Scott Manning Stevens, associate professor and director of Native American and Indigenous studies in the College of Arts & Sciences, was quoted in the Rochester First story “Celebrating Indigenous People’s Day in Rochester.” Stevens says that education about Native American…
Syracuse University’s endowment funds had positive investment return of 17.2 percent in 2009-10
Syracuse University’s long-term invested endowment funds returned 17.2 percent in fiscal year 2009-10, outperforming a number of peer institutions and making significant gains after the effects of the 18-month long global economic crisis.
As a result of this investment performance, gifts to the endowment, and the transfer of the University’s long-term fixed income investments during the fiscal year, the total market value of the University’s endowment increased by 29 percent to $849.2 million.
These numbers were included in the recently released NACUBO-Commonfund Study of Endowments report. To view more about information about the University’s endowment, visit http://campaign.syr.edu/about-the-campaign/our-endowment/investment-performance.