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Rukiya Jeffers Ware '96 Book

Dr. Rukiya Jeffers Ware ‘96 Authors Bestseller

May 20, 2022 Comments Off on Dr. Rukiya Jeffers Ware ‘96 Authors Bestseller
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Dr. Rukiya Jeffers Ware ‘96 authors “Kia and the Magical Spikes.”

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Jeanine Basquiat Heriveaux '85

Jeanine Basquiat Heriveaux ’85

April 11, 2022 Comments Off on Jeanine Basquiat Heriveaux ’85
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Jeanine Basquiat Heriveaux ’85 was a Brooklyn Tech student when Jean-Michel Basquiat, her big brother, made it big in the art world. Now she and her sister, co-administrators of the Jean-Michel Basquiat Estate, are taking visitors inside a new exhibition of more than 200 rarely shown paintings, drawings, and objects from the family’s archives — to show the artist from a new perspective: his family’s.

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Kai Martinez '05

Kai Martinez ’05 at the Academy Awards

March 28, 2022 Comments Off on Kai Martinez ’05 at the Academy Awards
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Kai Martinez ’05 dances at the 94th Academy Awards to “Dos Oruguitas” from the animated film Encanto, where she served as Animation Reference Consultant.

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Living Colour Guitarist Vernon Reid ’76 on Cult of Personality

December 30, 2021 Comments Off on Living Colour Guitarist Vernon Reid ’76 on Cult of Personality
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Living Colour guitarist Vernon Reid, often called one of the best guitarists of all time, is featured in a new interview with Guitar Player, discussing the band’s 1988 breakthrough hit “Cult Of Personality”.

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Where Are They Now: Mike D’Amato ’59, New York Jets

December 23, 2021 Comments Off on Where Are They Now: Mike D’Amato ’59, New York Jets
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From when Mike D’Amato was a high school senior at Brooklyn Tech to when he was a two-time Middle Conference All-Star safety and kick- and punt-returner, as well as a second-team All-American lacrosse attackman at Hofstra in 1968, life happened.

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Dr. Christopher Emdin Joins USC Roster

December 13, 2021 Comments Off on Dr. Christopher Emdin Joins USC Roster
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Well-known education scholar Dr. Christopher Emdin ‘94 is joining the University of Southern California Rossier School of Education as the Robert A. Naslund Chair in Curriculum and Teaching.

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Wilton Cedeño ’82: Economic Development Power 75

December 6, 2021 Comments Off on Wilton Cedeño ’82: Economic Development Power 75
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Wilton Cedeno, former director of regulatory affairs for Con Edison, monitors and seeks to shape state energy policy for Con Edison, a massive utility company that provides electric and gas service to residents – and businesses – in New York City and Westchester County.

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Waris Ahluwalia ’92 in Wes Anderson-inspired Bergdorf Goodman Film

December 1, 2021 Comments Off on Waris Ahluwalia ’92 in Wes Anderson-inspired Bergdorf Goodman Film
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Wes Anderson was the inspiration behind Bergdorf Goodman’s 2021 holiday campaign, The Present Moment, starring and narrated by actor, designer and model Waris Ahluwahlia ’92.

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10 Women Foodpreneurs We Love: Deepti Sharma ’08

November 23, 2021 Comments Off on 10 Women Foodpreneurs We Love: Deepti Sharma ’08
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Deepti Sharma, and a Brooklyn Tech Alumni Foundation board member, is a first-generation Indian American helping New York-based immigrant women and minority restaurant owners expand their businesses with catering opportunities.

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How AI Will Make Your Doctor Smarter, Hassan Tetteh ‘90

November 5, 2021 Comments Off on How AI Will Make Your Doctor Smarter, Hassan Tetteh ‘90
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Hassan Tetteh ‘90 has one of the coolest-sounding jobs in medicine. His official title is Warfighter Health Mission Chief for the Department of Defense Joint Artificial Intelligence Center (JAIC, or “Jake” he pronounces it).

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