U. of Phoenix Founder's Gift Is Questioned in Oregon, Which Is Suing His Company

John Sperling
October 22, 2012 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

John G. Sperling, founder of the University of Phoenix, has become known over the years as a generous supporter of liberal causes, especially legalizing marijuana.

So it wasn't a complete surprise in early May when Mr. Sperling donated $70,000 to the...

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