In honor of Northwestern professors John E. Hilliard and John M. Whitten, Walter M. Yang and Christine L. Yang pledged $250, 000 to establish the Walter M. Yang (PhD ’71) and Christine L. Yang (MS ’69) Endowed Fund in support of graduate student recruitment in the areas of nanotechnology, materials science, and microbiology. ” The information was published at The Journal of Northwestern McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science, Fall , 2016.
The pledged total funding ($270,000 ) was fulfilled in 2018.
Source from Christine Yang
posted on 10/06/2020