundation tied for the Good Governance Award with Hartford Healthcare. Click through to read about our CIO, Sam Gallo, and how he and his team became recognized by Investor Intelligence.
In the May/June issue of Trusteeship, the Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges asks Arizona State Representative Heather Carter how boards and public officials can learn from her. In addition to her legislative role, she also works as a clinical associate professor at Arizona State University.
Many nonprofits see online giving as little more than a gimmick. But it may hold the key to strengthening ties with donors. The Chronicle of Philanthropy has organized a list of articles, trends, advice, and tools you need to take advantage of all that online fundraising has to offer.
In recognition of Chancellor William E. "Brit" Kirwan's thirteen years with the University System of Maryland, United States Congressman Steny Hoyer gave a one minute speech honoring Chancellor Kirwan. Congressman Hoyer details some of Chancellor Kirwan's accomplishments throughout his 51 year career.
On Monday, February 23rd, several board directors visited with state senators and delegates on behalf of the University System of Maryland in the wake of a $40 million mid-year budget cut.