July 9, 2020
Philanthropy in higher education is currently dominated by the political left. Are there openings for those on the other side of the aisle to make a lasting difference?
March 6, 2020
These schools serve only a fraction of Americans, but they raise $44B a year through endowments and guzzle mightily from the federal trough.
January 16, 2019
A new program to bolster civic literacy.
July 19, 2018
The National Association of Scholars honors Professor Samuel Bluefarb, a long-time and stalwart supporter of the NAS.
March 1, 2018
Martin Wooster recommends NAS to donors as an organization that promotes intellectual diversity on college campuses.
March 16, 2015
A battle over a philanthropic endowment at Trinity College ends as a victory for donor intent.
February 27, 2014
Despite the fact that many art donors forbid the sale of their art, some university officials believe that flailing institutions can only stay afloat if they sell their collections.
January 10, 2012
Peter Wood searches for the uncommon good in fundraising for nonprofits.
December 22, 2011
That is the question that Lenore Ealy addresses in today’s Pope Center Clarion Call. She looks quite a way back into the 20th century to see how the classical-liberal philanthropists of the po...
December 14, 2011
Duke University has recently received some large gifts, but in today's Pope Center Clarion Call, alum Al Oettinger explains why he has stopped giving the school money.