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Success Stories

  • Carol Ravenal and Nick Schmalz at the Scholarship Luncheon, photo by Jeff Watts.

    Art Professor Establishes Award for Students to Travel, Explore

    To Carol Bird Ravenal, PhD, travel and study are intertwined. A professor emerita of art at the College of Arts and Sciences, she attributes her painting success to a college trip to Scandinavia and wanted to give art students the same opportunity.

  • President of APCO Worldwide Gives $100,000 gift for SPA Scholarship

    Margery Kraus, SPA/BA '67, SPA/MPA '71, president and CEO of APCO Worldwide and a member of the Board of Trustees, established the Margery Kraus Public Affairs and Advocacy Endowed Scholarship Fund.

  • Richard Hocker.

    Alumnus Support Helps Business Students Succeed

    Richard Hocker, KSB/BS ’68, KSB/MBA ’70, believes in the power of education to transform lives. The founder and chief investment officer of PENN Capital Management has made generous donations to two educational institutions that helped shape his life

  • Alumni Award Winner Rallies
    Brothers, Raises Funds

    2008 Alumni Recognition Award winner, Ronald Boots Nissenbaum, KSB/BS '68, has a long history of bringing people together and rallying them for a good cause.

  • Mark and Terri Laks

    Alumni Couple Makes AU a Family Tradition

    On weekends, you can always find season ticket holders Mark CAS/BA ’76 and Terri Laks CAS/BS ’81 in the bleachers at Bender for home games, cheering on the Eagles; Mark and Terri are generous AU supporters.

  • Shelley Brodecki

    AU Parent Supports the Arts While Supporting AU

    “Volunteering at AU was a great way for me to be involved in the life of the university without being involved in my daughter’s life at the university,” says Shelley Brodecki, mother of Ariella Brodecki, CAS/BA '08.