List of City College of New York people

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The following is a list of notable alumni and faculty of the City College of New York.

Nobel laureates[edit]

Business School Graduates (Which became Baruch College in 1968)[edit]

Politics, government, sociology, philosophy, and religion[edit]

Psychology[edit]

  • Solomon Asch 1928 – psychologist, known for the Asch conformity experiments
  • Kenneth Clark – CCNY professor who studied attitudes toward race and testified at Brown v. Board of Education
  • Isidor Chein 1932 – minority group identification, co-wrote amicus curiae brief in Brown v. Board of Education
  • Jacob Cohen – psychologist and statistician, developed the coefficient kappa to assess the reliability of ratings of discrete categories of behavior (e.g., diagnoses of mental disorder); expert on factor analysis and regression analysis
  • Morton Deutsch – social psychology, conflict resolution
  • Leonard Eron – expert on the development of aggression
  • Leon Festinger 1939 – social psychologist. Pioneered experimental social psychology, the theory of cognitive dissonance
  • Robert Glaser – educational psychology
  • Henry Gleitman – cognitive psychology, psycholinguistics
  • Arno Gruen – psychologist and psychoanalyst
  • Richard Herrnstein – quantitative analysis of behavior; co-author of The Bell Curve; Harvard professor
  • Richard Lazarus – emotion, stress, and coping
  • Walter Mischel – social and personality psychology
  • Gardner Murphy – professor of psychology at City College
  • Hans Strupp – (attended City College but did not graduate) expert in psychotherapy research
  • Sigmund Tobias – educational psychology, aptitude-treatment interaction; also published on Jewish refugee experience in Shanghai during World War II[10]

The arts[edit]

Literature and journalism[edit]

Science and technology[edit]

Business[edit]

Sports[edit]

Fictional[edit]

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Jerome Karle: The Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1985, Nobel Prize. Accessed September 22, 2009.
  2. ^ Zicklin.baruch.cuny.edu
  3. ^ NSBINC.com
  4. ^ Ravo, Nick. "Carlos D. Ramirez, 52, Publisher of El Diario", The New York Times, July 13, 1999. Retrieved October 9, 2009.
  5. ^ "Ronald Hassen Profile - Forbes.com". 
  6. ^ "A focus on finance and politics". 
  7. ^ Ted Morgan, A Covert Life: Jay Lovestone: Communist, Anti-Communist, and Spymaster. New York: Random House, 1999; pg. 10.
  8. ^ "Obituary: Professor Sidney Morgenbesser – Independent, The (London) – Find Articles at BNET". [dead link]
  9. ^ Bertram D. Wolfe, A Life in Two Centuries. New York: Stein and Day, 1981; pg. 152.
  10. ^ Tobias, Sigmund, Strange Haven: A Jewish Childhood in Wartime Shanghai, University of Illinois Press, 1999.
  11. ^ "Profile: Paddy Chayevsky", NNDB
  12. ^ Lee, Felicia R., [1] "In the Old Neighborhood With: Julie Dash; Home Is Where the Imagination Took Root", The New York Times, December 3, 1997
  13. ^ Zosky Proulx, Brenda (July 19, 1982). "'Barney Miller's' Hal Linden is his own toughest critic". The Montreal Gazette. Retrieved February 8, 2013. 
  14. ^ "Mickey Rourke's elusive stage debut". Flickr. Retrieved 2013-03-26.
  15. ^ Fox, Margalit. "Elsie B. Washington, a Novelist, Dies at 66", The New York Times, May 16, 2009. Accessed May 18, 2009.
  16. ^ Schudel, Matt, Arthur J. Levenson Obituary in the Washington Post – Wednesday, September 5, 2007
  17. ^ Arthur J. Levenson BiographyArlington National Cemetery
  18. ^ Severo, Richard. "Valentino Mazzia, 77, Student Of Deaths Under Anesthesia", The New York Times, March 21, 1999. Accessed October 21, 2009.
  19. ^ "Obituary of Dr. Haskell Reich'The New York Times, October 15, 1983.
  20. ^ Brennan, Jean Ford (1971). "The IBM Watson Laboratory at Columbia University: A History", Armonk, New York : IBM Corporation, February 18, 1971. Cf. p.37
  21. ^ "Saul Rosen: 1922–1991", Purdue University, Information Technology, Rosen Center for Advanced Computing
  22. ^ Milton Zaslow page at the National Security Administration
  23. ^ Benjamin W. Zweifach page – Department of Bioengineering, University of California, San Diego
  24. ^ "SUMMARY MEMORANDUM: In the Matter of King Arthur ~NY-6066", Securities and Exchange Commission, November 13, 1992, New York Regional Office ("NYRO")
  25. ^ "Interview with Michael Bienes", PBS FRONTLINE TV documentary "The Madoff Affair", May 2009
  26. ^ Martin, Douglas. "Joseph Gurwin, Textile Manufacturer and Philanthropist, Dies at 89", The New York Times, September 26, 2009. Accessed September 29, 2009.
  27. ^ a b Goldstein, Joe, "Explosion: 1951 scandals threaten college hoops", ESPN, Wednesday, November 19, 2003
  28. ^ Berkow, Ira. "Red Holzman, Hall of Fame Coach, Dies at 78", The New York Times, November 15, 1998. Accessed September 15, 2008.