Endowed funds at the University of Kansas fell below the billion-dollar mark in the 2008 recession. Those funds, managed by KU Endowment, now sit at nearly $1.5 billion. File photo by Rich Sugg The Kansas City Star
Endowed funds at the University of Kansas fell below the billion-dollar mark in the 2008 recession. Those funds, managed by KU Endowment, now sit at nearly $1.5 billion. File photo by Rich Sugg The Kansas City Star

College endowments bounce back after a big loss during the recession

January 04, 2015 6:47 PM