Jan 12 2009 | 7:08pm ET
Stanford University announced today that it is establishing a $100 million research institute to focus solely on energy issues.
According to the university, the new institute—the Precourt Institute for Energy—will draw on deep scientific expertise from across the campus and around the world, helping the national effort to develop sustainable energy and the global search for ways to reduce atmospheric levels of carbon.
Feb 3 2014 | 9:27am ET
In recognition of his extraordinary dedication to philanthropy, Marathon Asset Management’s Bruce Richards will be presented with the Award for Caring during the 16th Annual New York Open Your Heart to the Children Benefit, which takes place on Thursday, March 6. The gala, the largest gathering that Hedge Funds Care/Help For Children holds worldwide, will bring together 1,000 hedge fund executives to raise funds to help prevent and treat child abuse in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. Read more…