for the ITP Systems Lab will present educational and leadership
opportunities for today and tomorrow's students. As you know, higher
education can change a young person's life. Here is your opportunity
to help others realize their own success.
As the ITP completes
its 30th year, we can look back with pride on how far we have come.
However, serving all our students with state-of-the-art equipment
and resources cannot be achieved without private donations. Your
support will enable us to keep our students competitive.
There are many
ways to support the needs of the ITP Systems Lab. The following
are just a few.
Cash gifts are an easy way to contribute and save taxes.
With this flexible asset, you can designate a gift to support
a specific field of study or modernize a facility. An endowment
may allow the contributor to name the research Lab in the new
Discovery Learning Center (DLC), which is under construction.
A gift can be used to expand the existing Lab allowing more students
to receive the benefits of the Lab experience through distance
The gift of equipment provides several benefits. By donating a
specific piece of equipment to the Lab, a large number of students
receive valuable hands-on training. Once a student is exposed
to a specific vendor's equipment, that same student will be more
inclined to purchase that equipment once they graduate and become
a practicing professional. In addition, telecommunication and
networking equipment have a short life span. Instead of reselling
equipment for a fraction of its value, donate the equipment to