DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI AWARD
Bruce Berkowitz ’76 (reunion year)
Bruce founded Fairholme Capital Management in 1997. Formerly, he was a senior portfolio manager at Lehman Brothers Holdings and a managing director of Smith Barney. He is featured regularly in Forbes, US News & World Report, and other media outlets for his unique investing philosophies – which he attributes to his days as a part-time bookie in Chelsea during high school. In addition, Berkowitz and his wife are dedicated philanthropists in the Miami area, especially committed to enhancing education.