Graziadio School of Business and Management Launches Fred Sands Institute of Real Estate
The Graziadio School of Business and Management celebrated the 2016 opening of the Fred Sands Institute of Real Estate with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Drescher Graduate Campus on February 25.
The ceremony commenced with a special welcome address from Graziadio School dean David Smith, followed by an invocation from Keith Hinkle, chief development officer and senior vice president for advancement and public affairs. Pepperdine University president Andrew K. Benton invited special guests to join him in the ribbon cutting, and the event concluded with a tour of the institute.
The Fred Sands Institute of Real Estate provides graduates with the required knowledge in finance, investments, economics, and law to effectively prepare them for success in competitive international real estate markets. The Institute utilizes the Education to Business (E2B) program, pioneered by the Graziadio School, to effectively engage students in authentic and concrete real estate business challenges.