48 | University fundraising, crowdfunding and much more…

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Today, Wednesday, September 29, this is our selection of links that we hope may be of use to you.

Learn about the panorama of university fundraising in Spain

Although the US has a long history in fundraising for universities, Spain already has a significant number of success stories. Find out here what they are and what they did with the money raised.

Crowdfunding saved this research

The lack of public funds for research and innovation forces us to look for alternatives. Learn about the case of the Department of Molecular Biology of the Autonomous University of Madrid that raised more than half a million euros for its research on coronavirus and herpes.

How to start raising funds at your university

These tips will help you plan your resource mobilization so that your educational institution can meet the proposed goals. If you don’t know where to start, this article is for you.

When success or failure is not absolute

In this article, Abel Polese reflects on his fundraising experiences and the fact that academics are living under pressure of having to raise funds for their research, with a concept of success or failure to review.

Building with with clay… and wisdom

In this inspiring TED talk, Diébédo Kéré tells us how he applied the benefits of his education alongside his community. Using the methods that his peers already knew and his knowledge, they managed to build schools so that future generations can continue giving back to the community.

Until next Wednesday!