Brooklyn College

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Brooklyn College is a public college in Brooklyn, New York City.wikipedia
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Midwood, Brooklyn

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In 1932, the architect Randolph Evans drafted a plan for the college's campus on a substantial plot of land his employer owned in the Midwood section of Brooklyn.
It is bounded on the north by the Bay Ridge Branch tracks just above Avenue I and by the Brooklyn College campus of the City University of New York, and on the south by Avenue P and Kings Highway.

Hunter College

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In 1930 by the New York City Board of Higher Education, the college authorized the combination of the Downtown Brooklyn branches of Hunter College – at that time a women's college – and the City College of New York – a men's college – both of which had been established in 1926.
In 1930, Hunter's Brooklyn campus merged with City College's Brooklyn campus, and the two were spun off to form Brooklyn College.

City College of New York

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In 1930 by the New York City Board of Higher Education, the college authorized the combination of the Downtown Brooklyn branches of Hunter College – at that time a women's college – and the City College of New York – a men's college – both of which had been established in 1926. Brooklyn College originated in 1930 with the establishment of an extension division of the City College for Teachers.
The Free Academy was the first of what would become a system of municipally-supported colleges – the second, Hunter College, was founded as a women's institution in 1870; and the third, Brooklyn College, was established as a coeducational institution in 1930.

William Boylan

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Evans presented the sketches to the President of the college at the time, Dr. William A. Boylan.
William Aloysius Boylan (January 6, 1869 – July 8, 1940) was the first President of Brooklyn College.

John Kneller

John Kneller was the fifth President of Brooklyn College, from 1969 to 1979.
John William Kneller (October 15, 1916-July 2, 2009) was an English-American French language professor and scholar, and the fifth President of Brooklyn College.

Francis Kilcoyne

Francis Kilcoyne was the fourth President of Brooklyn College, from 1966–67.
Francis P. Kilcoyne (died 1985) was an American professor of English and the third President of Brooklyn College, from 1966 to 1967.

Harold Syrett

Harold Syrett, the fourth President of Brooklyn College from 1967–69, resigned due to ill health.
Harold Coffin Syrett (October 22, 1913-July 29, 1984) was an American executive editor of The Papers of Alexander Hamilton, and the fourth President of Brooklyn College.

Harry Gideonse

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Harry Gideonse was the second President of Brooklyn College, from 1939 to 1966.
He was the second President of Brooklyn College, from 1939 to 1966, and Chancellor of the New School for Social Research from 1966 until 1975.

Robert Hess (college president)

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Robert Hess was the sixth President of Brooklyn College, from 1979 until 1992.
Robert Lee Hess (December 18, 1932 – January 12, 1994) was an American scholar of African history, and the sixth President of Brooklyn College.

Michelle Anderson

Karen L. Gould was named the ninth president of Brooklyn College in 2009, and Michelle Anderson became the 10th President of Brooklyn College in 2016.
Michelle J. Anderson (born January 30, 1967) is the 10th President of Brooklyn College, and a leading scholar on rape law.

Vernon Lattin

Vernon Lattin was the seventh president of Brooklyn College, from 1992 to 2000.
Vernon Eugene Lattin (born November 7, 1938), an American of Mexican-American heritage, was the seventh president of Brooklyn College, from 1992 to 2000.

Christoph M. Kimmich

From 2000 to 2009 when he retired, Christoph M. Kimmich was the eighth President of Brooklyn College.
He was the eighth President of Brooklyn College from 2000 to 2009.

Karen L. Gould

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Karen L. Gould was named the ninth president of Brooklyn College in 2009, and Michelle Anderson became the 10th President of Brooklyn College in 2016.
Karen L. Gould (born June 17, 1948) is a scholar of French-Canadian literature, and an academic administrator who has been a dean at Old Dominion University and the University of Cincinnati, provost and senior vice president at California State University, Long Beach, and the ninth president of Brooklyn College, the first woman to hold that position.

