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American College Receives $1 Million Gift for Doctoral Fellowship

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The American College of Financial Services today announced that Sy Sternberg, CLU®, retired Chairman of the Board and CEO of New York Life Insurance Company, and Fred Sievert, MSM, FSA, MAAA, the retired President of New York Life Insurance Company, have each donated $500,000 to The American College for a gift totaling $1 million to establish the Sy Sternberg and Fred Sievert Doctoral Fellowship. The gift will support select fellows advancing through the New York Life Doctoral Program in Financial and Retirement Planning at The American College.