Tagged With Endowment

Harvard has quietly bought $305 million worth of California vineyards. The water rights could be even more valuable.


We tried to buy people's lottery tickets for more than they paid — it shows why we overvalue something simply because we own it


College endowments had a massive rebound thanks to Trump



Harvard's endowment backs away from a former student's hedge fund after an ugly year of losses


Malcolm Gladwell rips into Stanford University's request for donations: 'You might as well send your check to the Sultan of Brunei'


Tiny US colleges' investments are outperforming Ivy Leagues with billion-dollar endowments -- and they're doing it with a strategy anyone can use



Here's how much the richest colleges in America earned on their investments last year


Wall Street Journal reports Harvard's endowment is expected to lay off half its staff


Controversial new report claims colleges in '$500 million club' aren't spending enough on students


How a tiny private college maintains a nearly $500 million endowment without charging tuition


Princeton explains why it charges tuition despite its multibillion-dollar endowment


Connecticut governor suggests it won't be necessary for Yale to move from the campus it's inhabited for 300 years



Florida governor urges Yale to abandon the campus it's inhabited for 300 years


Yale balks at 'unprecedented, ambiguous, and sweeping' taxes aimed at the school


Connecticut lawmakers want to dip into Yale's $25.6 billion endowment income, and they have drafted a special bill to do it


There's a growing movement to end tuition at one of America's most prestigious colleges



The 2 reasons US college endowments suffered in 2015


America's colleges raised $40 billion in 2015 -- these 20 schools raised the most


A new proposal would make elite colleges give a percentage of their endowment earnings to students


A court ruled a college couldn't rename itself after a billionaire, so it lost a $20 million donation