[UPDATED: The Pioneering New Heights Campaign has ended. Find out other ways to give to Daniels.]

pioneerblog-alimcelroy“Thanks to your generosity, I was able to develop important leadership skills through class teamwork and at Leading at the Edge and I know it’ll be a competitive advantage for me when looking for a job.”
–Ali McElroy, One-year MBA

Ali takes advantages of the opportunities offered at Daniels by networking at Daniels events. She loves the professors and their willingness to go beyond the call of duty to help students. Ali participated in Leading at the Edge weekend, which she says was an experience to remember. She recalls learning leadership skills and how to work in a group as everyone faced their own fears while helping one another succeed together.


“[Speakers were] valuable to determine how to connect business with my aspirations.” –Christine Pack, One-year MBA

Christine enjoyed the many guest speakers that came to the Daniels campus through the Voices of Experience speaker series, Lunch and Learn, consulting panel, and other speaker-driven events. She felt that exposure to CEOs, CFOs and well-known leaders of the community shaped her involvement at Daniels giving her the opportunity for true experiential-learning.


My life-long dream of studying in the U.S. has become a reality thanks to your gift. Further aspirations include working in New York City after my graduation from the Daniels College of Business.”

-Roy-Michael Harris, Accounting major; Chinese minor

Roy came to the United States from South Africa with a passion to study Accounting. With the help of scholarships he decided to come to Daniels. He wants to finish his Masters of Accountancy from Daniels and move to New York to work for a few years and possibly start his own business. Roy is true Daniels Pioneer with an entrepreneurial spirit.


pioneerblog-rashidalghamidi“Thanks to you for helping make my Daniels experience worthwhile.”
–Rashid Alghamidi, Full-time MBA

Rashid just started his first quarter at Daniels and was shocked by how many chances there were for him to get involved on a personal and holistic level. Rashid enjoys the classes he is taking and can’t wait to keep moving further into the year. Rashid was challenged at Leading at the Edge weekend but walked away from the experience feeling more prepared for his MBA program. He feels that the weekend was a unique advantage that Daniels offers its students to really challenge them to their core.


“Your gift has helped me to achieve my dreams of going to college at a well-known university and enabled me to make my parents proud by obtaining an education that they never had the chance to. Thank you.”
-Jackelyn Nguyen, Marketing

Jackelyn attributes her ability to attend Daniels due to an array of scholarships providing by giving hearts. As a transfer student, Jackelyn sees the difference in the level of education she has obtained as well as the opportunities that are at the fingertips for every student. She has enjoyed many speakers on campus, which she feels are wonderful in allowing students to stand in the shoes of well-known business leaders and learn applicable real life lessons.


The Pioneering New Heights giving campaign helps in many areas including:

  • Provide scholarships that help attract the brightest students to our College.
  • Make it possible for Daniels to have eminent scholar chairs, professorships and lectureships—putting the world’s most prominent scholars in our classrooms.
  • Fund innovative programs and community outreach that extend the Daniels legacy around the world.

Enhance the College’s reputation, prestige and business influence—making our degrees more valuable each year.

Join us in the climb with gifts of any amount.