PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. -- Here is a roundup of newsmakers and their news in brief from Pace University:
Dr. Melissa Cardon , professor of Management and Management Science in Pace's Lubin School of Business, has been awarded Distinguished Professor status, the highest honor the school bestows on a faculty member. Cardon's work has been in the fields of entrepreneurial emotion, cognition and passion. A full release can be read on Pace's website.
Lubin Professor and eLab Director Bruce Bachenheimer was quoted in a Fortune article concerning Amazon’s Echo technology. He discussed the importance of companies having a steady supply chain. Read his comments here.
Pace Actors Studio Drama School alumnus Victor Almanzar is featured in the Playbill.com article , "For Military Veterans, Theatre Saves Lives." He discussed his return from the military to civilian life and the important role that theater played in his transition.
Lisdy Contreras-Giron, a Pace student majoring in Criminal Justice, attended President Donald Trump's Joint Congressional Address as a guest of New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand. Born in Guatemala, Contreras is a beneficiary of the DREAM Act. Her full story can be found on Senator Gillibrand's Facebook page.