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The Learning Society

The Learning Society
Photo by Tom Bluett

The Learning Society consists of alumni and friends whose leadership and generosity provide vital support to the School of Education and Social Policy.

The following alumni and friends made gifts to the School during fiscal year 2011 (September 1, 2010 – August 31, 2011).


$10,000 or more

Anonymous (4)

Eleanor R. Baldwin (MS66)*

Baldwin Family Foundation Trust

Larry D. and Deborah Hartsough Brady*

The Chicago Community Trust

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

The Arthur Vining Davis Foundations

Excelsior! Foundation

Richard and Colleen Fain

Marjorie Gosselin Fitzgerald (BS49)

Foley Family Foundation

Estate of Marvelle Herbster

Hewlett-Packard Company

Marten S. and Valerie Hoekstra

Charles Ashby Lewis and Penny Bender Sebring (PhD85)

Lewis-Sebring Family Foundation

Neal P. and Lynne Tomer Miller (BS69)

Motorola Foundation

Omaha Schools Foundation

Patrick G. Ryan, Jr.

Muneer A. Satter and Kristen H. Hertel (BS86)

Satter Foundation

SESP Class of 2010 Family

Barbara Olin Taylor (KSM78, PhD84)

C. Gerron and Judith Jurgensen Vartan (BS66)

Paul A. Witty Trust


$5,000 – $9,999

George H. and Nancy Lindberg Bodeen (BS52)

Nancy and George Bodeen Family Foundation

Robert V. and Sheila Fitzsimmons

Thomas Z. Hayward, Jr. and Sally Madden Hayward (BS61)

Diane Schaefer Humphrey (BS56)*

J. Larry Jameson, MD, PhD, and Michele Jameson

KINSHIP Foundation

Samuel K. and Changae Lee

Vincent J. and Barbara Lynn Lewis (BS66)

Microsoft Corporation

Lee M. and Barbara Mitchell

James and Mary Wege Nelson (BS67)

D. Eugene and Bonnie Weidman Nugent (BS49)

Robert Ostrov and Deborah K. Kugler


Steve and Karen Ogren Sanger (MS69)

Judith Schweickert (BS61)

Robin Wise Sheperd (WCAS96, MS99)

Gary F. and Ellen Smith Taft (BS61)

William Myung Yoon and Gowoon Lee


$2,500 – $4,999


BP Corporation North America Inc.

ALee H. and Ellis Kurtz Gery (BS61)*

Ryan and Wendy Glasser

Michael J. Gottlieb Jan Susan Half (BS75)

Carol Wilkinson Keenan (BS59)*

Elliot and Frances Mecklenburger Lehman

Peter Lehman (BS98) and Mary Tully Lehman

Steven W. and Judith Zunamon Lewis (BSM82, MA/MS87)

Library Video Company

Trey A. Morgan (BS00)

The National Geographic Society

New Prospect Foundation

Gerald and Patricia Olszewski

Richard M. Rieser, Jr. and Susan Gecht Rieser (BS71)

Steven T. (BS85) and Eden Salenger Romick

George L. and June Hetler Romine (BS67)

Alexander I. and Elizabeth Sturgeon Rorke

Charles F. and Julia McFetridge Sansone (BS62)

Gordon C. and Anne Nelson Scott

Julia Weinstein (MS87)

Insight Circle

$1,000 – $2,499


Cinda Russell Axley (BS66)

Jana Cohen Barbe

John F. and Barbara Bowers Bard (BS63)

Andrew Ian Bartley and Jill Herscot (BS89)

Peter and Debra Bianchini Eunice H. Byun (BS04)

LeRoy T. Carlson, Jr.

Suzanne M. Courtheoux

David P. and Katherine Pierson Crosby (BS62)

Jon Derek Croteau (MA00)

Julie M. Danis (BS77)

Alan C. Davis

James A. and Anne Simone Balas DeNaut

Michael Epstein and April Stone

Candace Cole Figa (BS73)

Ryan M. and Elizabeth Hambrick Garino (BS99)

Van E. and Betty Inglefield Gates (BS47)

Jeffrey T. Gotro and Elaine M. Grossman-Gotro (BS79)

Michael J. Graft, Sr. and Patricia Cassin Graft (MS61)*

Emanuel Hatzisavas

Alan J. and Lillian Mushabac Hecht (BS78)

Carolyn B. Henderson (BS99)

John J. Hermanek (BS97, KSM04)

Arthur J. Hill

Thomas D. and Mary Bondurant Hodgkins (BS58)*

Valerie Hoffman-Hatcher (BS62)

Graham and Susan Brown Hoggins (BS61)

Marvin and Lynn Irby (BS80, KSM82)

James C. Jacobson and Kathryn D. Ingraham

Mona Davisson Johnson (BS60)

Norman A. and Bernice Johnson Koglin (BS52)

Henry L. Kohn, Jr. and Carol Anspach Kohn (MA/MS 82)

Jimmy Kwok

Gordon T. (BS60) and Judy Ade Levering

Michael and Terri Segall Lipsitz (BS86, MS87)

Ray B. (MA/MS57, PhD62) and Nancy J. Loeschner

Stanley N. and Mercedes Izquierdo Logan

Jeffrey and Samantha Licht Lowe (BS95)

David F. and Joan Jackson Martin (BS69)

Donald J. Miedema (BS49, MA/MS52, PhD62)

Douglas and Virginia Carroll Mills (PhD95)

Mills Charitable Foundation

Patricia McIntyre Nelson (BS59)

Peter Jungwon Park

Wendy Fenstermacher Robin (BS70)*

Jeffrey S. Rosenblum (BS84)

Mr. and Mrs. Roger Roux

Robert M. Saltzmann and Michelle S. Spak (BS02, JD05)

Robert M. Sargis

David M. and Charlotte Swanson Shade (BS65)

Shade Family Foundation

Mary Sansone Shenk

Jane Kirby Smith (MA/MS62)*

Joseph T. and Jamie Genrich Steuer (BS53)

Eugene and Hollis Sunshine

Martha Smith Symonds (MS57)*

Kenneth R. Talle

Judith Kollins Wright (BS98)