Despite pandemic and unemployment, donations at U of M top $35 million

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 01, 2021 6:54 PM CT | Published: July 19, 2021 4:00 AM CT

The university raised more than $35 million, including a record of $26.5 million for academic support when unemployment was at record highs and the campus mostly was quiet.

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Jane Roberts

Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers healthcare and higher education for The Daily Memphian.


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