Small gifts, big impact: Crowdfunding platform Launch KU builds buzz for giving opportunities

In the past year, a new option for supporting KU programs, faculty and students has taken off. Launch KU, an online crowdfunding platform, has broadened opportunities for alumni and friends to make a big impact no matter the size of their gift. Campaigns have benefitted the College in multiple ways, including support for initiatives such […]

Oread Encore: Alumnus puts veterans’ experience to use to help others

William McNulty’s time on the Hill propelled him into a life lived around the world and a career as a nonprofit leader. McNulty, a 2001 graduate in economics and communication studies, is the 2017 recipient of an honorary doctorate from KU. I was a late bloomer. I entered KU with a bare face and wide-eyed […]

Alumni Q&A with Delano Lewis, diplomat and executive

The list of positions Delano Lewis has held over his career is lengthy. He’s an attorney who worked for the Justice Department and the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, a world traveler who served with the Peace Corps in Nigeria and Uganda, and as U.S. Ambassador to South Africa, former CEO of National Public Radio, and […]