Tag: Laurie Burns McRobbie

IU First Lady visit celebrates young women philanthropists

By: STEPHEN M. SALISBURY Staff Writer While IU First Lady Laurie Burns McRobbie served as the keynote speaker for a luncheon event entitled “Women Helping Women” on Thursday, the guests of honor were actually four female IU South Bend students. The students were nominated by directors of local programs and organizations that each has played

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Spotlight to shine on program to encourage leadership and giving by the women of IU South Bend

By STEPHEN M. SALISBURY Staff Writer     Women of IU South Bend is a new program created to highlight and foster humanitarian giving by women coming to the university. It serves as the campus connection to a program started ten years ago by IU First Lady, Laurie Burns McRobbie, called Women in Philanthropy. In

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