Support the Center

Gifts to the Humanities Center will support engagement in literature, history, the arts, and philosophies past and present. Please consider any of these giving opportunities:

  • Provide internal and external fellowship support
  • Offer funds for undergraduate and graduate student awards and scholarships
  • Provide funds for faculty and student research and travel grants
  • Support lecture, workshop, and community engagement programs

Make a Gift

For more information about giving, please contact:

Ashley Smith
Senior Director of Advancement for the School of Arts & Sciences
(585) 276-6561

Transforming the Humanities

Ani and Mark Gabrellian

Ani and Mark Gabrellian Endow Directorship and Establish Annual Humanities Lecture
University of Rochester Trustee Ani Gabrellian ’84 and her husband, Mark Gabrellian ’79, have committed $2 million to establish a directorship for the University’s newly created Humanities Center. The Gabrellians also have pledged additional funds to support an annual lecture series through the center in honor of Ani’s parents and their belief in the benefits of a humanistic education. More >

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