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Drawing on expertise in sales management and operations, Craig Raucher has spent his career growing transportation companies like Total Freight Solutions and SkyNet Worldwide Express. Before entering the transportation industry, Craig Raucher earned a degree in business administration from Brooklyn College.

Brooklyn College recently issued a press release to announce that its School of Business will be named in honor of Murray Koppelman, a prominent philanthropist and alumnus from the class of 1957. With the more than $1.5 million Koppelman provided, Brooklyn College will work to raise its standard of excellence and further pursue accreditation. After the accreditation process concludes, the Koppelman School will rank as the only accredited business school in Brooklyn, while delivering affordable access to robust degree programs that effectively ready students for careers in the expanding global economy.

School officials note that accreditation will help the Koppelman School attract and support faculty members who are the top professionals in their fields. By achieving accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business, the school will also be able to secure more career opportunities for graduates and advance the academic excellence of both students and faculty. Koppelman’s gift will specifically support groundbreaking student resources, faculty research, and workshops led by financial industry experts and visiting scholars.