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Mystery surrounds $68M in gifts to a dozen or more colleges

April 27, 2009

Who is the mysterious donor giving away millions of dollars to at least a dozen colleges across the country?

So far, the only real clue is that all the colleges receiving donations are led by women.

The gifts, ranging from $1 million to perhaps $10 million, and totaling up to $68.5 million so far, have arrived over the past seven weeks in similarly secretive fashion at colleges around the country, including Purdue in Indiana, Montclair State in New Jersey, and the University of Southern Mississippi.

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