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Syracuse business school renamed


Veteran money manager Marty Whitman of Third Avenue Advisors has made such a large contribution to Syracuse University that the college is changing the name of its business school to the Martin J. Whitman School of Management.

Although Syracuse isn't revealing how much the Class of '49 graduate actually gave, school officials did say it was among the university's largest ever contributions - somewhere between the $15 million donated by the Newhouse family and a $20 million gift from an anonymous donor in April. The university's school of management has been around since 1919. Thanks in part to