Volume 10 | Number 2

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.

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.

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.

Brooklyn College Launched New Presidential Lecture Series

In Case You Missed It…

News highlights from across the college.

From the Shelves

From the Shelves

Brooklyn College faculty contribute to the school’s vibrant intellectual life through prodigious writing.

Champion Partnerships

Champion Partnerships

Launched last fall, the Career Partners and Alumni Champions programs offer corporate leaders and dedicated alumni a chance to help talented graduates jumpstart their careers

From White House to Our House

From White House to Our House

Renowned composer and Professor Emerita Tania León returns to Brooklyn College as the honorary degree recipient at the 2023 commencement.

Jamie Jones

A Family (Inspired) Business

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

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.

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.

It’s All in the Plan

Brooklyn College students try their hands at creating their own businesses in a new competition sponsored by the Koppelman School of Business.

Roger Gonzalez

A Lab Like No Other

Less than two years old, the Innovation + Entrepreneurship Lab at Brooklyn College is already giving students the tools for business success.

President Michelle J. Anderson

From the President’s Desk

Dear Alumni and Friends, In this issue of the Brooklyn College Magazine, we celebrate a…
Volume 10 | Issue 2


Brooklyn College Magazine, Volume 10 | Number 2