Donor Tribute 2019–2020

Thank you for your generosity.

每天在圣. 凯瑟琳 University, 和记app官网有独特的机会去从事触及生活、影响和记app官网的社区和世界的工作. This year, the launch of 引领 & INFLUENCE: The Campaign for the Next Level of Excellence 提出了一个新的, remarkable opportunity to support our students, 他们的未来, 和 the enduring legacy of this institution. We are deeply grateful to donors like you, 谁在这场运动中的投资已经产生了持久的影响,使和记app官网能够继续提供教育机会,使学生的生活变得有意义.

个人捐赠者

Private foundations, organizations, 和 donor advised funds

Corporations, corporate foundations, 和 matching gifts

Scholarships 和 planned gifts

志愿者

引领 & INFLUENCE: The Campaign for the Next Level of Excellence

Instilling the Legacy of Excellence for Generations to Come
Excellence has been at the core of our work to achieve the St. 凯瑟琳 mission since our inception, 也是和记app官网今年春天发起的耗资1.3亿美元的大学活动的中心. 引领 & INFLUENCE: The Campaign for the Next Level of Excellence 和记app官网的承诺是为了让生活更有意义,更有智慧吗, 大胆的, strong women to lead our world 和 influence change. 到目前为止, 和记app官网的支持者慷慨地为这一目标投资了近8000万美元, 这将产生一种持久的影响,让未来几代学生都能感受到. 这项活动将为学生提供更高水平的奖学金和项目, training 和 opportunities for faculty, maintenance 和 preservation of our beautiful campus, 和 support in the annual needs of students through the 凯蒂基金. St. 和记官方是美国最大的私立女子大学,有望成为女性教育的一支更强大的力量. 您对和记app官网学生的支持和投资直接决定了和记app官网能否成功实现这一目标. Thank you for being part of our St. Kate’s community 和 our powerful future.


和记app官网的学生

Powering Lives of Meaning Through Access to a St. 凯特的教育
对今天的学生来说,获得负担得起的教育是最紧迫的问题之一. With both tuition 和 student loan debt rising, 学生们不得不做出艰难的财务选择,这将影响他们未来几年的生活. 这就是为什么通过捐赠给奖学金基金来回报和投资凯蒂会有很大的不同. 目前,圣. 凯特每年颁发300个命名奖学金——和记app官网希望这个数字能翻一番 引领 & INFLUENCE: The Campaign for the Next Level of Excellence, starting with the inaugural awarding of the Oedbauer Family Scholarship 在过去的一年中. 1943年由护士校友Rose Oedbauer Gustafson为纪念她的父母和她的三个姐妹而建立的. 凯特的护士校友——Oedbauer家庭奖学金基金延续了家族的传统,帮助凯蒂获得教育. These scholarships increase student access to a St. 凯特的教育减少了他们的经济负担,这样他们就可以完成学位,增加他们的收入能力. 感谢Rose Oedbauer Gustafson和和记app官网许多其他投资者的慷慨捐赠,St. Kate’s median undergraduate student debt for 2019 graduates was $27,389美元——不到一年的学费,低于明尼苏达大学非营利组织平均28美元的学费,046. Our deep gratitude to Rose 和 all of our donors!


和记app官网的教师

Driving Academic Innovation 和 Excellence
教师专业知识, 发展, 创新是创造前沿课程和项目的核心,这些课程和项目能够吸引学生,让他们毕业后进入需求旺盛的职业. This past year, two generous gifts to St. 凯特在表彰两位致力于女性教育的杰出女性的同时,也为这类创新创造了新的机会. St. 凯瑟琳 University trustee Brenda Gr和str和 Woodson ’80, JD, made a $2 million gift to establish the Mary Alice Muellerleile English Endowed Chair, 这将推进大学丰富的英语课程,并阐明该学科的持续相关性. 詹姆斯J. Hill Center contributed $1 million to fund the 玛丽T. Hill Director of Data Science 三年了. 该职位将领导数据科学项目,以满足对研究和数据分析师日益增长的需求, 同时加深学生对社会责任的理解和道德领导的实践. Both are lead gifts in 引领 & INFLUENCE: The Campaign for the Next Level of Excellence, 证明了对和记app官网的教师的投资是如何重要的,以确保和记app官网的学术卓越的遗产继续, a priority that remains at the forefront of achieving our mission.


