Million Gift: Jerry Lee Center
Jerry Lee Criminology Center has received
a $2 million gift from its namesake
Jerry Lee, president of WBEB 101.1
FM radio station.
funds will be used to recruit two
new assistant professors to the Center,
for research and to teach the cause
and prevention of crime and criminology
at the introductory and graduate levels.
Mr. Lee donated $5 million to establish
the Center in 2001 (Almanac October
Almanac, Vol. 49, No. 24, March 4, 2003