OSU in running to win endowment
Oregon State University is currently in fifth place in the “Win a $25,000 Endowment From TIAA-CREF” contest. The investment company is holding a contest for university students and staff to come up with ideas on how to raise the United States personal savings rate fro 4 percent to 10 percent in two years. Anyone over age 18 can enter to win a $50,000 grand prize, and the college with the most entries from students, faculty, and alumni will receive a $25,000 endowment from TIAA-CREF. The final due date for submissions is Sept. 20. To learn more go to http://www.tiaa-cref.org/public/land/raisetherate/index.html?tc_ac=pbhp3raisetherate062210
OSU campaign reaches $615 million
The Campaign for OSU reached $615.1 million as of Aug. 31, the OSU Foundation has announced.