10 Notable alumni of
SUNY College at Potsdam

SUNY College at Potsdam is 2722nd in the world, 930th in North America, and 882nd in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 10 notable alumni from SUNY College at Potsdam sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. T. Coraghessan Boyle

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    T. Coraghessan Boyle
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1948-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Thomas Coraghessan Boyle, also known as T. C. Boyle and T. Coraghessan Boyle, is an American novelist and short story writer. Since the mid-1970s, he has published sixteen novels and more than 100 short stories. He won the PEN/Faulkner award in 1988, for his third novel, World's End, which recounts 300 years in upstate New York.

  2. Chris Lee

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    Chris Lee
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    Chris Lee is a Canadian former professional ice hockey defenceman who last played with Metallurg Magnitogorsk in the Kontinental Hockey League (KHL).

  3. Stephanie Blythe

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    Stephanie Blythe
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1970-.. (age 51)
    Occupations
    singeropera singer
    Biography

    Stephanie Blythe is an American mezzo-soprano who has had an active international career in operas and concerts since the early 1990s. She is particularly associated with the Metropolitan Opera in New York City, with whom she has performed annually since her debut with the company in 1995. In 2014 she starred as Gertrude Stein in the world premiere of 27, an opera composed by Ricky Ian Gordon with libretto by Royce Vavrek, and commissioned for her by the Opera Theatre of Saint Louis.

  4. William Buell Richards

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    William Buell Richards
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1815-1889 (aged 74)
    Occupations
    judgepoliticianlawyer
    Biography

    Sir William Buell Richards, was the first Chief Justice of Canada.

  5. Daniel Decker

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    Daniel Decker
    Occupations
    composersinger
    Biography

    Daniel Decker is a Puerto Rican composer, singer and recording artist, who has produced work blending musical influences from many cultures.

  6. Guoping Feng

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    Guoping Feng
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    20th Century
    Occupations
    university teacherneuroscientist
    Biography

    Guoping Feng is a Chinese-American neuroscientist. He is the Poitras Professor of Neuroscience at the McGovern Institute for Brain Research in the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at MIT and member of the Stanley Center for Psychiatric Research at Broad Institute. He is most notable for studying the synaptic mechanisms underlying psychiatric disease. In addition to developing many genetic-based imaging tools for the study of molecular mechanisms in the brain, he has generated and characterized rodent models of obsessive-compulsive disorder, autism spectrum disorders, and schizophrenia. Feng has also shown that some autism-like behaviors can be corrected in adult mice by manipulating the expression of the SHANK3 gene.

  7. John Gerrish

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    John Gerrish
    Years
    1910-2010 (aged 100)
    Occupations
    composer
    Biography

    John O'Neill Gerrish was an American composer of the 20th century, best known for The Falcon, a cappella piece for SATB based on the Middle or Early Modern English Corpus Christi Carol.

  8. Ludvik Toplak

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    Ludvik Toplak
    Born in
    Slovenia Flag Slovenia
    Years
    1942-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    diplomatlawyerpoliticianbusinessperson
    Biography

    Ludvik Toplak is a Slovenian law professor and academic administrator, and former politician, ambassador, and member of the Parliament. He is vice-president of the Alma Mater Europaea and former rector of the University of Maribor. He is a member of the European Academy of Sciences and Arts.

  9. Lisa Casalino

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    Lisa Casalino
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1972-.. (age 49)
    Occupations
    jazz musician
    Biography

    Lisa A. Hertzner, known professionally as Lisa Casalino, is an American jazz singer and songwriter.

  10. Michael Eric Robinson

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    Michael Eric Robinson
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    composer
    Biography

    Michael Eric Robinson is an American composer associated with both contemporary classical music and computer music. His work is influenced by jazz, Indian classical music and European musical traditions.