Author Archive | Doug Sewell

$20.9 million gift to transform scholarships

A gift from the longtime owner of Park Road Shopping Center has added $20.9 million to Queens’ endowment for future scholarships. In a flurry of transactions over the summer, Porter Byrum first donated the popular shopping center that he owned for 44 years to three universities – Queens, Wake Forest and Wingate. Byrum, 92, then […]

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