George Gershwin Theatre (Brooklyn)

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The campus also serves as home to BCBC/ Brooklyn College Presents complex and its four theaters, including the George Gershwin.
The George Gershwin Theatre is a 500-seat proscenium theatre, one of four situated in the Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts complex located on the campus of Brooklyn College at 2900 Campus Road in Brooklyn, New York, United States.

Barbara Boxer

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Notable alumni of Brooklyn College include Senator Bernie Sanders (1959-1960), Senator Barbara Boxer (B.A. 1962), Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm (B.A., 1946), composer Laurie Spiegel (M.A., 1975), Pulitzer Prize-winning author Frank McCourt (M.A., 1967), Fifa U-17 world cup champion Joseph Babatunde (B.A 2000), Harvard Law School professor and author Alan M. Dershowitz, Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Harvey Pitt, Emmy Award-winning actor Jimmy Smits (B.A., 1980), Sopranos stars Steve Schirripa (B.A., 1980) and Dominic Chianese (B.A., 1961), New York Mets President Saul Katz (B.A., 1960), PragerU founder Dennis Prager, and Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Paul Mazursky (B.A., 1952).
Born in Brooklyn, New York, Boxer graduated from George Wingate High School and Brooklyn College.

Bernie Sanders

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Notable alumni of Brooklyn College include Senator Bernie Sanders (1959-1960), Senator Barbara Boxer (B.A. 1962), Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm (B.A., 1946), composer Laurie Spiegel (M.A., 1975), Pulitzer Prize-winning author Frank McCourt (M.A., 1967), Fifa U-17 world cup champion Joseph Babatunde (B.A 2000), Harvard Law School professor and author Alan M. Dershowitz, Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Harvey Pitt, Emmy Award-winning actor Jimmy Smits (B.A., 1980), Sopranos stars Steve Schirripa (B.A., 1980) and Dominic Chianese (B.A., 1961), New York Mets President Saul Katz (B.A., 1960), PragerU founder Dennis Prager, and Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Paul Mazursky (B.A., 1952).
He attended Brooklyn College before graduating from the University of Chicago in 1964.

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The 2009–10 CUNYAC championship men's basketball team now plays its home games in the West Quad Center.

Shirley Chisholm

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Notable alumni of Brooklyn College include Senator Bernie Sanders (1959-1960), Senator Barbara Boxer (B.A. 1962), Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm (B.A., 1946), composer Laurie Spiegel (M.A., 1975), Pulitzer Prize-winning author Frank McCourt (M.A., 1967), Fifa U-17 world cup champion Joseph Babatunde (B.A 2000), Harvard Law School professor and author Alan M. Dershowitz, Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Harvey Pitt, Emmy Award-winning actor Jimmy Smits (B.A., 1980), Sopranos stars Steve Schirripa (B.A., 1980) and Dominic Chianese (B.A., 1961), New York Mets President Saul Katz (B.A., 1960), PragerU founder Dennis Prager, and Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Paul Mazursky (B.A., 1952).
St. Hill earned her Bachelor of Arts from Brooklyn College in 1946, where she won prizes for her debating skills.

Harvey Pitt

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Notable alumni of Brooklyn College include Senator Bernie Sanders (1959-1960), Senator Barbara Boxer (B.A. 1962), Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm (B.A., 1946), composer Laurie Spiegel (M.A., 1975), Pulitzer Prize-winning author Frank McCourt (M.A., 1967), Fifa U-17 world cup champion Joseph Babatunde (B.A 2000), Harvard Law School professor and author Alan M. Dershowitz, Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Harvey Pitt, Emmy Award-winning actor Jimmy Smits (B.A., 1980), Sopranos stars Steve Schirripa (B.A., 1980) and Dominic Chianese (B.A., 1961), New York Mets President Saul Katz (B.A., 1960), PragerU founder Dennis Prager, and Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Paul Mazursky (B.A., 1952).
He graduated from Brooklyn College with a bachelor's degree in 1965, and from St. John's University School of Law with a JD degree in 1968.

