personal talent, ability
- The campus this year also eliminated public fossil fuel investments from its endowment.
- “What was creative was figuring out a way to increase our giving while not diminishing the current value of our endowment,” Ford Foundation president Darren Walker tells Fortune.
- Foundations, family offices, college endowments, pension funds, and insurance companies should all, they say, wield their power to change the face of corporate America and Silicon Valley.
- All we can say is that the average genetic endowment of a group of dogs bred in exactly the same way as Dax will come out to be 56% husky and 44% Pomeranian.
- The vote in Maryland came as both public and private HBCUs nationwide have been struggling with uncertain federal funding, sputtering enrollment, and relatively small endowments.
- The schools endowment grew from $114 million to $472 million.
- The National Endowment for the Arts reports that more than half of all Americans are still reading—and even talking about books.
- Brock-Broido has been honored with two National Endowment of the Arts fellowships and a Guggenheim fellowship.
- He has received fellowships from the Guggenheim Foundation and the National Endowment for the Arts.
- The fund would then disburse the money based on a formula, providing regular payments until the endowment is exhausted.
- But for the most part even industry and endowment were powerless against the inertia of custom and the dead-weight of environment.
- She was a woman of great intellectual endowment, with highly cultivated literary tastes.
- This endowment would give the schools consequence and character, and would correct and elevate the standard of education.
- At its endowment Henry laid on the altar the famous "cornu eburneum," now lost.
- That we have groped for the way of right conduct and agonized over the soul betokens our spiritual endowment.