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Gwen Larson, Director of Media Relations
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Exterior of Sauder Alumni Center

ESU Foundation Open to Accept Year-End Gifts

Dec. 20, 2022 Foundation

Given that many donors choose to make a gift during the month of December, ESU Foundation Staff will be available on call Dec. 27 through 31, and the Sauder Alumni Center, 1500 Highland St., will be open on Dec. 27 and 28 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.



Jones Foundation Enhances Scholarship Program

April 13, 2022 Foundation

A tuition voucher program that has helped thousands of Emporia State University students from Lyon, Coffey and Osage counties is being expanded to offer more financial assistance to qualified students.


Concert Remembers Augusta Shepherd

April 11, 2022 Foundation

Emporia State University and the Department of Music will honor an Emporia woman who, with her husband, changed the look of the campus and the lives of hundreds of students.





ESU Campus to Close for Break; Foundation to Have Special Hours

Dec. 20, 2021 Foundation

The Emporia State University campus will close for nearly two weeks for winter break. During that time, all IT services, including the university website, will be taken offline for testing. The ESU Foundation, meanwhile, will be open to accept end-of-year gifts, with alternative ways to give when the computer system is brought down.



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ESU Exceeds Initial Fundraising Goal

Oct. 22, 2021 Foundation

An ambitious fundraising campaign launched in the midst of a pandemic exceeded expectations, leaders of the Emporia State University Foundation announced during Homecoming 2021 activities on Friday, Oct. 22. Together, Forward: A Campaign for Emporia State will continue with a new stretch goal.