Notable Donor News

Major Gift Highlights

The WSU Foundation received $35,000 or more at one time from these individuals, corporations, foundations and estates between July 1 and Sept. 15, 2020. Areas of giving are listed with their names. We appreciate their contributions.

Jerry and Jan Aaron
Scholarship – Business

Tim and Gail Buckley
Scholarships – General

Gene and Yolanda Camarena
Scholarships – General
Student Programming
Faculty Support
Admissions Support

Capitol Federal Foundation
Scholarships – Business

Steve and Becky Clark

Jim Erickson
General Support – LAS

Larry and Treva Hickok
Scholarship – Athletics

Anita Jones
Facilities – Business

Richard Lewis

Jim and Lorraine Mann
Scholarship – General

NetApp Inc.
Gift-in-kind – NIAR

David Ramos
Scholarship – Health Professions

Joan Sims
Scholarship – Business

Charlotte and Bob Terwilliger
General Support – Health Professions

Richard Varner

Warner Robins Air Force Base
Gift-in-kind – NIAR

Peri Widener
Facilities – Business
Student Programming – General

John B. and Coleen Lee Wooley
Scholarships – General

New Society of 1895 members

These individuals were named to the Society of 1895 between July 15 and Sept. 15, 2020, by establishing a deferred gift through the WSU Foundation. To become a member, please contact Michael Lamb, WSU Foundation vice president, at 316-978-3804 or

Lynette (’14) and Dan Murphy

David Ramos (’84)

Carol (’81) and Donna Swenson


New memorials were established or existing funds were selected in honor of the following deceased friends of Wichita State through the WSU Foundation between July 15 and Sept. 15, 2020. To contribute, please contact Phoebe Garcia, at 316-978-3811 or

Joe Fulgham

Daryl Burbach ‘80

George E. ‘Ed’ Hutton ‘48

Theodore ‘Ted’ Eberle

William C. Cohen

John B. O’Loughlin

Viona ‘Vim’ Lambert

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