Spring 2023

Volume 10 | Number 2



Don Buchwald Q&A
From Brooklyn to Buchwald

Don Buchwald ’59 attributes his good fortune to many things, and high on that list are being born in Brooklyn and being a graduate of Brooklyn College.

Kelly M. Britt, assistant professor of anthropology. Credit: Kaitlin Parker
Preservation as Resistance

Anthropologist Kelly Britt is working with an organization of Black women whose once secret society aided African-American New Yorkers. The goal: to preserve the 19th century house that is their Brooklyn headquarters.

Jamie Jones
A Family (Inspired) Business

The loss of her mother led Jamie Jones to channel her grief into a thriving business.



Martin D. Sass '63, Chairman and CEO of M.D. Sass, one of the nation's leading independent registered investment management firms, is greeted by a student at the M.D. Sass Investment Institute dinner last November. The institute, a student-involved hedge fund, was established in 2015 as a new experiential learning initiative in the Koppelman School of Business at Brooklyn College.
Out and About

From visits by high-profile leaders to welcoming our incoming class, campus was buzzing with activity this spring.

Class Notes
Class Notes

Class Notes is an excellent way for alumni to keep up-to-date with news about the progress of classmates and peers.

The Chipwich ice cream sandwich Credit: Crave Better Foods, LLC
A Look Back

Entrepreneur Richard LaMotta parlayed a favorite childhood snack into a popular frozen dessert.