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New endowment honors outgoing director of Richards Civil War Era Center

We are excited to announce the creation of the Dr. William A. Blair Leadership Fund. It honors Bill's 21 years of groundbreaking leadership as the director of the Richards Center. The Blair Leadership Fund will allow new Richards Center director Rachel Shelden added flexibility in pursuing new initiatives and fulfilling the Center's mission of enhancing undergraduate and graduate education and promoting innovative scholarship on the Civil War era and its legacy. Read more about the endowment on Penn State news.