reaches $50 million goal
School of Engineering
and Applied Science has met its campaign
goal of $50 million a year ahead of schedule and nine months after
boosting its original goal from $37.5 million.
gifts have enabled the Engineering School to strengthen its program
in a number of ways, including the establishment of two distinguished
professorships. Contributions also will provide more scholarship
support to undergraduate students. In particular, the school plans
to expand the financial component of the Rodman Scholars program,
an honors program for exceptional students.
$50 million allows us to meet basic needs that were identified
in the early 1990s," said Engineering School dean Richard
W. Miksad. "But the world keeps changing. ... So we will
continue to work with alumni, faculty, corporate partners and
others to pursue excellence in our focus areas and throughout