Drexel University Law will no longer bear the name of donor Earle I. Mack ('59), who donated $15 million 2 years after the school graduated its first class. Made available in full-text glory here by an anonymous Drexel Law alum and blogger, the e-mail the school sent out regarding the decision was congenial to a fault and leaves many remaining questions.
Donor Joseph Tsai recently gave a $30 million gift to Yale Law School's China Center. The forces here involve a family that has been involved with Asia for decades and has multigenerational ties to the Ivy League school.Read More
Billionaire Stephen Ross is best known for his contributions to University of Michigan, whose business school bears his name. But Ross also studied law, including at NYU, which helps explain this large gift. We take a look.Read More
Nearly everyone is strongly interested in something, or acutely worried about some corner of our troubled world. So it's no surprise that a lot of alumni giving is as much about advancing a cause -- say, conservation -- as advancing a school.Read More