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Donating to Your Alma Mater

My first two years of college were at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. I received a tremendous amount of financial aid from Northwestern, probably because my paternal grandfather had attended Northwestern near the turn of the last century. My parents … Continue reading

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Oregon Loses and Wins

The University of Oregon lost the BCS Championship football game to Auburn, 19–22. But the University of Oregon won because it avoided becoming a football powerhouse. The universities with the best football teams place so much emphasis on sports that … Continue reading

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