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Nike Co-Founder Gives U of Oregon $500 Million
The University of Oregon announced that it would receive a $500 million gift from Phil Knight, Nike's co-founder, and his wife Penny. Oregon said the gift will be part of a $1 billion project to create a new science campus in Eugene. The largely donor-funded interdis-ciplinary campus will train scientists while also focusing on entrepreneurship and ties with business, said the university.