• Couple donate $1M to UVM
    October 08,2012
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    BURLINGTON — A couple who graduated from the University of Vermont have donated $1 million to support the school’s Honors College.

    Robert Brennan, class of 1983, and his wife, Carolyn Brennan, class of 1982, pledged the amount over the next five years.

    The Burlington Free Press reported that the Brennans are repeat donors to the Honors College; half of the $1 million will add to the Brennan Family Scholarship Fund, established in 2006.

    The other half of the donation will establish the Brennan Summer Research Fellowship, to provide grants of up to $5,000 annually for Honors College students to pursue undergraduate research.

    Robert Brennan is senior managing director of Guggenheim Partners and heads the Commercial Real Estate Finance Group for the New York City-based firm.
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN This Just In
    The Shumlin administration and legislative leaders are questioning aspects of a renewable energy... Full Story
    BENNINGTON — The owner of a Pownal GMC dealership was fined $1,000 on Friday after pleading... Full Story
    BENNINGTON — A local man is being held in the Rutland jail after two people said he brandished a... Full Story
    More Articles