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Arnold School of Public Health

Giving Opportunities

generous lead gift from COMD research professor Dr. Al Montgomery and retired clinical instructor Mrs. Marcia Montgomery will cover the move and construction costs for the COMD department as they transition to the Close-Hipp building. However, there are still many opportunities to contribute to these improvements for COMD's  faculty, staff, students, and clients. 

Space Naming Opportunities

Construction costs for each of the new COMD spaces in the Close-Hipp building will be covered by the lead gift. However, additional support is needed to outfit each space with equipment and furnishings to make education, research and clinical treatment possible. In recognition of these gifts, there is are naming opportunities associated with each of the below spaces.

  • Offices 
  • Faculty Lounge 
  • Conference Rooms
  • Treatment Rooms 
  • Classroom 
  • Research Labs 
  • Suites, example: audiology suite 
  • Student Common Spaces 

Follow the link for more detailed information on naming opportunities.

Corporate Opportunities

We welcome and appreciate gifts, financial or in-kind, from corporations, such as equipment, furniture, and other gifts that will help furnish and/or purchase equipment/supplies for the new space.

Other donations to our Department and its mission can be made through the Arnold School of Public Health Giving page. On that page, donors can select one of the COMD funds to direct their donation, under the pull-down menu Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders (COMD) Funds:

Image of selecting COMD funds from a list


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