Archive for February, 2015

Berkeley College Appoints Beth M. Castiglia as Dean, Larry L. Luing School of Business

Posted on February 11th, 2015 in General | No Comments »

Berkeley College has appointed Beth M. Castiglia, PhD, as Dean, Larry L. Luing School of Business.

Berkeley College has appointed Beth M. Castiglia, PhD, as Dean, Larry L. Luing School of Business.

Beth M. Castiglia, PhD, has been appointed Dean, Berkeley College Larry L. Luing School of Business. In this role, Dr. Castiglia will maintain academic standards, oversee the hiring of faculty, and work with other deans to support the Mission and Values of Berkeley College.

“As Dean, Dr. Castiglia will provide academic and administrative leadership for the Larry L. Luing School of Business and further curriculum development that engages Berkeley College students so they can achieve success in the fields of Accounting, Business Administration, Fashion Merchandising and Management, Financial Services, Information Technology Management, International Business, Management, and Marketing Communications. She also has a deep commitment to the importance of diversity and global learning in the Berkeley College curriculum and their relevance to career success,” said Marianne P. Vakalis, EdD, Berkeley College Provost.

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Neiman Marcus Executive Vice President Neva Hall to Give Keynote Address at LIM College Commencement

Posted on February 4th, 2015 in Event, General | No Comments »

Neva Hall_Jan 2015LIM College has announced that Neva Hall, Executive Vice President of Neiman Marcus Stores and a member of LIM College’s Class of 1974, will deliver the keynote address at the College’s 76th Commencement exercises on May 26 at Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center in Manhattan. Ms. Hall will also receive an honorary Doctor of Commercial Science degree and the LIM College Distinguished Achievement Award.

“Since graduating from LIM College in 1974 Neva has gone on to build an impressive career in the business of fashion. She is an excellent role model for our graduates. As an alumna, she exemplifies the opportunities for success that an LIM College education represents. We are thrilled to have her as our Commencement speaker and I am certain her presence will inspire our Class of 2015 as they launch their own careers,” said LIM College President Elizabeth S. Marcuse.

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