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DFC receives $10M Anonymous Gift

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An anonymous $10-million gift to the University of St. Thomas will help students who attend its Dougherty Family College (DFC) in Minneapolis obtain their associate degree. The gift, tied for the largest in the five-year-old school’s history, is expected to drive further gifts by other donors,as the matching chellenge seeks $20M total to fund student education in perpetuity. 

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Chronicle of Higher Education Spotlights DFC

The Chronicle of Higher Education produced a video special about Dougherty Family College, highlighting the school's academic rigor, cohort model and culturally sustaining teaching methods.

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