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Hans de los Santos '24

Global Science Video Competition Finalist: Hans de los Santos ’24

November 9, 2023 Comments Off on Global Science Video Competition Finalist: Hans de los Santos ’24
April 12 @ 10:39 pm

Hans de los Santos ’24 is a finalist in the Breakthrough Junior Challenge, a global science video competition that could net him $400,000, including a $250,000 college scholarship for his two-minute explanation of anti-matter.

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Mirza Uddin ’14

Mirza Uddin ’14

November 9, 2023 Comments Off on Mirza Uddin ’14
April 12 @ 10:39 pm

Mirza Uddin ’14 publicly launches Vessel Capital, an operator-led Web3 fund for early-stage startups.

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Anne Cebula ‘16

Anne Cebula ’16 Wins Gold Medal in Women’s Epee North American Cup

November 9, 2023 Comments Off on Anne Cebula ’16 Wins Gold Medal in Women’s Epee North American Cup
April 12 @ 10:39 pm

Anne Cebula ‘16 won her first Division I Gold medal in Women’s Epee, earned in the North American Cup (Orlando, FL). Anne captained Tech’s Girls Varsity Epee team, winning many awards along the way.

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Emmanuel Thingue '80

Emmanuel Thingue ’80: Architect of 30 NYC Parks in 30 Years

November 9, 2023 Comments Off on Emmanuel Thingue ’80: Architect of 30 NYC Parks in 30 Years
April 12 @ 10:39 pm

Emmanuel Thingue ’80 recently retired after 30 years designing more than 30 parks for the New York City Parks Department — winning numerous awards and accolades for his work along the way.

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Dr. Crystal Bobb-Semple ‘87, EdD

Dr. Crystal Bobb-Semple ‘87, EdD

October 7, 2023 Comments Off on Dr. Crystal Bobb-Semple ‘87, EdD
April 12 @ 10:39 pm

Dr. Crystal Bobb-Semple ‘87, EdD, founder and CEO of Plato Learning was recently featured on NBC’s “TODAY Show” for Plato Learning’s Camp Half-Blood.

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George Van Amson ‘70

George L. Van Amson to Receive Columbia’s Alexander Hamilton Medal

October 6, 2023 Comments Off on George L. Van Amson to Receive Columbia’s Alexander Hamilton Medal
April 12 @ 10:39 pm

George L. Van Amson ‘70 has been named by Columbia College as the recipient of the 2023 Alexander Hamilton Medal, the highest honor awarded to a Columbia College community member.

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Arno Penzias ‘51

Arno Penzias ‘51

October 6, 2023 Comments Off on Arno Penzias ‘51
April 12 @ 10:39 pm

Arno Penzias ‘51, Tech Alumni Hall of Fame member, is featured in an article by the “New York Times.”

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Karol J. Bobko '55

Karol Bobko ‘55, NASA’s First Challenger Pilot

October 6, 2023 Comments Off on Karol Bobko ‘55, NASA’s First Challenger Pilot
April 12 @ 10:39 pm

On NBC’s Sunday TODAY Show, Karol Bobko ‘55, NASA’s first Challenger pilot, was featured in the September 3, 2023 “Life Well Lived” segment.

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Alla Prokhovnik-Raphique ‘05

Dr. Alla Prokhovnik-Raphique ‘05: 2023 Above and Beyond Women

April 17, 2023 Comments Off on Dr. Alla Prokhovnik-Raphique ‘05: 2023 Above and Beyond Women
April 12 @ 10:39 pm

Dr. Alla Prokhovnik-Raphique ‘05 was recently named to “The 2023 Above & Beyond: Women,” a City and State New York list “recognizing 50 remarkable women who are improving New York.”

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John Catsimatidis '66

Alumni Hall of Fame Member John Catsimatidis ‘66 Publishes a New Memoir 

April 17, 2023 Comments Off on Alumni Hall of Fame Member John Catsimatidis ‘66 Publishes a New Memoir 
April 12 @ 10:39 pm

Alumni Hall of Fame member John Catsimatidis ‘66 recently spoke to NY1 about his new memoir, “How Far Do You Want to Go? Lessons from a Common Sense Billionaire.” John, whose net worth is listed by Forbes at $4 billion, frequently references Brooklyn Tech in the book.

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