Major Gift Highlights

The WSU Foundation received $15,000 or more from these individuals, corporations, foundations and estates between April 1 and September 30, 2011. The projects funded are listed with their names. We appreciate their contributions.

Armour Foundation Inc.

 – College of Fine Arts – Departmental Support

Mickey Armstrong ’45

– The E.W. “Pete” Armstrong Endowed Scholarship in Chemistry
– Joseph G. Berkley/High Plains Journal Endowed Scholarship in Communication
– Mickey and Pete Armstrong Performing Arts Scholarship
– Mildred (Mickey) and E.W. “Pete” Armstrong Faculty Development Fund

Sue ’61, ’67 and Chuck ’62, ’65 Bair

– Charles G. Bair Endowed Engineering Scholarship
– Music Associates
– Shocker Golden Girls

Lora and Don ’88 Barry

– Rhatigan Student Center Renovation

R. Larry Beamer and Deborah G. Haynes ’76 Foundation

– Advanced Education in General Dentistry Building Fund

Abbie and Casey Blake

– Eck Stadium Phase 5-B

The Boeing Company

– 21st Century Technology to Prepare 21st Century Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Teachers Fund
– American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Support
– Boeing Current Graduate Fellowship in Engineering
– Boeing Engineering Open House
– Boeing Engineering Recruitment Scholarship
– Boeing Engineering Scholarships
– Boeing Engineers Without Borders WSU Student Chapter
– Boeing Female Engineering Recruitment Scholarship
– Boeing National Society of Black Engineers Scholarship
– Boeing National Society of Black Engineers Student Chapter Support
– Boeing Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Student Scholarship/Fellowship
– Boeing Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers
– Boeing Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Operations
– Boeing Society of Women Engineers Current Scholarship
– Boeing Society of Women Engineers Student Chapter Operating Fund
– Boeing Upward Bound Math and Science Scholarships
– College of Engineering Great Expectations: Engineering Kansas Scholars Program
– Engineer as a Leader Course
– Engineering Design Project Support
– Engineering Summer Camps
– Engineering Teaching Certificate Support
– Project Lead The Way
– Switched-On Saturdays Academy II

Bradbury Company Inc.

– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

Elaine ’61 and Virgil ’61 Brady

– Elaine and Virgil Brady Endowed Spirit Squad Scholarship
– K.T. Woodman Endowed Scholarship in Track

S.M. and L.H. Brown Charitable Trust

– Miró Conservation Campaign

Gail E. and Timothy W. ’71 Buckley

– Buckley Family American Indian Scholarship Fund

Kelly and Jon ’83 Callen

– Anita Lusk Memorial for the Anita Lusk Business Scholarship
– Miró Conservation Campaign
– WSU Alumni Association

Capitol Federal Foundation

– Capitol Federal Savings Scholarships in Business

Gayla and Dan ’53, ’04 Carney

– Dharma deSilva Scholarship or Professorship in International Business
– Roger D. and Irene Lowe Endowed Scholarship
– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

Steve Clark ’65 Trust

– Layman L. Clark/Kansas Certified Commercial Investment Member Chapter Scholarship in Real Estate
– Miró Conservation Campaign

Dorothy and Bill Cohen

– Bill and Dorothy Cohen Endowed Scholarship
– Coach’s Club – Men’s Basketball
– Men’s Basketball Margin of Excellence
– Men’s Golf Team
– National Advisory Council
– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization
– Women’s Golf Team
– WSU Alumni Association

Carolyn J. and Edwin H. ’76 Cooper

– Advanced Education in General Dentistry Building Fund

Bruce Cooper

– Athletic Unrestricted Fund
– Battery for Baseball
– Eck Stadium Skyboxes
– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

Cornejo & Sons Inc.

– Jess Cornejo/Cornejo & Sons Scholarship
– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

Kimberly and Jamie ’63 Coulter

– Coach’s Club — Men’s Basketball
– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

I.M. Dorman Charitable Trust

– Cecil W. and Helen J. Dorman Scholarship Fund

Paula and Barry ’72 Downing

– Anita Lusk Memorial for the Anita Lusk Business Scholarship
– Baseball Indoor Practice Facility

Barry ’72 and Paula Downing Foundation

– Anita Lusk Memorial for the Anita Lusk Business Scholarship
– Coach’s Club — Men’s Basketball

Hugh Forrest and Pat Hockett

– Nathan Bedford Forrest Memorial Scholarship

Aleta Gile

– Aleta and Marvin Gile Piano Scholarship

Howard Greenburg

– Ulrich Museum Art Collection

Hawker Beechcraft Corporation

– Champions Club (Roundhouse Renaissance Funding)
– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

Shelli Herman ’88

– Shelli Herman Leadership and Achievement Scholarship

Mary ’94 and Mark Hutton

– Beverly Coldsnow Hutton Music Education Scholarship

Estate of Frances L. Jew ’58

– Hartman Reigler Scholarship

John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

– Project Lead The Way – Transforming the Supply Chain of Engineers

Liz and Charles Koch

– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

Chonci and Elliot ’85 Lekawa

– Athletic Unrestricted Fund
– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

 Debbie and Dale ’69, ’72 Maltbie

– Maltbie Engineering Scholarship
– Rhatigan Student Center Renovation
– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

Mann Family Foundation

– Anita Lusk Memorial for the Anita Lusk Business Scholarship
– Claude E. Mann Endowed Scholarship in Business
– Elaine O. Mann Endowed Scholarship in Liberal Arts and Sciences

Jane McHugh ’80

– Miró Conservation Campaign
– Rhatigan Student Center Renovation
– Ulrich Museum Operating Fund

Meritrust Credit Union

– Campus Life and University Relations

Murfin Drilling Company

– Men’s Golf Team Tournament
– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

Kim and Steve Packebush

– Athletic Unrestricted Fund
– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

Pepsi Bottling Company

– President’s Designated Pepsi Fund

Lee R. Riley ’42

– Geology Diamond Anniversary Project
– Lee Riley Current Library Graduate Assistantship

Ed Sawan

– Maha Maggie Sawan Fellowship for International Students

Security 1st Title

– Real Estate Program Fund
– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

Jack See

– John A. See Engineering Scholarship

Joyce Smith ’79, ’84

– Bert Smith Memorial Scholarship in Aerospace Engineering
– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization
– Shocker Golden Girls 

Richard D. Smith Revocable Trust

– Edwin A. Ulrich Annual Exhibition Fund
– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

Sullivan Higdon & Sink Inc.

– Economic Outlook Conference
– Fairmount College of Liberal Arts and Sciences Fund
– Sullivan Higdon & Sink Faculty Fellow in Integrated Marketing Communication
– Sullivan Higdon & Sink Scholarships for Advertising Copywriting

Kate and Dan ’67 Taylor

– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

Textron Charitable Trust

– Baseball Indoor Practice Facility
– Cessna Engineering Scholarships
– Cessna Industrial Engineering Scholarships

Via Christi Health

– KMUW Radio Support Fund

Estate of Ann Wallace

– Lawrence A. Wallace Scholarship

Velma Wallace

– Rhatigan Student Center Renovation
– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

Jennifer and Klee ’01 Watchous

– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

Chris White

– Shocker Athletic Scholarship Organization

Wichita Community Foundation

– Advanced Education in General Dentistry Building Fund

Elva Lea Wise ’47 Trust

– Elva Lea Wise Scholarship

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