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Ernie Holsendolph '58
Robert M. Rosencrans   '49
James P. Rubin '82

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61-65 | 66-70 | 71-75 | 76-80 | 81-85 |
| 86-90 | 91-95 | 96-00 |


Classes of 1981

Kevin Fay
8300 Private Lane
Annandale, Va. 22003

In the mailbag this time, we hear from Maurice Morales from nearby (to me) Ashburn, Va., who is in his last year of a three-year recall to active duty in the office of the Surgeon General of the Navy. He and his wife, Marilyn, are proud to announce the birth of Allezra Cecilia on October 26, 1999. He is looking forward to the return to civilian life in 2001, but will continue to serve our country as a medical service corps officer in the Naval Reserve. We wish him, his wife and their new daughter the best in the coming year.

Rudy Segna, M.D. is in private practice specializing in gynecologic oncology in New York City. According to my (dated) records, this represents a move from Portsmouth, Va., and the Naval Medical Center.

Finally, I received a note from the alumni office concerning our upcoming 20th reunion. Wake up and smell the coffee - it's been 20 years! If you haven't been to a reunion, or even to New York City since graduation, this is a wonderful excuse to do both. Details to follow in the next issue of CCT. Thanks for sending me updates.

Classes of 1982

Robert W. Passloff
154 High Street
Taunton, Mass. 02780

Classes of 1983

Andrew Botti
97 Spring Street, B1
West Roxbury, Mass. 02132

Robert E. Kreuter is a senior attorney with the New York Stock Exchange.

John A. Rogovin is a partner at the D.C. office of O'Melvany & Myers. John lives in Washington with his new wife, Saye, who is a producer at Discovery.

Gregory B. Keller has worked for the past five seasons as an assistant director for the Metropolitan Opera's staging staff. Gregory has assisted such luminaries as Robert Wilson and Dr. Jonathan Miller. This fall will mark his directing debut at the Met with The Magic Flute. This summer he went to Wolf Trap to direct Monteverdi's L'incoronazione di Poppea. In June, he will stage Peter Maxwell Davies' Eight Songs for a Mad King for Eos Orchestra at New York's Ethical Cultural Society.

Classes of 1984

Dennis Klainberg
Berklay Cargo Worldwide
JFK Int'l. Airport
Box 300665
Jamaica, N.Y. 11430

This column's chock-filled with proud daddy news. Of course, as a father of four children myself, I'm happy to pass on these stories of naches (pride).

In Jerusalem, Marc Friedman has a wife and four children, but in regards to having more children, and in relation to another classmate (also in Israel,) he writes, "We are a little slower than Yossi Rabin, but we are plodding along!!" Perhaps plopsing (to keep up!) is more accurate. Yossi, as you read in a previous column, is our class co-leader (with Phil Donahue) with five kids. Nonetheless, Marc is quite a busy guy. "I still work in adult education at Aish HaTorah in the Old City of Jerusalem and I am currently developing material for a medical-legal ethics seminar that we will be presenting in the States. Anyone in Jerusalem can give us a call at 581-0092 and Marc62@netvision.net.il."

In America's Holy City (L.A.), Peregrine Beckman, married to Elizabeth Leicester '87, writes, "I'm a filmmaker living in L.A. with my wife and our two kids, Eleanor (6) and Julian (1).I make my living editing TV and feature films and running a post-production facility called CEG Post.. Our children must be among the first "pure" Columbia College legacy kids, since CC went co-ed with Elizabeth's class. It's a distinction that is no doubt becoming less and less unusual, but I'd be interested to know if there are many out there." Contact him at elizl@ucla.edu.

He also requested that other "non-professionals" should show their colors, and he was happy to advise that Gregory Lynch works in publishing in N.J. and lives in Rockland County, N.Y. Scott Rabiet lives in the Boston area and works in Boston for a firm that designs museum exhibits. Last year he went to Australia for two months to oversee construction of a big exhibit for the National Museum of Australia in Canberra.

Also in L.A. land, Peter Lunenfeld lives with his wife, Susan Kandel, and daughters Kyra, 6, and Maud, who is almost 3. He is a professor in the graduate program in communication & new media design at Art Center College of Design in Pasadena. His latest book, Snap to Grid: A User's Guide to Digital Arts, Media and Cultures, came out this spring as did the paperback edition of The Digital Dialectic: New Essays on New Media (both MIT Press). In the fall of 1999, he took part in a roving arts think tank that traveled through Morocco. That exotic and odd experience is documented in Mitchell Kane's recent book, Tt Plan.

From around the corner, James Satloff writes: "I've spent the last four years (!) as managing director of Standard & Poor's, running the global institutional markets group. When I'm not traveling on business, I spend time with my wife, Emily, and my two boys, Dustin, 7, and Theo, 312. Recently, in honor of my Dad's (Aaron Satloff '56) 65th birthday, I created a need-based Columbia College scholarship in both of our names for incoming students. It's a great way to support the College. I still live in Manhattan and occasionally see classmates."

From Arizona, Elliot S. Isaac writes: "After graduating from NYU Law School, I moved to Phoenix where I reside with my wife, Loretta, and my 5-year old daughter, Gabriella. I have my own law practice, specializing in employment law and commercial litigation."

Thanks to Elliot for contributing info on two other classmates. Richard Myrus flew a helicopter for the U.S. Navy for six years, attended Fordham Law School, clerked for a federal judge, and is now a litigation associate at Testa Hurwitz in Boston. Tom Dyja is a very successful author and publisher. He received great acclaim and several awards for his first novel, Play For A Kingdom, a book about civil war soldiers who play baseball.

And from the Windy City, Richard R. Rothman is an attorney practicing real estate and related matters. Contact him at www.mylawyerswebsite.com or 1-888-AClosing. No kids at present, but happy to report that he had successful brain surgery-ridding him of epilepsy and bought a car (Honda Accord is his baby). Mazel tov, Richard!

Classes of 1985

Kevin G. Kelly
5005 Collins Ave. #1405
Miami Beach, Fla. 33140

Class of 1985

Joseph S. DeGaetano is pleased to announce the formation of the law firm of DeGaetano and Mavrides, with offices in Lake Success, N.Y. The firm specializes in real estate and mortgage banking.

Rob Ripin is a partner in the New York office of the international law firm Lovells, where he practices U.S. securities and corporate law.

I, Kevin Kelly, am vice president of Latin American operations for WhatsHotNow.com, an Internet-enabled company which is revolutionizing the licensing industry. We are headquartered in Los Angeles, where I spend a great deal of my time, but I still live in Miami Beach and will be traveling a great deal to Latin America. Visit our website! I returned to the work world after almost a year off. I spent most of 1999 living and traveling in Europe, living with friends, falling in love and going to museums. I will continue to subject you to news about myself if I don't receive submissions from other '85 graduates. Please write and let your friends and classmates know how and where you are.

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