Donor Stories

Donor Stories

Sylvester Researcher Awarded Endowed Chair in Solid Tumor Research

In acknowledgement of his innovative research in prostate cancer, Sanoj Punnen, M.D., was awarded the Pap Corps Champions for Cancer Research Endowed Chair in Solid Tumor Research. The prestigious designation will run for five years at nearly $75,000 per year of funding and allows Dr. Punnen and team to expand the scope and influence of their work.


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Citizens Board seeks to spotlight innovative, life-changing student projects

Since 1997 the Citizens Board Changemakers Student Fund has supported faculty, student, and staff projects that enhance student learning and magnify the University of Miami’s impact in the community and the world. The Fund is now open for proposals for the FY 2022 awards cycle.

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A $1.5 million legacy for business and baseball

A $1.5 million bequest from longtime University of Miami supporter Charles M. Durham, Jr. will create the Charles M. Durham, Jr. Endowed Business Scholarship Fund and the Charles M. Durham, Jr. Endowed Hurricanes Baseball Scholarship Fund.

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Permanent exhibit to highlight the history of Black students

With a significant gift from Johnny C. Taylor Jr., alumnus and member of the University of Miami Board of Trustees, an interactive display will spotlight the impact of the University’s Black students.

https://news.miami.edu/stories/2021/02/permanent-exhibit-to-highlight-the-history-of-black-students.html