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several ways to become a member of the Columbia College community.
One is to actually attend the College, sit through at least 124
credit hours, and four years later (or less if you're particularly
bright) graduate with a degree. Another way is to marry a
Columbian, which prior to 1984 was the only way for a woman (why
she would want to, now that's a mystery). You could receive an
honorary degree, I guess, but it's not a path one can depend upon.
Finally, I think the nicest way is to be born into it.
me to announce the birth of Joseph Facciano Diller, the son of
Bradley R. Diller and Pauline R. Facciano (UC Berkeley).
Bradley, his wife and son reside in San Francisco, one of the
country's greatest cities. I'm sure Bradley and Pauline are
extraordinarily proud of their son, and are right now debating
Berkeley vs. Columbia (which debate is most likely the product of
sleep deprivation). Didn't we play them in football about a million
years ago, or am I confusing them with Stanford? In any event, we
wish them the best with Joseph and wish them every
It was a
quiet summer in Washington, D.C., a little hotter and drier than
normal. Hope to hear from more of you in the fall.
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the e-mails! I look forward to hearing from more of you in the
Braverman is v.p. and general counsel of Hyperion Solutions
Corp., a software company headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif.
Although he spends time in the Tristate area at another division of
the company, Larry is renovating his new house in Noe Valley, San
Francisco. He has now learned "more about seismic retrofitting than
I really want to know." Apparently, classmate Jonathan Fox
lives across the street with his wife, Nikki, and their
Carlaftes has been living in Los Angeles since 1994 with his
wife, Dolores, an actress and writer. He just joined Metropolitan
Talent Agency, where he represents television and feature
writer-producers and directors as well as novelists. His clients
have written for shows like Mad About You and Diagnosis
Murder and directed episodes of The Practice and L.A.
Doctors, among other shows. Dino practiced law in New York for
nine years prior to his move out West.
Michelsohn and his wife, Adina, have been married for almost 12
years and have four children: Zachary (10), David (8), Jonathan (6)
and Eliana (2). "Yes, finally a girl." Arie is returning to
Finnegan, Henderson in D.C. as an associate, practicing trial and
appellate patent litigation. Andrew Cytroen and Anda Ansons
Cytroen B'83 are delighted to report the birth of their third son,
Jacob Daniel Cytroen, born January 16, 1999.
Sumereau was recently promoted to director of operations at
Nassau Broadcasting, which operates 21 Radio Stations in N.Y., N.J.
and Pa. Deepak Awasthi has been promoted to associate
professor of neurosurgery (tenured) at Louisiana State University
School of Medicine in New Orleans and the director of neurotrauma
at the Medical Center of Louisiana in New Orleans. Charles
Shugart and his wife, Shannon, have a third son, Zachary
Daniel, and an active house. Their architecture practice is growing
rapidly and accumulating local AIA awards in a booming Seattle
economy. Louis Orfanella and his wife, Marie, welcomed their
second child, Marygrace Faith, in January 1998. Lou would like to
hear from the "12 Jay Procrastinators." Somehow we missed their
group shot in the yearbook!
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Zapolsky, in the wake of his former law firm's demise, has
become a litigation partner in the Seattle office of Dorsey &
Whitney. He has lived in Seattle with his wife, Lindsay Brown, and
their son, Ian, for five years. David is considering leaving law
altogether to become a full-time tee-ball coach.
Hayes has been a partner at Boies & Schiller in New York
Cousin and his wife Barbara recently had their second child,
Eli Steven. Their first boy, Sam, just turned three. Brian
continues as a partner in the New York and New Jersey offices of
Vedder, Price, Kaufman, & Kammholz, where he specializes in
commercial litigation and employment law.
Miniet has joined a start-up management consulting firm at
their Wall Street office. The firm, Capital Markets Company,
provides strategic, operational and IT advice and counseling to
firms doing business in capital markets around the world. Luis is
the director of budgeting and planning; his e-mail address is
Vinciguerra recently had an article entitled "Campus Protesting
Made Easy" published in The New York Times. The article, decidedly
tongue-in-cheek, provides advice to campus activists and
administrators alike on behavioral guidelines for protests and