Thanks to Outreach, U.S. Colleges Enjoy Jump in Gifts From Abroad

Christopher Lund, a Notre Dame alumnus living in Brazil, recently gave $1-million to his alma mater. The university's efforts to keep in touch with him included a visit from its president in 1981.
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An "accidental businessman."

That’s how Christopher Lund describes the turn his life took more than five decades ago. With degrees in literature—a bachelor’s from the University of Notre Dame and a master’s from the University of...

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