Bloomberg Philanthropies, established by former New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, has announced $100 million gift to Cornell Tech for construction of The Bloomberg Center. Located on Cornell’s applied sciences campus, the Bloomberg Center is named in honor of Bloomberg’s daughters, Emma and Georgina Bloomberg, and is scheduled to open in 2017.
Harvard Business School alumnus John A. Paulson has signed an agreement to give $400 million to the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. In honor of the largest donation in Harvard’s history, the engineering school will be renamed the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences. “For 379 years, Harvard has […]