和记app官网的地方

Fostering a Vibrant Campus 和 Classrooms
圣修女会. 约瑟夫一直都明白物理学习环境在全人教育中的重要性. As a result, the 1920s brought two iconic spaces to St. Kate’s with the opening of Our Lady of Victory Chapel孟德尔大厅. 自1924年开放以来,教堂一直是学生体验的中心. Kate’s community a place for peace 和 reflection, key parts of the Catholic intellectual tradition, while hosting the University’s most sacred traditions. 1927年,圣. 凯特学院继续其作为女性教育先驱的传统,开设了孟德尔和一个专门为女性研究科学的空间, which was highly unusual for the time. 1933年,牛津大学第一位化学毕业生创办了一所历史悠久的大学. 凯瑟琳传统的科学校友去医学院和牙科学校, 进行研究, 和 entering professional careers in their industries. 投资和记app官网的校园可以让和记app官网接触到最前沿的教室和技术, 以及反思的空间——这两者都是人文教育的基础. We are especially thankful for the Sisters’ generous lead gift of the Minneapolis campus, 哪些提供了投资升级LABS和技术的机会, purchasing new equipment, 和 restoring key equipment 和 building features.


凯蒂基金

Meeting Student Needs 和 Embracing New Opportunities
St. Kate’s currently provides $2.7 million in institutional endowed 和 annual scholarship funds. While these funds offer financial relief for Katies, many still experience financial gaps 和 needs throughout the year. 凯蒂基金, the University’s annual giving 和 emergency fund, 提供额外的财政支持,和记app官网的学生需要满足学费缺口, access to technology 和 resources, 和更多的. The generous support of 总统的论坛 members 和 our other caring donors who made gifts to the 凯蒂基金, through general contributions or during our two special days of giving, yielded remarkable funds for our Katies in need. 去年11月, 给圣. 凯特的一天 raised $526,174 from 877 generous donors, 和 in February, the 给予她荣耀 campaign honored 600 inspirational women while raising nearly $45,000. 今年,凯蒂基金在满足COVID-19大流行造成的学生突然和紧迫的需求方面发挥了特别重要的作用. 特别感谢所有凯蒂基金的捐赠者,他们支持有需要的学生,使他们能够完成学位.


校友 给 Back Through Time 和 Talent

“The lessons of creating community, relationship-building, 在我不同的经历中,服务和社会正义的理念一直陪伴着我, while I was in school 和 beyond,Cheng Mee ' 05说. 程和和记app官网其他许多校友志愿者的奉献,凸显了圣玛丽修女会的社区建设遗产. 约瑟夫, 和 the power of volunteerism: through service to others, we grow our collective strength as a community. 在过去的一年里,和记app官网慷慨的校友奉献了他们的时间和才华 Katie Volunteer Program该网站将新节目与学生宿舍入住日等深受欢迎的节目结合在一起 运筹帷幄, 反射性的女人 student-alumni interviews, 和 community-wide day of giving 公民凯蒂. The program also launched opportunities that include University focus group participation, 演讲者的角色 at University 和 faculty events, Katie2Katie alumni connection, 和 Katie Outreach 志愿者. St. Kate’s volunteers —whether alumni, 员工, 朋友, 或家庭,支持这些丰富的大学活动, all of which allow us to present meaningful, 和记app官网的校友社区的每一个成员的兴趣和技能是独特的有影响力的机会. 感谢这些志愿者,下面列出了破纪录的656名志愿者. 凯特通过贡献他们的时间、精力和关系,并培养永远的圣. 凯瑟琳.

This tribute recognizes those who made gifts, 承诺, 和/or volunteered during fiscal year 2020 (June 1, 2019年5月31日, 2020). Donors 和 volunteers are listed in alphabetical order by last name.

We have made every attempt to ensure the accuracy of the donor records; however, if your name has been mistakenly omitted, 拼写错误的, 或错误的, please accept our apologies 和 contact Institutional Advancement at .