7/26/2015: University fund-raising hits record despite winning athletics program
That would be the University of Oregon, of course. The Register-Guard has the story here. Next year maybe UO Strategic Communicator Tobin Klinger will get his press release out before OSU does.
7/17/2015: University fund-raising hits record despite mediocre athletics program
That would be Oregon State University, of course. The Register-Guard has the story here. Then there’s OHSU, which just brought in $1B for research, with no athletics program at all. While the UO administration is still arguing that we need to spend more on our big-time athletics program to get donors interested in UO’s academic side, OSU has been putting its money into research: