On Wednesday, September 28th,
Eli’s Cheesecake President, Marc Schulman, received the 2016 Friend of ACES award. The award recognizes non-alumni friends who have made outstanding contributions to the growth and success of the College of ACES.
President Schulman is passionate about education and agriculture. Aside from creating a long-standing relationship with The Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences (CHSAS), who provides our Honey for our honey cheesecakes, he is a long-time educational supporter of CHSAS. Marc Schulman co-chairs in CHSAS’s Business Advisory Board. He has been influential in strengthening the relationship between the high school and the College of ACES. Marc Schulman will be honored during a private event for the Aaron Easter Scholars. Schulman provides this scholarship in memory of Robert and Cheryl Easter’s son for students from Chicago High School for Agricultural Sciences who are studying in the College of ACES. Each year two students are awarded with the scholarship.
Below are highlights of the event: