Alumna inspired by scholarship donors creates one of her own

January 20, 2022 0

Elizabeth McDowell’s dream of giving back to FGCU in a way that meaningfully impacts students affected by the scourge of...

Longtime supporter adds university to her estate plan

November 29, 2021 0

With good communication, mutual respect and shared values, relationships grow stronger and stronger over time. To say that Laurie Holquist’s...

FGCU Foundation honors four loyal supporters

April 21, 2021 0

Video: Tim Clark & Dale Ward/FGCU The Florida Gulf Coast University Foundation has honored four new Foundation Fellows. Richard Ackert, Lee...

Wang championed Immokalee’s children through FGCU philanthropy

November 14, 2020 0

David I.J. Wang, once a top executive for the world’s largest paper and pulp producer, never forgot his roots as...

FGCU benefactor Dr. Ben Hill Griffin, III leaves incomparable legacy

November 14, 2020 0

His name and his benevolence are indelibly etched into the history of Florida Gulf Coast University and the hearts of...

Advancing FGCU is alum’s latest campus role

February 15, 2018 0

Florida Gulf Coast University’s family tree of successful alums branches throughout the world, but there’s something special about homegrown talent...