Major Gift Highlights


The WSU Foundation received $25,000 or more from these individuals, corporations, foundations and estates between Sept. 1 and Nov. 30, 2013. Most projects funded are listed with their names. We appreciate their contributions.

Anna Kathleen Walsh ’28, ’39 Estate

Anna Elizabeth Walsh Humanities Scholarship

Anna Kathleen Walsh English Scholarship

J. Martyn Walsh English Education Scholarship


Barry and Paula Downing Foundation

Barry ’72 and Paula Downing

Gordon Parks Photo Acquisition


Bradbury Company Inc.

David Bradbury

Coach’s Club – Men’s Basketball


Gail and Tim ’71 Buckley

Buckley Family American Indian Scholarship Fund

Fairmount College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Annual Fund Campaign

Football ’70 Memorial Scholarship

Liberal Arts and Sciences Fund

National Advisory Council


Cargill Meat Solutions Corporation

Koch Global Trading Center


Becky and Steve ’65 Clark

Steve Clark Trust

Layman L. Clark Kansas/CCIM Chapter Scholarship in Real Estate

National Advisory Council

Rhatigan Student Center Renovation


Erach R. Talaty Estate

Dr. Erach Talaty Distinguished Endowed Fellowship in Chemistry

Erach R. Talaty Endowed Distinguished Professorship in Chemistry

Erach R. Talaty Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship


Steve ’85 and Regine Feilmeier

Barton School of Business Annual Fund

Barton School of Business Operating Fund

Coach’s Club – Men’s Basketball

National Advisory Council


Corinne Glaves ’71

Koch Global Trading Center


Kent Mauk ’79

Kent A. Mauk General Scholarship


Meritrust Credit Union

Entrepreneurship Activities


Morgan Stanley Smith Barney Global Impact

Coach’s Club – Men’s Basketball


Ann and Robert O’Bleness

Robert Allen O’Bleness Scholarship/Fellowship


Opal Jean Gaines Estate

Opal Jean & Keith Gaines Endowed Academic Scholarship

Opal Jean & Keith Gaines Endowed Athletic Scholarship


Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories

Gift-in-kind – Engineering-Equipment


Siemens Product Lifecycle Management Software Inc.

Gift-in-kind – Engineering-Equipment


Alice and Randy ’71 Simon

Athletic Unrestricted Fund


Textron Charitable Trust

Cessna Engineering Scholarships

Cessna Industrial Engineering Scholarships

Del Roskam Scholarship


John ’79 and Gail ’79 Wadsworth

Wadsworth Family Student-Athlete Scholarship


Klee ’01 and Jennifer Watchous

Ablah Library Annual Fund Campaign

Barton School of Business Annual Fund Campaign

Coach’s Club – Men’s Basketball

Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization


Mike Young ’67

Koch Global Trading Center


Gene and Michelle Zaid ’77

Gene Zaid Graduate Fellowship in Chemistry


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