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Teledyne Brown donates thousands to University of Alabama in Huntsville

Published 10:11am Tuesday, June 7, 2011

Teledyne Brown Engineering’s president, Rex Geveden, announced a $75,000 donation to the University of Alabama in Huntsville. The money is to be used for expanding solar physics education and research.

UAH established an endowment fund as part of their proposal to bring the National Solar Observatory to Huntsville.

UAH hopes to use proceed money to hire graduate students, conduct conferences, adding faculty and purchasing equipment.

The University will seek guidance from NSO and benefactors to help make optimal investments in strengthening this research.

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