Kentucky Higher Education http://wuky.org en Centre College Gets Record $250M Donation http://wuky.org/post/centre-college-gets-record-250m-donation <div><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 15px;">DANVILLE, Ky. — A tiny liberal arts school in Kentucky that hosted vice presidential debates in recent years has landed one of the largest donations ever to a U.S. college or university.</span></p><p></p><p><span id="_oneup" style="font-size: 15px;">Centre College announced the gift of stocks worth $250 million Tuesday from the A. Eugene Brockman Charitable Trust. The total value puts it among the 20 biggest such gifts of all time, according to the Chronicle of Higher Education.</span></p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 14:27:29 +0000 Associated Press 35258 at http://wuky.org Centre College Gets Record $250M Donation