Alum Mentioned as one of the “Unsung Women of Technology”

Mildred SPIEWAK Dresselhaus, Jan. ’48, was listed in Computer World Online as one of thirteen women who have made major contributions in the fields of science and technology. The article was written in honor of Ada Lovelace Day (October 13) and was sent to us by Andrea Elberger ’69, …

Hunter NOT the “Saddest Spot”!

Thanks in part to the commotion raised by members of the Hunter community, Professor Bar Yam re-examined his previous findings and discovered that the saddest spot in Manhattan (as determined by tweets during a two week period in April 2012) is actually just south of HCHS, and accidentally overlapped coordinates. …

Martina Arroyo, Jan. ’53 to be honored by Kennedy Center

Opera singer Martina Arroyo, Jan. ’53 is to be honored by the Kennedy Center at their Gala on December 29. The event, which will be aired that evening on CBS at 9pm, will also honor Herbie Hancock, Billy Joel, Shirley MacLaine, and Carlos Santana.

Martina, whose voice was once decribed …