Beta Alpha Psi members with faculty advisor holding awards won at a conference

Student Honors and Awards

Recognizing Excellence

Lubin students are known as achievers. They consistently receive national and regional recognition for their accomplishments.


At the 2022 American Marketing Association International Collegiate Conference, over 900 competitors from 100 schools in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico attended. The AMA-PaceNY collegiate chapter brought 13 Pace students to the competition, and they won many awards, including 1st Place in Chapter Exhibit, Outstanding Marketing Week, Outstanding Chapter Plan/Annual Report, Perfect Pitch Finalist (Leah Gaffney), and other accolades. The chapter is ranked in the top 25 out of 320+ AMA chapters across the nation for 2022. For more information about the AMA chapter and its activities, please contact in New York City or in Pleasantville.

Beta Alpha Psi

Beta Alpha Psi is the international honor organization for financial information professionals. In 2021, Iota Lambda won a Distinguished Chapter award. Faculty advisor Professor Steven Mezzio won the Outstanding Faculty Advisor in 2020. For more information about the chapter and its activities, email

Beta Gamma Sigma

Lubin's Beta Gamma Sigma chapter has been awarded "High Honors" for 2020-2021. The chapter has been awarded this distinction every year by the national organization since 2014. Only 10% of the 550+ international BGS chapters receive this recognition.

Lubin Sales Team

The Lubin Sales Team won First and Second Place in the intercollegiate 2022 Robert Morris University Annual Sales Challenge. Team members Leah Gaffney '22 and Maxine Fabrega '23 were awarded checks for $2,000 and $1,000 respectively for their outstanding performances. The Sales Team won First Place at the 2022 Selling With the Bulls Tournament​ at the University of Southern Florida. Team Captain Leah Gaffney won Top Honors in the tournament. For more information about the team and its activities, email Professor Markovitz at or Professor Fain at

Student Managed Investment Portfolio

Lubin's Student Managed Investment Portfolio (SMIP) students placed 2nd in the Undergraduate Core Portfolio competition at Quinnipiac University's 2022 GAME Forum. For the 2020-2021 reporting period, the SMIP was up 30.14%, comparing favorably to the S&P 500's gain for this time period. This represents the portfolio's best year since 2013 in percentage terms, and its best year ever in dollar gain. In 2021, the SMIP generated a $70,961 distribution to the Lubin Scholarship Fund to help underwrite the scholastic achievements of deserving candidates. In the last decade the SMIP outperformed the S&P 500 by 13%. For more information about the SMIP and its activities, contact Professor Ron Filante at