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    Re: Who are the richest donors/possible donors for ISU

    Put a bucket at each gate at Jack Trice 50,000 fans lots of money each game donated



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    Re: Who are the richest donors/possible donors for ISU

    Just to get it straight about warren buffett, (since several previous posts had it incorrect), he attended Penn for 2 years, then came back to UNL for one year and got his undergraduate degree. Then headed off to Columbia for grad school. Not sure one year in Lincoln was enough to make him commented to being a die hard busker and willing to donate millions of dollars to the AD.



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    Re: Who are the richest donors/possible donors for ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by BleedCycloneRed View Post
    Just to get it straight about warren buffett, (since several previous posts had it incorrect), he attended Penn for 2 years, then came back to UNL for one year and got his undergraduate degree. Then headed off to Columbia for grad school. Not sure one year in Lincoln was enough to make him commented to being a die hard busker and willing to donate millions of dollars to the AD.
    It's enough that he should be ashamed of himself.

    I wonder if Quaker Football has hit him up?


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    Re: Who are the richest donors/possible donors for ISU

    Paul Rhoads!



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    Re: Who are the richest donors/possible donors for ISU

    Descendants of John Garang, the assassinated leader of South Sudan who led the civil war for the rights of those in the south of Sudan. He sent the children of his fellow leaders to Iowa State because that is where he got his graduate education. You don't start a new country without having some deep pockets.

    In addition to Jack Trice, we can have the first stadium with a section named for an African warlord (in the best sense of the word).


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    Re: Who are the richest donors/possible donors for ISU

    John Deere, Case New Holland, DeKalb/Asgrow, Dupont/Pioneer, State Farm, Principal, Iowa Farm Bureau, Flint Kills Resource, Cargill, Kum and Go, Caseys, Quicktrip, Jacobson INC, Wells Fargo.


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    Re: Who are the richest donors/possible donors for ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by kingcy View Post
    John Deere, Case New Holland, DeKalb/Asgrow, Dupont/Pioneer, State Farm, Principal, Iowa Farm Bureau, Flint Kills Resource, Cargill, Kum and Go, Caseys, Quicktrip, Jacobson INC, Wells Fargo.
    Might be a bit too much to put on the facade of the end zone.



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    Re: Who are the richest donors/possible donors for ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by Cycsk View Post
    Descendants of John Garang, the assassinated leader of South Sudan who led the civil war for the rights of those in the south of Sudan. He sent the children of his fellow leaders to Iowa State because that is where he got his graduate education. You don't start a new country without having some deep pockets.

    In addition to Jack Trice, we can have the first stadium with a section named for an African warlord (in the best sense of the word).
    President Geoffroy-Jofur of Zamunda



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    Re: Who are the richest donors/possible donors for ISU

    The idea of using student fees is not bad. Most of Hilton was paid for by bonds that were secured on the basis of student fees, and ISU had a lot fewer students back then.


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    Re: Who are the richest donors/possible donors for ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by Dryburn View Post
    The idea of using student fees is not bad. Most of Hilton was paid for by bonds that were secured on the basis of student fees, and ISU had a lot fewer students back then.
    With the ever sky rocketing tuition costs, its a bit more a volatile situation increasing student fees for athletic department funding.



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    Re: Who are the richest donors/possible donors for ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by Goothrey View Post
    I saw somebody driving a lambo with ISU vanity plate last summer in Ames.
    Might have been me.
    Quote Originally Posted by ILikeTurtles View Post
    Saw a dude in a Ferrari with ISU plates today in West Des Moines.
    Also might have been me.

    I can verify that if you can confirm that you also saw my GF in the car. Her pic is below.




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    Re: Who are the richest donors/possible donors for ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by ILikeTurtles View Post
    Saw a dude in a Ferrari with ISU plates today in West Des Moines.
    I don't know everybody says how ISU is such a graveyard for coaches. I'm thinking we should pass the hat to the Jimmy Johnsons, Pete Carolls, Glenn "POP" Warner, Chizik, Johnny Majors, and other assistant coaches who made it big time. Get them to run a SEZ fund campain. We can have all of their busts on/in the SEZ project and call it the GRAVEYARD!!!!

    With the twist being the GraveYard is a bar with these coaches sitting around the bar wearing their ISU Jersey on the front and how successful they were with their current team on the back. Just a thought

    I just think we are screwed unless we sell the rights to Dupont, John Deere, or to Alabama. :)



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    Re: Who are the richest donors/possible donors for ISU

    Quote Originally Posted by CYme View Post
    Might be a bit too much to put on the facade of the end zone.
    Agreed. That's a mouthful- or bannerful. How about 'IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY -- AHF'?



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    Quote Originally Posted by CYme View Post
    Might be a bit too much to put on the facade of the end zone.
    It doesn't have to be all of them


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    Quote Originally Posted by kingcy View Post
    It doesn't have to be all of them
    oh, ok



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