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President Ames at Podium
Looking Ahead

Message from the President

Behind every success story in this issue of Horizons, there is a community of donors dedicated to a culture of #SageStrong.

Students in Kahl Campus Center
Donors Make A Difference

Advancing Sage: Report of Appreciation

Russell Sage College’s 2019-20 Report of Appreciation gratefully acknowledges the 2,310 donors who supported the annual fund and special projects between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020.

Women's Institute Students at Ruth Bader Ginsburg Tribute
Looking Ahead

Energetic Start for Women’s Institute

Russell Sage College continues its commitment to women’s leadership and gender inclusivity through The Women’s Institute.

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Looking Ahead

Sage Named a Top Performer on Social Mobility by U.S. News

Sage is ranked number eight out of 389 national universities in this category.

Barbara Cockfield
Looking Ahead

Sage Welcomes New Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Barbara Cockfield will lead the college’s efforts to promote equity and social justice on both campuses.

Men's Soccer Game
Looking Ahead

Russell Sage College to Add Five Athletic Teams

Women’s and men’s indoor track and field, baseball, esports and women’s golf bring the number of varsity offerings to 21. 

OT Class
Looking Ahead

New Clinical Doctorate in Occupational Therapy

Sage’s new doctorate enhances an already thriving occupational therapy curriculum.

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Year of the Nurse

Professors Write History of Sage Nursing Program 

Book project grows out of ongoing oral history project; publication to coincide with program’s 100th anniversary.   

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Year of the Nurse

Phenomenal Nurses

In honor of the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife celebrated in 2020, we are proud to introduce you to some of the Sage students, faculty and alumni who are making a difference.

2019 Sankofa Ceremony
Donors Make A Difference

Renaissance Diversity Fund Supports Diversity and Inclusion Initiatives

Sankofa ceremony and Black History Month trip are anticipated to become annual traditions.

Ferguson Bulletin Board om Hart Hall
Donors Make A Difference

Spotlight on the Ferguson Fellowship for Sociology

Meet the 2019-20 Ferguson Fellow and hear what past fellows have to say about what the early recognition meant to them as they started their careers. 

Professor Emilly Obuya with students
Student & Faculty Scholarship

Faculty Accolades

Professor recognized for advancing indigenous values, six partner with community-building projects in Troy, and more faculty highlights

English Class in Shea
Student & Faculty Scholarship

Course Series Amplifies Diverse Voices 

“Seeing myself reflected in the texts and then being able to discuss it in a classroom was next level. It had never happened before.” — Grace Camacho ’18

Kathryn presents research at the National Collegiate Honors Council conference in 2018.
Student & Faculty Scholarship

Student Research Selected for 2020 Honors Conference

While the conference had to be canceled, we are pleased to recognize the students here. 

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Donor Lists

Lifetime Giving

The Polaris Circle and Founders Society honor those who have reached extraordinary cumulative levels of lifetime giving as of June 30, 2020.
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Donor Lists

Annual Giving Societies

Annual Giving Society members supported Sage with gifts of $50 or more between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020.
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Donor Lists

Gifts from Trustees & Former Trustees

Gifts made by current and former Board of Trustees members.
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Donor Lists

Annual Giving By Employees

Russell Sage College alumni who have made a gift between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020
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Donor Lists

Annual Giving from Friends & Family

Employees, parents of students and alumni, and other friends of Russell Sage College who have made a gift between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020.
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Donor Lists

Gifts from Corporations, Foundations & Organizations

Corporations, foundations and other organizations that support Sage’s mission throughout the year.
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Donor Lists

Gift Planning

Bequests and other estate or planned gifts. Such gifts ensure resources for students, faculty, programs and facilities, and provide for the long-term security of Russell Sage College.
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Donor Lists

Tribute Gifts

Individuals in whose names gifts have been made.
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Donor Lists

Class Agents

Class agents make personal gifts to The Sage Fund for Excellence and encourage their peers to participate. Their volunteer efforts are invaluable to the success of The Sage Fund for Excellence.