A Cover Girl at last!

Stephanie Lane Rakofsky

After 45-plus years as a hospital director of social work, case management, counseling, and related divisions, I was thrilled to learn that I had been named a 2017 Barry University Distinguished Alum, where I had earned my master’s degree in social work in 1981. The president of the university declared, “Stephanie has dedicated her professional life to … Continue reading A Cover Girl at last!

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Cornell Club of Mid-America Event

The Cornell Club of Mid-America (located in Kansas City and serving both Kansas and Missouri) held its annual “Holiday Party and Scholarship Fundraiser” at the home of Marty ’63 and Dianne ’66 Lustig.  Zachary Ruben ’11, a professional photographer and videographer, was able to get the group together to take the attached photo.  In the … Continue reading Cornell Club of Mid-America Event

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Jim Rosenblatt and Julian Gallow

Julian Gallow, Cornell Class of 2016 and a fullback on the Cornell Football team, and I. The photo was taken in Oxford, Mississippi where we attended a program sponsored by the US District Court of the Northern District of Mississippi.  Julian is working with the Teach for America program in Clarksdale, Mississippi. Jim Rosenblatt Dean … Continue reading Jim Rosenblatt and Julian Gallow

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Mervyn Kowalsky and Nancy Sonn’s wedding on Oct. 2, 1954 at Watermargin

My parents met at Cornell and were married on Oct. 2, 1953 in Watermargin. My father, Mervyn Kowalsky ’54, BS ILR ’53, graduated from ILR, and my mother, Nancy Sonn ’56, was attending what is now Human Ecology. She got her degree much later (1980) from CALS.

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