The 1980s Collection

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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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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Harlan Levy Accepts the Fund for Modern Courts’ 2016 John J. McCloy Memorial Award

Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, left, presented the Fund for Modern Courts’ 2016 John J. McCloy Memorial Award to Harlan Levy, a partner at Boies, Schiller & Flexner and former chief deputy attorney general. The Fund’s Career Public Service Award went to former Chief Judge Jonathan Lippman, third from left, of counsel at Latham & Watkins. … Continue reading Harlan Levy Accepts the Fund for Modern Courts’ 2016 John J. McCloy Memorial Award

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Cornell 150th in Bermuda

Sesqui celebration, Port O Call Restaurant, Hamilton, Bermuda At possibly the smallest 150th gathering, Chris Downey ’90, C. Michael Wellman MBA ’14, and Bob Forness ’87 represented the financial and reinsurance industries. Lindsay Liotta Forness ’84 was the sole Hotelie. Walwyn (Idwal) Hughes ’54 and David Wingate ’57 mesmerized us with tales of fisheries, birding, … Continue reading Cornell 150th in Bermuda

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