At the University at Buffalo, "advancement isn’t siloed from the work of faculty. We operate as a team," explains Rose Hu, a professor of accounting at the university. Here, she shares what makes this development/faculty partnership work well for stewardship and philanthropy.
The key to fundraising for medical science is understanding the impact of the science, says Traci Galbaugh of UC Davis. Here, she and Kyle Fink, a UC Davis neurology professor, share their insights on showcasing research and connecting with donors.
Advancement teams are working to raise awareness (and mobilize alumni and donor support) for student wellness
Rates of mental health issues among college students have been rising for a nearly a decade—made worse by the pandemic. Now, more colleges and universities are discussing, focusing on, and prioritizing mental health initiatives. Here’s how advancement teams are working to support students’ mental health today, by raising awareness and sharing information, mobilizing donor and alumni support, and promoting wellness campuswide.