UR Receives $3M Gift for Institute for Data Science
Saturday, February 7, 2015
Source: Rochester Business Journal
The University of Rochester is receiving a $3 million gift to endow the directorship at the Institute for Data Science, a flagship of the university’s $1.2 billion capital campaign.
The gift came from Robin and Tim Wentworth, UR parents and supporters.
“I could not be more grateful to Robin and Tim for their generous pledge to the university and Data Science Initiative,” UR president Joel Seligman said. “Their remarkable commitment to establish this directorship shows great vision as they are helping to secure our place at the forefront of this burgeoning field.