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Wall Street Journal Reports on UVM Alum’s Major Donation

The Wall Street Journal covers a recent gift to the university from alumnus Jack Silver ’64, who graduated with an accounting degree and went on to found SIAR Capital. The $5 million donation will, in part, be used for the restoration of Billings, “an 1885 library that is the architectural gemstone of the college and listed on the National Register of Historic Places.” Read the story…