12 Notable alumni of
SUNY Empire State College

SUNY Empire State College is 2233rd in the world, 760th in North America, and 717th in the United States by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 12 notable alumni from SUNY Empire State College sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Alan Rachins

    Alan Rachins
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Occupations
    television actorwriterfilm actorvoice actorscreenwriter
    Biography

    Alan Leonard Rachins is an American television actor, known for his role as Douglas Brackman in L.A. Law which earned him both Golden Globe and Emmy nominations, and his portrayal of Larry (Dharma's hippie father) on the television series Dharma & Greg.

  2. Julie Carmen

    Julie Carmen
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1954-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    actorfilm actorpsychotherapistdancertelevision actor
    Biography

    Julie Carmen is an American actress, dancer and a licensed psychotherapist. She came to prominence onscreen in the 1980s, for her role in John Cassavetes' film, Gloria (1980), opposite Gena Rowlands.

  3. Kenny Barron

    Kenny Barron
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    pianistcomposerpedagoguejazz musicianrecording artist
    Biography

    Kenny Barron is an American jazz pianist, who has appeared on hundreds of recordings as leader and sideman and is considered one of the most influential mainstream jazz pianists since the bebop era.

  4. Sarah Schulman

    Sarah Schulman
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1958-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    authornovelistuniversity teacherwriter
    Biography

    Sarah Miriam Schulman is an American novelist, playwright, nonfiction writer, screenwriter, gay activist, and AIDS historian. She is a Distinguished Professor of the Humanities at College of Staten Island (CSI) and a Fellow at the New York Institute for the Humanities. She is a recipient of the Bill Whitehead Award.

  5. Mae Ngai

    Mae Ngai
    Years
    1951-.. (age 71)
    Occupations
    historian
    Biography

    Mae Ngai is an American historian and Lung Family Professor of Asian American Studies and Professor of History at Columbia University. She focuses on nationalism, citizenship, ethnicity, immigration, and race in 20th-century United States history.

  6. Ginny Brown-Waite

    Ginny Brown-Waite
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1943-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Virginia Brown-Waite is the former U.S. Representative for Florida's 5th congressional district, serving from 2003 until 2011. She is a member of the Republican Party and a founder of Maggie's List.

  7. Carl Potts

    Carl Potts
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    comics artist
    Biography

    Carl Potts is an American comics artist, writer, teacher, and editor best known for creating the series Alien Legion for the Marvel Comics imprint Epic Comics.

  8. Dola de Jong

    Dola de Jong
    Born in
    Netherlands Flag Netherlands
    Years
    1911-2003 (aged 92)
    Occupations
    writernovelist
    Biography

    Dola de Jong was a Jewish Dutch-American writer. She is most well-known for her publication of The Tree and the Vine in 1954, which depicts a lesbian relationship.

  9. Miriam Weiner

    Miriam Weiner
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1942-.. (age 80)
    Enrolled in SUNY Empire State College
    Graduated with bachelor's degree in Jewish studies and Holocaust studies
    Occupations
    genealogistcolumnistwriterarchivistresearcher
    Biography

    Miriam Weiner is an American genealogist, author, and lecturer who specializes in the research of Jewish roots in Poland and the former Soviet Union. Weiner is considered to be one of the pioneers of contemporary Jewish genealogy through her work to open up archives and is described as a trail-blazing, highly respected guide and leading authority on archival holdings and resources in pre-war Belarus, Lithuania, Moldova, Poland, and Ukraine.

  10. Robert Castelli

    Robert Castelli
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1949-.. (age 73)
    Occupations
    politicianjournalistintelligence analyst
    Biography

    Robert J. Castelli is an American security consultant, professor and media personality from Goldens Bridge, New York. He served two terms as a member of the New York State Assembly, representing northeastern Westchester County, New York.

  11. Willa Schneberg

    Willa Schneberg
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1952-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    poetwriter
    Biography

    Willa Hope Schneberg is an American poet. She has published four full-length poetry collections, including In The Margins Of The World (Plain View Press), winner of the 2002 Oregon Book Award; Box Poems (Alice James Books); Storytelling In Cambodia (Calyx Books); and Rending the Garment (Mudfish/Box Turtle Press). The letterpress chapbook, The Books of Esther, was produced in conjunction with her interdisciplinary exhibit at the Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education. The Naked Room is forthcoming from (Broadstone Books).

  12. Lita Talarico

    Lita Talarico
    Occupations
    graphic designer
    Biography

    Lita Talarico is a co-founder and co-chair of the School of Visual Arts MFA Design Program in New York City. She also co-founded the SVA Masters Workshop in Italy, an ongoing summer program. She also teaches and lectures on design entrepreneurism around the world.