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Al Gesler is new Thiel College Director of Major Gifts

Al Gesler is new Thiel College Director of Major Gifts
10/09/14  |  Read Full Story   Print

Al Gesler, a 1990 graduate of Thiel College and a former member of the administration, has been named the Director of Major Gifts at the school.

Lead donor James Pedas, Pennsylvania First Lady to be on hand for Pedas Center Dedication

Lead donor James Pedas, Pennsylvania First Lady to be on hand for Pedas Center Dedication
10/01/14  |  Read Full Story   Print

Washington D.C.-businessman and movie producer James Pedas ’50 H’89 will attend the dedication of the $6.8 million James Pedas Communication Center at Thiel College at 11 a.m. Saturday during his alma mater’s Homecoming festivities.

One-day fundraising effort sets record for Thiel College giving

One-day fundraising effort sets record for Thiel College giving
5/28/14  |  Read Full Story   Print

Wednesday, May 21 was a record-breaking day in the history of Thiel College. During the Thiel Fund Challenge, Thiel’s 2:1 match day on May 21, alumni, parents, friends, faculty, staff and students rallied in just 24 hours to raise $51,975 demonstrating their belief in the Thiel Commitment.

Thiel College announces initiative to endow chair in name and honor of David Miller

Thiel College announces initiative to endow chair in name and honor of David Miller
5/28/14  |  Read Full Story   Print

Thiel College President Troy D. VanAken recently announced the launch of a new initiative to raise $1 million to endow an academic chair in name and in honor of David Miller, professor of economics and business administration and Norman P. Mortensen Chair of Economics.

Thiel College President introduces new Thiel College Lifetime Giving Society

Thiel College President introduces new Thiel College Lifetime Giving Society
5/14/14  |  Read Full Story   Print

Thiel College President Troy VanAken recently unveiled plans for the college’s most prestigious donor recognition organization, the Thiel College Lifetime Giving Society, which will honor the college’s largest benefactors.

James Pedas Communication Center groundbreaking scheduled for May 3

James Pedas Communication Center groundbreaking scheduled for May 3
4/22/13  |  Read Full Story   Print

Thiel College will begin construction of the $6.5-million James Pedas Communication Center this summer, with completion scheduled in early fall 2014.

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