Stories tagged: endowment
Tue., May 30, 2017, 11:39 p.m.
$2 million gift establishes endowed chair at WSUV
The Tod and Maxine McClaskey Foundation has given $2 million to establish an endowed chair in hospitality business management at Washington State University Vancouver.
UPDATED: Mon., May 8, 2017, 11:28 p.m.
Gonzaga students call on university to divest from fossil fuels
Joining a growing campaign on college campuses across the U.S., Gonzaga University student leaders are calling on the Spokane school to divest its $204 million endowment from fossil fuels.
Thu., June 19, 2014
Idaho to oversee $50 million endowment for mining, water cleanup
BOISE – Idaho’s state endowment fund has been showing strong returns, so state officials had no qualms this week about putting the board that oversees the fund in charge of …
Mon., Nov. 4, 2013
Mead School District’s Riverpoint Academy looks to build endowment
Mead School District’s Riverpoint Academy can be described in one word: unconventional. That applies to the students, the classes, the equipment and, soon, a funding source.
Sun., April 21, 2013
Eye on Boise: Slow growth seen in timber market
BOISE – Idaho’s state Land Board has approved a timber sale plan for 2014 that calls for harvesting 249 million board feet from state endowment lands, the highest logging level …
Wed., April 17, 2013
Time short for cabin site renters
BOISE – Idaho’s top elected officials quietly heard a presentation Tuesday on what happens if longtime renters of state-owned lake cabin sites just walk away from their leases as rates …
Wed., April 20, 2011
Idaho Land Board extends cabin site leases at higher rate
BOISE – Owners of cabins on state land at Idaho’s Priest Lake will get another two-year lease extension, but it comes with a rent hike. The cabin owners, who currently …
Sat., Nov. 29, 2008
Land Board educating public
BOISE – Forty-one percent of Idahoans have never heard of the state Land Board, according to a new state-funded poll, and 92 percent don’t know who’s on it. The panel, …