Auburn University received $57 million-- its largest gift ever-- from alumni couple John and Rosemary Brown, and is well on the way to reaching $1b campaign target.

"Two Auburn University graduates have given the university its largest gift in school history. Before Saturday's A-Day football game, John and Rosemary Brown committed $57 million to the university to fund two new facilities -- a new performing arts center and a student achievement center in the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering. " --