Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross’s donation of $200 million to the University of Michigan while asking for state and local money to help fund a professional football stadium does raise some issues, but not the ones Frank Cerabino addressed (“Gift may cost Dolphins’ Ross a stadium redo.”)
Any donation to education is fantastic and laudable, but my question for Mr. Ross is: Why not here? Michigan is flush with money and is sitting on an $8 billion endowment. The state universities in Florida are reeling from severe cuts.
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