Spring 2016 Giving Tribute

Creators, Innovators, Illuminators
A more creative and innovative Miami


Hodges reflect on a decade of leadership, love and honor
President and Mrs. Hodge proud to be Miamians for life

Puzzitiello scholarships offer opportunity to future Miamians
Couple creates scholarships for Farmer School and football

Lives Transformed: Gracie Rapnicki ’16
“Without the generous donors who believe in me, I wouldn’t have had the experiences that have shaped the person I am today and contributed to whom I want to be.”

Lives Transformed: Jalen Brown ’16
“Scholarship support truly saved my life.”

Lives Transformed: Jenna Jones ’17
“It’s humbling to know that someone else thought this much of me—that I deserve to go to school here and have this opportunity and experience.”

Initiative raising $1.5 million to advance Pre-Law Program
$700,000 matching gift spurs effort to endow program

Class scholarship support adds up in big ways for students
As Miami continues to make impressive progress in its $100 million Miami Promise Scholarship Campaign, the university’s class scholarship program provides an attractive option for all Miamians to participate.

The Class of 1955: Still giving strong
When you are great, you know it, and the Miami University Class of 1955 certainly has the giving history to prove it.

Schultz generosity reflects gratitude for baseball and Miami
NCAA record-holder supports Jay Hayden Baseball Center

Gift Planning: Bill Lammers ’70
By all accounts, Bill Lammers ’70 was the all-American success story—a strong student, natural leader, model Naval officer, successful professional and an ideal family man.

Miami Veterans Tribute planned
Tribute to honor Miami veterans from all five military branches

Construction Begins On Armstrong Student Center East Wing
Just over two years after the Armstrong Student Center opened its doors, construction has commenced on the East Wing continuation that will bring the Center’s original vision to completion.

News briefs and Commitment Update
  • Tuition Promise
  • Best Value Colleges of 2016
  • U.S. News & World Report’s top 100
  • Additional recent major-gift commitments
  • Crawford named Miami’s 22nd president
  • Calendar year 2015 success
  • #MoveInMiami set for Aug. 25

Giving Tribute-Spring 2016 Online Publication
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