A centrepiece building for exploratory ‘blue skies’ research and industrial partnerships in the physical sciences will be created at the University of Cambridge to investigate new approaches to fundamental science and to solving global challenges, such as natural resource demand.
Following the successful completion of the 800th Anniversary Campaign in 2011, the University Development Office has launched a new report for donors to Collegiate Cambridge.
A senior higher education development executive with considerable experience in major campaigns has been appointed by the University of Cambridge to lead its development and alumni relations programmes.
Ms Kate Wilson has been appointed Acting Chief Operating Officer, charged with building organisational capability to support the philanthropic and alumni relations objectives of the University. Her responsibilities include Prospect Information and Research, Major Gifts Fundraising, Alumni and Supporter Engagement, Communications, Finance and Operations.
The Philanthropist, Cambridge’s new magazine, celebrates the impact of philanthropy across the University and Colleges and includes stories and articles that bring the benefits of philanthropy to life.