Monthly Archives: September 2013

Spotlight on Alumnae: Phuti Mahanyele ’93
Douglass Society 2013 Honoree

Phuti Mahanyele, Class of 1993, is passionate about working in investment banking and has become one of the most respected figures in the corporate world as Chief Executive Officer of Shanduka Group Ltd., a multi billion-dollar blue-chip company in South Africa. Named one of “South Africa’s Most Influential Women” last year, she was listed on  Read More…

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Spotlight on Alumnae: Lois S. Weisman ’74
Douglass Society 2013 Honoree

Lois S. Weisman, Ph.D, Class of 1974, a scientist, professor, and researcher, followed in the footsteps of her mother, Shulamith Berlin Weisman NJC ’49, when she came to Douglass College where Lois became just one of 16 chemistry majors graduating in with the Class of 1974. She recalls finding inspiration in Douglass faculty members Drs.  Read More…

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Spotlight on Alumnae: Carol Castellano ’73
Douglass Society 2013 Honoree

Carol Castellano, Class of 1973, and author and advocate for the blind, is the Director of Programs for the National Organization of Parents of Blind Children and is an author, advocate, and president emerita of Parents of Blind Children-NJ, an organization she co-founded. As a tireless advocate, she has been integral to state and national  Read More…

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