With $200 Million Gift, Mortimer B. Zuckerman Endows Mind Brain Behavior Institute at Columbia

Columbia News Staff, http://news.columbia.edu/zuckerman Columbia University President Lee C. Bollinger announced Dec. 17 that Mortimer B. Zuckerman has pledged $200 million to endow a Mind Brain Behavior Institute to support interdisciplinary neuroscience research and discovery by scholars across the University. Later that morning, Zuckerman and Bollinger attended a university forum featuring the Institute‚Äôs founding co-directors, […]

David Geffen gives $100 Million to create scholarship fund that will expand opportunities for top UCLA medical students

Roxanne Moster, http://newsroom.ucla.edu/portal/ucla/100-million-david-geffen-scholarship-241543.aspx Entertainment executive and philanthropist David Geffen has established an unprecedented $100 million scholarship fund that will cover the entire cost of education for the very best medical students attending the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (DGSOM). The school was named in his honor after his $200 million unrestricted gift in […]