Profiles in Giving
Profiles in Giving 2007 Archive
Giving to Tufts transforms the university, and often the lives of both donors and recipients. These profiles highlight the experiences that prompt people to give to Tufts, as well as the tangible impact of their generosity.
- Dr. Robert D. Buchanan, D46
His gift has the School of Dental Medicine looking up
- David Billig, A10
Stern Family Scholar finds in Tufts a feast of new ideas.
- David Kaplan
Stern Family Professor in Engineering credits generosity for boosting research
- John Halvey, A82
Attorney's gift toward Humanities Center a 'thank you' to Tufts teachers
- Laura Rivera, A08
Tufts has equipped her with "tools to change the world."
- Dr. David Shoemaker, A07P
"I consider Tufts a part of my extended family," says boathouse benefactor.
- Lori Winters Samuels, J81
Her motto: "Giving to scholarship aid is the greatest thing you can do."
- Karen M. Schwartz, J75
Her gift supports undergraduate creativity in music, dance, drama, studio and media arts.
- Debra Smith Knez, J82
She and husband Brian are helping Tufts attract the best young faculty
- Dr. Elliot W. Strong, A52, M56, and Marjorie Strong
Their generosity will help a deserving student meet the high cost of medical school.