Student Supports Peers in Foster Care

Sarah M. ’23 is the founder of Achillea Peer Tutoring, a program that provides tutoring support to students in foster care. Sarah brings the unique perspective of being in foster care herself as a Hunter student and, while a resident in a group home, was pulled out of school for …

A Passion for Education and Family

Vera Gordon ’47

This year the High School Alumnae/i Association was the beneficiary of a very generous bequest and IRA distribution from Vera Julia Gordon ’47, who passed away last August.

Vera Gordon’s gift will have a lasting impact on our future.

After graduating from Hunter College High School, Vera went …

Deborah Dorfman ’51


The HCHS Alumnae/i Association recently received a generous bequest from the estate of Deborah Dorfman, a longtime resident of Bennington, Vermont, who passed away in 2015. Representing our largest gift to date, we are grateful to Deborah for her foresight in including the HCHS Alumnae/i Association in her estate

Esther Rose ’71, M.D.

Donor Profiles section of AlumNotes Spring 2019, a feature in which we interview alums who have supported programs at the school.

Our first interview is with Esther Rose’71, M.D. a physician who does research for Janssen Pharmaceuticals.

AN: Why did you want to give back to the school?

ER: Of all …