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HB receives $7 million gift
Posted 10/17/2008 01:00AM
Hathaway Brown is honored to announce that the estate of Dr. Joseph Brown and Mrs. Jean Sharer Brown '36 has been bequeathed to the School.

This historic philanthropic gift will be used to further the cause of independent education for girls in Northeast Ohio.

The choice to leave their estate to Hathaway Brown School was made by the Browns in 2003. At the time, Dr. Brown remarked, "The decision was not that difficult. HB was the most effective institution where it would be used to the most advantage."

In honor of this incredible gift, the Graham Gund-designed building constructed on the Hathaway Brown campus in 2001 to house the Middle School was officially named The Jewett-Brown Academic Center. One of the premier examples of school architecture in the country, the building is often referred to as "the Atrium" because of its beautiful glass skylights. It is named not only for the Browns, but also for Jean's mother, Margaret Jewett Sharer, a member of the Hathaway Brown class of 1912.

At a Glance 

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HB Honors Volume V - June 15, 2015

HB in the News Volume XVII - March 31, 2015

HB in the News Volume XVI - December 15, 2014

HB in the News Volume XV - August 28, 2014

HB Honors Volume IV - June 9, 2014

HB in the News Volume XIV - May 28, 2014

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HB Honors Volume III - June 14, 2013

HB in the News Volume X - June 13, 2013

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HB in the News Volume VIII - December 17, 2012

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HB Honors Volume II - May 31, 2012

HB in the News Volume V - April 3, 2012

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Innovations Volume I - September 14, 2011

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HB Honors Volume I - May 19, 2011

HB in the News Volume I - March 10, 2011

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