$75-Million Donated to College; Other Gifts

Nine institutions have received big gifts:

  • Westmont College, in Santa Barbara, Calif., has received an anonymous gift of $75-million to complete construction projects on its campus. The college plans to add four major buildings: an arts center, a chapel, a residence hall, and a science building.

  • The University of Southern California, in Los Angeles, has received $35-million from Ming Hsieh, founder and chief executive officer of Cogent, a