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August 2014

Donors Corner

Davis gifts target Mays’ premier programs

By • August 28th, 2014 • Category: Departments, Donors Corner

A recent gift to support two high-priority programs will support Mays Business School students for years to come. A total of $550,000 has been provided to establish the Cathy and William W. Davis ’75 MBA Fellowship and the Cathy and William W. Davis ’75 Endowed Business Honors Scholarship Program. “In talking with the leadership at […]



McEvoy gift supports Full-Time MBA students

By • August 4th, 2014 • Category: Donors Corner

Texas A&M University and its Full-Time MBA program are dear to the hearts of Kevin McEvoy and his wife Maria, so they wanted to assist students enrolled in the program. They committed a $300,000 gift to establish the Maria B. and Michael K. McEvoy ’79 MBA Fellowship fund at Mays Business School to support veterans […]



Pair pledges gift to fund several Texas A&M endowments

By • March 17th, 2014 • Category: Donors Corner, Texas A&M

M. Ann and Charles P. ’82 Manning have committed gifts to Mays Business School, two other Texas A&M University colleges and the 12th Man Foundation. The funds for the gifts will be generated through a retirement account and a revocable living trust.



Petersens give back to university that has given their family so much

By • March 11th, 2014 • Category: Donors Corner, Former Students, Texas A&M

Since graduating from Texas A&M in the early 1980s, Kris ’81 and Bruce ’83 Petersen have been involved in the life of their alma mater in a variety of ways.



Davis $1 million gift doubled by Mays program match

By • February 20th, 2014 • Category: Donors Corner, Former Students, Texas A&M

Don Davis’ sense of Aggie pride and appreciation for the core values of Texas A&M have driven him to give back multiple times to his alma mater. Already a supporter of the Dwight Look College of Engineering and the Olsen Field renovation, Davis decided he would like to make another gift to Texas A&M – this time to Mays Business School.



Rinn ’75 Establishes Accounting/Tax Education Endowment

By • February 18th, 2014 • Category: Donors Corner, Former Students

Robert (Bob) A. Rinn ’75 knew for many years that he wanted to leave part of his estate to Texas A&M through his will. After meeting with a financial consultant, Rinn decided to make a planned gift by assigning the Texas A&M Foundation as a beneficiary of one of his life insurance policies. His gift of $267,000 established the Robert A. Rinn ’75 Energy Accounting/Tax Education Endowment.



Generosity a family tradition for Andersons

By • February 6th, 2014 • Category: Donors Corner, Former Students, Texas A&M

Stephanie Anderson says her grandmother’s ambition for her family to be attend and graduate from college changed the trajectory of her family; and this objective has carried on in Stephanie and her husband’s charitable mission statement to help other families change their trajectories through education.



Moore endowment will support future lawyers

By • February 3rd, 2014 • Category: Donors Corner, Featured Stories, Texas A&M

An MBA is the most common advanced degree for business school graduates, but a Juris Doctor is a close second. Mays Business School students who are pursuing law school will receive financial assistance through a new scholarship: The Joy W. ’88 and Nathan P. Moore ’89 Endowed Award. Funded by a $100,000 gift from Joy and Nathan Moore, the award is designated for a Mays student who has been accepted into a law school and will support studies at that law school.



Eric Wylie ’93 pledges to help Mays student leaders

By • November 5th, 2013 • Category: Donors Corner, Texas A&M

When he committed $25,000 to create the Eric R. Wylie ’93 Business Student Council Leadership Endowed Scholarship fund, Wylie joked that he wanted the scholarship to go to someone like himself: A finance major and a member of the Texas A&M Corps of Cadets.



Davis gift to Mays enhances pair’s legacy

By • October 18th, 2013 • Category: Donors Corner, Texas A&M

A desire to assist Mays Business School students prompted two Texas A&M University alumni to donate $250,000 to establish the Becky ’76 and Monty Davis ’77 Endowed Business Honors Scholarship Program.