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Donor withdraws gift to Fla. university (AP)
Populux | November 10, 2006 at 11:51 pmby
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MIAMI - A $20 million gift for a university medical school evaporated with a phone call after the donor thought the university president insulted him. Herbert Wertheim took back the gift offer after the call last week and resigned from Florida International University's board of trustees. "The conversation just wasn't what it should have been. There were things said that shouldn't have been said, and Humpty Dumpty is broken," Wertheim said. The loss of the businessman's money also meant the loss ...