Columbia mourns the passing of three members of its community who made significant contributions to the University. Trustee emeritus Edward Costikyan (CC’47, Law’49) was a notable political adviser in New York who was credited with shaping modern day Manhattan policies. Known as the “go to guy” for both political parties, Costikyan was appointed separately by Republican Governor Nelson Rockefeller and Mayor Rudolph Guiliani, then later by Democratic Governor Mario Cuomo and Mayor Edward Koch.
However, its funding will run out at the end of December 31 and the Roundtable will cease. “This is our final deprivation report,” said Cassidy. “However, we hope that our work will not end and that the deprivation index will be seen as a valuable tool for policy makers to improve the lives of low income people in Kingston.” The Roundtable participated with the City of Kingston and the United Way to develop a community plan on poverty reduction and last month presented the Living Wage for Kingston report.
While emphasizing winning the Cup was a lot of fun, MacLean admitted it was a lot of work too. He said the coaching staff put in a tremendous amount of game preparation, which obviously proved beneficial in the long run. While emphasizing he likes his job MacLean did concede he would some day like to be a head coach in the National Hockey League.
President Spar will preside over the Commencement ceremony, confer the Barnard Medals of Distinction, present the degree candidates, and address the Class of 2012, their family and friends, and faculty, staff and guests of Barnard. The graduates will also hear from Jolyne Caruso FitzGerald ’81, chair of the Barnard Board of Trustees and CEO of the Alberleen Group. Helene D.
So I lost my Clementine. Be fooled by the cheery melody. The song tells of a 49er daughter, Clementine, and her death by drowning in a duck pond while the singer watches. “If Councillor Pesola knew or was likely to have known that any discussion regarding the water meter investigation would likely discover the resultant reduction in the amount of water billings to her business interests, then she would have a Conflict, added Heayn. An open meeting, after declaring a conflict of interest, Councillor Pesola should not take part in the discussions. In a closed session, Councillor Pesola must leave the room altogether.
A bigger problem is how to define a transition goal. I simply counted the total number of points from players listed as transition or defense. Guys like Kiel Matisz, Jordan Hall, Mark Steenhuis, and even Dhane Smith have jumped back and forth from transition to offense in different years, so we have to be careful how they are listed in those years.