University of Missouri to Announce Major Donation (AP)

7 years 9 months 5 days ago Monday, March 07 2011 Mar 7, 2011 Monday, March 07, 2011 5:49:00 AM CST March 07, 2011 in News
By: Posted by: Jennifer Meckles

COLUMBIA (AP) - Two former U.S. senators plan to join campus leaders Monday afternoon as the University of Missouri announces what's being called a "major" gift. Former Republican senators Kit Bond and Jack Danforth plan to attend a 5 p.m. news conference. A university news release says there will be a "major announcement" about a gift to benefit both the university and the state.

Columbia campus Chancellor Brady Deaton and Board of Curators chairman Warren Erdman are also expected to attend.

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