USFSP Celebrates ‘Topping Out’ and $1 Million Donation

Kate Tiedemann signs the beam for the new Kate Tiedemann College of Business building as part of the

Philanthropist Kate Tiedemann signs the beam for the new Kate Tiedemann College of Business building as part of the “topping out” ceremony with $1 million donor Ellen Cotton.

USF St. Petersburg announced a $1 million gift to the Kate Tiedemann College of Business on Jan. 28. The gift from philanthropist Ellen Cotton was announced during the “topping out” ceremony for the business school’s first building, which has reached a midpoint in its construction. View photos from the event on the USFSP Facebook photo gallery and read more about the donation and how it will be used in an article by the Tampa Bay Times.