December 23, 2016

Weekly Roundup: December 16-December 23, 2016

Faculty/Staff in the News


LifeVac anti-choking device’s inventor faces fragmented market

December 18, 2016 ⎸Newsday

Adjunct Professor Thomas W. Shinick on how a small startup can sell a product into a fragmented market.


December 19, 2016 ⎸KOGO 600 AM

Associate Professor Mark Grabowski discussed the trend of fake news on the San Diego station


3 Mistakes to Avoid When Picking a Financial Advisor

December 20, 2016 ⎸U.S. News & World Report

President Christine M. Riordan on doing your homework when picking a financial advisor and having open communication on how best to save, invest and grow your money


19 States To Raise Minimum Wage On January 1

December 21, 2016 ⎸WSHU Radio

Adjunct Professor Thomas W. Shinick on the impact of the minimum wage increase for businesses, families and workers.


Alumni in the News

Inside The Box: Bunce Has Devoted Following At Crossfit 11968

December 20, 2016 ⎸

Mike Bunce, who owns and operates the Crossfit 11968 gym in Southampton, graduated from Adelphi University with a bachelor’s degree in physical education and health.


Key move. New Kopel Group appoints Tal Lahav as CEO

December 21, 2016 ⎸Business Review

The New Kopel Group has appointed Tal Lahav as its CEO. Lahav worked for over seven years in KPMG, both in the USA and in Romania, and received a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree, with accounting and economics specialization, from Adelphi University.


University in the News

Adelphi University’s New Hybrid M.S.W. Program: The Best of Both Worlds

December 21, 2016 ⎸Long Island Herald

Introducing the new Hybrid M.S.W. program—a low-residency option that combines online coursework with brief periods on campus—is an innovative way for busy students to access our top-ranked master’s program.

More Adelphi News

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Recognized as a Best College by U.S. News & World Report, Adelphi is Long Island’s oldest private coeducational university. It serves more than 8,100 students at its beautiful main campus in Garden City, New York—just 23 miles from New York City’s cultural and internship opportunities—and at dynamic learning hubs in Manhattan, the Hudson Valley and Suffolk County, as well as online.

More than 115,000 Adelphi graduates have gained the skills to thrive professionally as active, engaged citizens, making their mark on the University, their communities and the world.