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November 28th, 2007

Largest-ever donation made to Swiss university

Abstract:
Swiss businessman Adolphe Merkle has donated SFr100 million ($89.5 million) to Fribourg University to encourage research and teaching.

The largest-ever private donation to a Swiss university will partly be used to set up an institute of nanomaterials.

Source:
swissinfo.ch

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