Dennis Prager

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Notable alumni of Brooklyn College include Senator Bernie Sanders (1959-1960), Senator Barbara Boxer (B.A. 1962), Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm (B.A., 1946), composer Laurie Spiegel (M.A., 1975), Pulitzer Prize-winning author Frank McCourt (M.A., 1967), Fifa U-17 world cup champion Joseph Babatunde (B.A 2000), Harvard Law School professor and author Alan M. Dershowitz, Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Harvey Pitt, Emmy Award-winning actor Jimmy Smits (B.A., 1980), Sopranos stars Steve Schirripa (B.A., 1980) and Dominic Chianese (B.A., 1961), New York Mets President Saul Katz (B.A., 1960), PragerU founder Dennis Prager, and Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Paul Mazursky (B.A., 1952).
He went to Brooklyn College and graduated with a major in history and Middle Eastern Studies.

Paul Mazursky

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Notable alumni of Brooklyn College include Senator Bernie Sanders (1959-1960), Senator Barbara Boxer (B.A. 1962), Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm (B.A., 1946), composer Laurie Spiegel (M.A., 1975), Pulitzer Prize-winning author Frank McCourt (M.A., 1967), Fifa U-17 world cup champion Joseph Babatunde (B.A 2000), Harvard Law School professor and author Alan M. Dershowitz, Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Harvey Pitt, Emmy Award-winning actor Jimmy Smits (B.A., 1980), Sopranos stars Steve Schirripa (B.A., 1980) and Dominic Chianese (B.A., 1961), New York Mets President Saul Katz (B.A., 1960), PragerU founder Dennis Prager, and Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Paul Mazursky (B.A., 1952).
Mazursky graduated from Brooklyn College in 1951.

Jimmy Smits

Notable alumni of Brooklyn College include Senator Bernie Sanders (1959-1960), Senator Barbara Boxer (B.A. 1962), Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm (B.A., 1946), composer Laurie Spiegel (M.A., 1975), Pulitzer Prize-winning author Frank McCourt (M.A., 1967), Fifa U-17 world cup champion Joseph Babatunde (B.A 2000), Harvard Law School professor and author Alan M. Dershowitz, Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Harvey Pitt, Emmy Award-winning actor Jimmy Smits (B.A., 1980), Sopranos stars Steve Schirripa (B.A., 1980) and Dominic Chianese (B.A., 1961), New York Mets President Saul Katz (B.A., 1960), PragerU founder Dennis Prager, and Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Paul Mazursky (B.A., 1952).
He earned a bachelor's degree from Brooklyn College in 1980 and an MFA from Cornell University in 1982.

Eric Alterman

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He is currently CUNY Distinguished Professor of English and Journalism at Brooklyn College, the media columnist for The Nation, and a senior fellow at the Center for American Progress.

Brooklyn

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Brooklyn College is a public college in Brooklyn, New York City.
Brooklyn College is a senior college of the City University of New York, and was the first public coeducational liberal arts college in New York City.

Laurie Spiegel

Notable alumni of Brooklyn College include Senator Bernie Sanders (1959-1960), Senator Barbara Boxer (B.A. 1962), Congresswoman Shirley Chisholm (B.A., 1946), composer Laurie Spiegel (M.A., 1975), Pulitzer Prize-winning author Frank McCourt (M.A., 1967), Fifa U-17 world cup champion Joseph Babatunde (B.A 2000), Harvard Law School professor and author Alan M. Dershowitz, Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Harvey Pitt, Emmy Award-winning actor Jimmy Smits (B.A., 1980), Sopranos stars Steve Schirripa (B.A., 1980) and Dominic Chianese (B.A., 1961), New York Mets President Saul Katz (B.A., 1960), PragerU founder Dennis Prager, and Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Paul Mazursky (B.A., 1952).
After moving to New York, where she briefly worked in social sciences research and documentary film, she went on to study composition with Jacob Druckman, Vincent Persichetti and Hall Overton at the Juilliard School from 1969 to 1972, privately with Emmanuel Ghent, then she relocated along with Druckman, to whom she was composer's assistant, to Brooklyn College, completing her MA in Music Composition there in 1975 as well as pursuing research in early American music under the direction of H. Wiley Hitchcock.