Monmouth College alumna Karen Barrett Chism is an active member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority, and served as president of the historic women’s fraternity founding chapter in 1964-65. She says the college and Kappa helped develop her leadership talents that led to several successful careers in teaching, biology research, computer programming and, finally, her current career of auditing clinical trials for new therapeutic drugs. Read More
Monmouth College President Clarence R. Wyatt announced today that an anonymous friend of Monmouth College and her spouse have issued a challenge to all current, emeriti and former members of the college’s board of trustees to raise at least $2.5 million in cash pledges by December 31, 2015.
Joan Rezner Gundersen of Oakmont, Pa., a 1968 Monmouth College graduate, and her husband, Robert, have made a $500,000 estate gift to the college.
A gift from the estate of 1957 Monmouth College graduate W. Jerome Hatch will result in larger awards for the college’s Hatch Awards for Excellence in Teaching. The estate gift will also enhance faculty development funds.
In listing the reasons why he requested that part of his $2 million gift to Monmouth College’s Center for Science and Business be used to create a Veterans Memorial Great Room, William Trubeck described a particularly poignant one. Read More