Former Michigan governor, James J. Blanchard and wife, Janet, donated $1 million to MSU to create the Governor Jim Blanchard Public Service Forum.
MSU’s newly created William and Audrey Farber Family Chair in Holocaust Studies and European Jewish History will be one of just a handful of Holocaust Studies chairs in the country
Lawrence Drzal grew up in Detroit and has used knowledge of auto industry to build up multiple world-class research centers at MSU.
College of Education alumnus Rick Stiggins created an endowment at MSU five years ago to achieve his vision of improving how U.S. teachers use assessments in their schools.
Law alumnus Harold Beznos funds full-tuition scholarship in memory of his father Samuel, who had a lifelong appreciation for the laws of the land and the lawyers who upheld them.
For the second year in a row, private giving to Michigan State University topped $238 million, continuing the success of the $1.5 billion Empower Extraordinary capital campaign.