U of M receives $5.5 million Dunavant gift to endow five chairs

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 03, 2022 7:23 PM CT | Published: October 03, 2022 6:00 PM CT

The Billy Dunavant Foundation gift will establish the the Laura Butler Ford chair in nursing, three chairs in supply chain management and one in agritech and regenerative agriculture.


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Aarron Fleming

Aarron Fleming

Aarron Fleming covers Memphis and Shelby County’s court system and is a member of The Daily Memphian’s public safety reporting team. He formerly covered education and earned his B.A. in journalism from the University of Memphis.


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