Yearly Archives: 2012

 

17

Dec

 

Alumni young and old gathered at JP Morgan Chase on Madison Avenue on Monday, December 10 for a reception with MSU President Lou Anna K. Simon and newly-appointed Vice President of Research and Graduate Studies, Dr. Stephen Hsu.

The group had the opportunity to mingle and enjoy a diverse spread of hors d’oeuvres in a
very festive atmosphere.

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Recap: Dean of Michigan State Law School at NYC Mixer

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22

Oct

 

Joan Howorth, Dean of the MSU College of Law, joined our local law school alumni on Friday night in the boardroom of Foley & Lardner LLP. The notable law firm’s Park Avenue address and stunning views of the Empire State Building from the 39th floor were the perfect setting for a little autumn hobnobbing with several of New York’s greatest legal minds.

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College of Music Dean James Forger, Honens Laureate Minsoo Sohn, and MSU Alumni Club of Greater NY President Greg Hauser. 

08

Oct

 

Minsoo Sohn sparkled.

The Assistant Professor of Music at MSU delighted a sell-out audience at Carnegie Hall’s Zankel Hall on Saturday evening, October 6th with a piano recital that featured virtuoso performances of works from the 18th, 19th, and 20th Centuries.

Exhibiting an “intellectual sensitivity” at the keyboard, Mr.

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Attendees enjoy the fare at Heartland Brewery during Spartan Fall Fest 2012 

23

Sep

 

Spartan Fall Fest 2012 was held on September 21st, at the Heartland Brewery in New York City’s Empire State Building. Spartans ranging in graduation year from 2012 to those who graduated over 50 years ago had the opportunity to meet each other and build upon their common Michigan State experiences.

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MSU Spartan Alumni of the Week: Helen Rosenthal 

25

Aug

 

A few Spartan questions for Helen Rosenthal:

Q: What was your major at MSU and what year did you graduate?
A: I graduated from James Madison College in 1982 with a Bachelor’s in Political Theory and Socio-Economic Policy.

Q: What are you doing now for work?

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2012 Travel T-shirt Contest 

12

Aug

 

Where in the world have you been wearing your “I Spartan NY” T-shirt?

We’re looking for the best photos from around the world of people wearing our Club’s signature T-shirt. Submit your best pictures in our 2 prize categories: farthest away from New York City and the most unusual place.

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2012 MSU Spartan Family Picnic 

11

Aug

 

More than 40 New York area Spartans gathered beneath the pines in Central Park’s Ross Pinetum on a beautiful Saturday afternoon for our Annual Spartan Family Picnic. Alums were joined by two new Spartans of the Class of 2016, three NY area current students, and several MSU student interns.

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25

Jun

 

Early Saturday morning, a few dozen Spartans journeyed to the Bronx Zoo for a “fun-formational”  tour led by zoo enthusiast and chapter president, Greg Hauser. Greg admits that zoo visits were a highlight of his childhood, prompting him to earn his degree in Zoology from Michigan State.

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New York Alumnae of the Week Jennifer Skylakos 

11

Jun

 

A few Spartan questions for Jennifer Skylakos:

Q: What was your major at MSU and what year did you graduate?
A: Political Science / International Relations, 1996.

Q: What are you doing now for work?
A: I am a Managing Partner at a boutique executive search firm called Sousou Partners.

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MSU Alumni Club of Greater New York's Spartan of the Week: Alison Bregstein 

27

May

 

A few Spartan questions for Alison Bregstein:

Q: What was your major at MSU and what year did you graduate?
A: I graduated with a BA in Spanish in 1992.

Q: What are you doing now for work?
A: I sell high-end Italian furniture to the Architectural and Design community.

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