School of Science, Engineering and Technology at St. Mary's receive $1M gift

Donations to be used for scholarships, improved laboratories and buildings

SAN ANTONIO – Two alumni donated a combined $1 million to the School of Science, Engineering and Technology at St. Mary’s University.

David Biegler and his wife, Diane Knape, gave the school $500,000 to improve laboratories and buildings. David’s brother, Jack Biegler, donated another $500,000 to be used for student scholarships.

“We are grateful to David and Jack Biegler for their generous support of SET and St. Mary’s University,” said Dean Winston Erevelles, Ph.D. “Their support will help us enhance our facilities and help implement our vision for excellence in the School of Science, Engineering and Technology.”

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