Faces of Philanthropy

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  • Teaching & Learning
  • Faces of Philanthropy
October 30, 2017

Inspired by the work of Penn GSE, Brett Barth, W’93, and his wife, Natalie, have established a scholarship for future teachers.

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  • Faces of Philanthropy
October 30, 2017

Through the generosity of donors, Penn GSE faculty will be supported by four new professorships established since 2016 through a total of $7.5 million in faculty aid.

  • Philadelphia Impact
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  • Alumni
April 14, 2017

Jolley Bruce Christman, GED’71, GR’87, and her late husband Steven S. Goldberg, GR’85, support graduating doctoral students at Penn GSE for their work in urban education.

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  • Education Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • Faces of Philanthropy
April 14, 2017

Education’s power to prepare Americans for the jobs of the future drew Rajeev Amara, W’97, to support fellowship for Penn GSE students.

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  • Teaching & Learning
  • Faces of Philanthropy
  • Alumni
April 14, 2017

A school principal for forty-two years, Michael G. Kirsch knows the value of professional development in a field that faces constant change.

  • Faces of Philanthropy
April 14, 2017

Love of Penn and the desire to ensure a strong teacher workforce for the future drew the McKibbens to support faculty aid at Penn GSE.

  • Education Innovation & Entrepreneurship
  • Faces of Philanthropy
October 14, 2016

Supporting entrepreneurship, faculty, and students at Penn GSE continues a family tradition of supporting education for Gregory A. Milken, C’95, and EJ Milken.

  • Faces of Philanthropy
October 14, 2015

A passion for educating children brought this Penn GSE alumni couple together and continues to shape their involvement with the School.

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  • Faces of Philanthropy
October 31, 2014

Doug and Betsy Korn hope that their generosity not only assures that students at Penn GSE can flourish, but inspires others to give, as well.

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  • Faces of Philanthropy
  • Alumni
December 1, 2013

Gratitude for a fulfilling career as an educator and leader prompted Bill Reynolds, GRD’71, to become a member of the William B. Castetter Circle.

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