PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- Here is a roundup of newsmakers and their news in brief from Pace University:
Pace student India Makailah Graham has been crowned the 2016 #WmagModelSearch winner, which is a collaboration between W magazine and IMG Models. Graham is currently a sophomore at Pace University in New York where she studies business and fashion marketing. Read more about her award here.
Professors of finance and economics in Pace’s Lubin School of Business, Matthew Morey and Aron Gottesman, were featured in the Wall Street Journal for their research regarding emerging stock funds. Lean about their research here.
Dyson College of Arts and Sciences professor Lawrence Waldron published a book, Handbook of Ceramic Animal Symbols in the Ancient Lesser Antilles. This book focuses on the cultural significance of nearly two dozen animal and bird representations found in Saladoid-era ceramics. The book can be purchased here.
Pace alumnus José Luis Castro has been named president and CEO of Vital Strategies, a global public health advocacy and technical assistance organization, with headquarters in New York.
Pace was prominently featured in a Forbes article about encore programs, part of an ongoing initiative to extend higher education for middle aged and older individuals. Read Forbes' compliments of the program here.