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2012-2013 News

Please browse previous news stories listed in the archive on the left to find out about how our supporters have impacted LSE.

LSE enters into strategic partnership with CAF (July 2013)
LSE is pleased to announce generous support pledged by CAF–development bank of Latin America for research into the developing trend of South-South cooperation. 
Annual Fund Donor Reception 2013 (July 2013)
The generosity of some of the School’s most important supporters was celebrated at the second Annual Fund Donor Reception on 26 June. Over canapés and drinks, donors met beneficiaries of their gifts and discussed some of the 67 projects that Annual Fund support has enabled this financial year. 
$1 million gift for entrepreneurship from Spangenberg Family Foundation 
(June 2013) 
The Spangenberg Family Foundation has generously pledged $1m for an entrepreneurship initiative at the School, providing seed money for student business ideas as well as support for entrepreneurship activities at LSE.
LSESU international societies receive Annual Fund backing (June 2013) 
The 2012-13 academic year has seen the LSE Annual Fund support a number of LSE Students' Union international societies.
Impact now available online (June 2013)
The Spring 2013 edition of Impact [PDF] is now available to download, featuring news of a landmark scholarship renewal and the LSE-UCT July School in Cape Town.
Philippe Roman Chair at LSE (May 2013)
LSE is pleased to announce that award winning author Professor Timothy Snyder has been appointed to take up the Philippe Roman Chair in History and International Relations for 2013/14. 
Milestone in Saw Swee Hock Student Centre construction (April 2013)
The topping-out ceremony for the Saw Swee Hock Student Centre took place on 16 April 2013.
Alumnus' landmark scholarship gift (March 2013)
A landmark renewal of philanthropic support has brought the cumulative giving of Bill Bottriell, one of the School’s valued and long-standing donors, to over £1 million.
LSE Cities receives major gift from Andrew W. Mellon Foundation 
(February 2013)
LSE Cities has received a major grant to support a new initiative, exploring the intersection of architecture, urbanism and the humanities.
Annual Fund supports David Livingstone conference in Zambia (February 2013)
As part of the School’s commitment to the African Initiative, the Annual Fund is supporting a conference in Zambia as part of a series of events worldwide marking the bicentenary of the birth of explorer David Livingstone.
Impact now available online (December 2012)
The latest issue (Winter 2012/13) of Impact [PDF] is now available to download, featuring news on the Saw Swee Hock Student Centre and the Women's Library @ LSE. 
Saw Swee Hock Student Centre named in honour of landmark gift (October 2012)
An LSE alumnus has marked his long association with the School by making a landmark gift towards a new student centre.