UT Tyler names college of pharmacy after Ben and Maytee Fisch

The University of Texas at Tyler has named its new college of pharmacy the Ben and Maytee Fisch College of Pharmacy after a generous donation by the Fisch Foundation.

The funds will serve, in part, as a pool to cover start-up costs early on—to be replenished by year five—and then the full amount will serve as a permanent endowment to provide student scholarships in perpetuity as well as a faculty endowed chair and at least two endowed professorships to attract nationally known faculty.

“We are so pleased to have this gift, which will not only significantly contribute to the creation of this fine program, but also honor two of the most kind, loving and selfless people I’ve known,” said President Rodney H. Mabry. 

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