Ebert and wife give $1 million to University of Illinois

Chicago Tribune | University of Illinois
The money will be used to launch the Roger Ebert Program for Film Studies Fund. The University of Illinois will continue fundraising efforts and when the principal of the Roger Ebert Program reaches $5 million, it then becomes the Roger Ebert Center for Film Studies, which will house the activities of the Ebert Program. || Read the university’s release.

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