139th Annual Alumni Gala Dinner
THE 2019 TOWNSEND HARRIS MEDALISTS
Established in 1933 by a gift from the class of 1906 for recognition of outstanding postgraduate achievement in their chosen fields.
Dr. Michael Baden '55
Board-certified forensic pathologist, former Chief Medical Examiner of New York City and host of HBO's Autopsy.
Dr. Darlene Ehrenberg '63
Pioneering and innovative psychoanalyst, distinguished clinician, respected teacher and an internationally recognized scholar and writer in the field.
Dr. Allen Hershkowitz '78
Widely recognized environmental scientist, activist, writer, lecturer and strategic sustainability advisor. Recently appointed Environmental Science Advisor to the New York Yankees.
Dr. Guillermo Linares '75
First Dominican-born elected to public office in the U.S. (1991). Served on NYC Council 1992-2001.
THE 71STJOHN H. FINLEY AWARD
In recognition of exemplary dedicated service to the City of New York and the nation, while enhancing the quality of life of its people.
Dr. Michio Kaku
Renowned theoretical physicist, futurist and popularizer of science. Co-founder of the String Theory and Professor at CCNY and CUNY Graduate Center.